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Struck Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: topographic name from Middle Low German struk, Middle Dutch struuc ‘bush’.

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

Similar surnames: Strunk, Stuck, Strick, Strack, Kruck, Strutz, Strutt, Strauch, Stock

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Where is the Struck family from?

You can see how Struck families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Struck family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Struck families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 4 Struck families living in New Jersey. This was 100% of all the recorded Struck's in the USA. New Jersey had the highest population of Struck families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Struck surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Struck ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Struck. 21% of Struck men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Struck women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Struck were Clerk and Housework.

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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
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Stenographer
  • Maid
  • Housework
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What Struck family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 18,000 census records available for the last name Struck. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Struck 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Struck. 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 13,000 military records available for the last name Struck. For the veterans among your Struck ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Struck lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Struck life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Struck in 1944 was 23, and 74 in 2004.

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