Lunz Family History

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Lunz Name Meaning

nickname for a careless or slovenly person, from Middle High German lunzen ‘to doze’. habitational name from Lunz in Tyrol.

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


Similar surnames: Lenz, Lurz, Lontz, Glunz, Lung, Lust, Lind, Linz, Lund, Lutz

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Lunz Family Origin

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Lunz Family Occupations

What did your Lunz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lunz. A less common occupation for the Lunz family was Boot & Shoemaker. The most common Lunz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Lunz's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Baker

    5%
  • Boot & Shoemaker

    5%

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

Lunz Historical Records

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Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Lunz Life Expectancy

What is the average Lunz lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Lunz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Lunz in 1952 was 30, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lunz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lunz 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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