Luger Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from Lugau in Saxony and Brandenburg (of Slavic origin, from a word meaning ‘swamp’), or from any of several places named with Middle High German luoc ‘hiding place’, ‘ambush’. Lueg is a common place name in the Tyrol, and the surname is particularly frequent in Bavaria and Austria. Jewish (Ashkenazic): unexplained.

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

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Luger Family Origin

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Luger Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Paper Hanger

    11%
  • Boarding House

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Luger family was Boarding House. The most common Luger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 11% of Luger's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Paper Hanger were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Luger.

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Luger Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Luger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Luger in 1963 was 67, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Luger

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