Lukey Family History

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Lukey Name Meaning

English (Devon and Cornwall): unexplained; most probably a pet form of Luke. See also Leakey.

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


Similar surnames: Luke, Lakey, Lukes, Luker, Lucey, Larkey, Lavey, Jukes, Lukac, Duke

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Lukey Family Origin

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Lukey Family Occupations

What did your Lukey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lukey occupation in the USA was Coal Miner. 16% of Lukey's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Lukey family was Carpenter. Coal Miner, Farmer and Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lukey.

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  • Coal Miner

    16%
  • Farmer

    16%
  • Miner

    16%
  • Carpenter

    11%

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

Lukey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Lukey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lukey census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Lukey

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Lukey. 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 Lukey. For the veterans among your Lukey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lukey Life Expectancy

What is the average Lukey lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Lukey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Lukey in 1960 was 51, and 58 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lukey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lukey 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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