Luk Name Meaning

Dutch: from a vernacular form of the personal name Lucas. Chinese : Cantonese variant of Lu 3. Chinese : Cantonese variant of Lu 6.

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


Similar surnames: Louk, Luka, Lux, Luc, Lui, Lok, Lau, Lum, Kuk, Luke

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Luk Family Origin

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Luk Family Occupations

What did your Luk ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeps House and Cook were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Luk. A less common occupation for the Luk family was Laborer. The most common Luk occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Luk's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Keeps House

    13%
  • Cook

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%

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Luk Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Luk. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Luk 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 Luk. 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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Draft Card

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

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Luk Life Expectancy

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Between 1967 and 2004, in the United States, Luk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Luk in 1967 was 70, and 81 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Luk ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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