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Lukens Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Dutch Luikens (see Lueken), or German Lückens, a patronymic from the personal name Lüdeke (see Luedecke).

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


Similar surnames: Ludens, Likens, Lukins, Luke, Luks, Tukes, Luken, Lebens, Rubens

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Lukens Family Origin

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Lukens Family Occupations

What did your Lukens ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lukens family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lukens. The most common Lukens occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Lukens's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    4%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Lukens ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Lukens Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Lukens. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lukens 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 Lukens. 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 Lukens. For the veterans among your Lukens ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lukens Life Expectancy

What is the average Lukens lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Lukens life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Lukens in 1947 was 39, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lukens

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lukens 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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