Luy Name Meaning

German: unexplained. Possibly an altered spelling of French Louis. Spanish: probably a variant spelling of the Catalan family name Lluí, which is most probably derived from an old personal name based on Latin Lucinus.

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


Similar surnames: Loy, Ley, Luc, Lua, Lay, Luz, Guy, Luty, Lum, Goy

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Luy Family Origin

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Luy Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Keeping House

    18%
  • Keeps House

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%

In 1880, the most common Luy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Luy's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Keeps House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Luy. A less common occupation for the Luy family was Laborer.

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Luy Historical Records

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Luy Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Luy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Luy in 1963 was 73, and 86 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Luy

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