Luhr Name Meaning

North German (Lühr): reduced form of Lüder (see Lueder).

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


Similar surnames: Luhrs, Uhr, Luer, Lahr, Lohr, Luhn, Luh, Duhr, Muhr, Kuhr

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Luhr Family Origin

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Luhr Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Peddler

    12%
  • Dry Goods

    6%
  • Farming

    6%

In 1880, the most common Luhr occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Luhr's were Farmers. Farmer, Peddler and Dry Goods were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Luhr. A less common occupation for the Luhr family was Farming.

Source: Census data for Luhr | Data not to scale

Luhr Historical Records

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Luhr Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Luhr life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Luhr in 1957 was 41, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Luhr

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