Luhn Name Meaning

North German: topographic name for someone who lived by the Luhn river in East Friesland, or possibly a habitational name from Luhnau near Schleswig.

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


Similar surnames: Lohn, Lahn, Kuhn, Huhn, Ruhr, Luton, Lehr, Ahn, Uhr, Rohn

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Luhn Family Origin

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Luhn Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Merchant

    10%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Tailor

    7%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Luhn family was Tailor. Farmer, Merchant and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Luhn. The most common Luhn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Luhn's were Farmers.

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Luhn Historical Records

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Luhn Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1946 and 2004, Luhn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Luhn in 1946 was 60, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Luhn

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