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Luyen Family History

Luyen Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Luten, Luken, Lyon, Layer, Leven, Lye, Lubin, Uren, Luton, Mayen

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Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Luyen surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
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What did your Luyen ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 24 census records available for the last name Luyen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Luyen 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 44 immigration records available for the last name Luyen. 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 9 military records available for the last name Luyen. For the veterans among your Luyen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Luyen lifespan?

Between 1988 and 2003, in the United States, Luyen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Luyen in 1988 was 72, and 80 in 2003.

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