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Luthi Family History

Luthi Name Meaning

Swiss German (Lüthi): from a pet form of a Germanic personal name formed with liut- ‘people’ as the first element.

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


Similar surnames: Lutz, Lutke, Lueth, Uthe, Luten, Lauth, Gluth, Luthy, Auth, Luh

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Where is the Luthi family from?

You can see how Luthi families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Luthi family name was found in the USA, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Luthi families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 6 Luthi families living in Kansas. This was about 23% of all the recorded Luthi's in the USA. Kansas and 1 other state had the highest population of Luthi families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Luthi surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Luthi ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Seamstress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Luthi. 58% of Luthi men worked as a Farmer and 42% of Luthi women worked as a Seamstress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Luthi were Farm Laborer and Housekeeper.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    58%
  • Laborer
    11%
  • Farming
    11%
  • Farm Laborer
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Seamstress
    42%
  • Stenographer
    25%
  • Housework
    17%
  • Housekeeper
    17%
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What Luthi family records will you find?

Census Records

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

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Passenger Lists

There are 929 immigration records available for the last name Luthi. 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 Cards

There are 396 military records available for the last name Luthi. For the veterans among your Luthi ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Luthi lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Luthi life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Luthi in 1962 was 63, and 79 in 2004.

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