Lustig Family History

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Lustig Name Meaning

German, Dutch, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a person of a cheerful disposition, from Middle High German lustig ‘merry’, ‘carefree’, Middle Dutch lustighe, German lustig. As a Jewish name it is mainly ornamental.

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

Similar surnames: Luftig, Lust, Hurtig, Sittig, Lusty, Ludwig, Lauster, Austin, Blust

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Lustig Family Origin

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Lustig Family Occupations

What did your Lustig ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lustig family was Baker. The most common Lustig occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Lustig's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lustig.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Cigar Maker

  • Baker


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

Lustig Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Lustig. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lustig 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 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Lustig. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Lustig. For the veterans among your Lustig ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lustig Life Expectancy

What is the average Lustig lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Lustig life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Lustig in 1952 was 44, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lustig

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lustig 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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