Luftig Family History

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Luftig Name Meaning

German: nickname for a carefree fellow, from Middle High German luft ‘air’ (see Luft) + -ig, adjectival ending.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Lustig, Luft, Hurtig, Feig, Lust, Sittig, Luning, Ruffing, Fettig

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Luftig Family Origin

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Luftig Family Occupations

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Luftig Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Luftig. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Luftig census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Luftig. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Luftig. For the veterans among your Luftig ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Luftig Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Luftig life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Luftig in 1960 was 47, and 86 in 2004.

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