Lucht Family History

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Lucht Name Meaning

North German: nickname from Middle Low German lucht ‘clumsy’, ‘left-handed’. North German: topographic name from Middle Low German lucht ‘elevated spot’ ‘loft’. German and Dutch: topographic name from Lucht ‘cleared area’, related to Middle High German liuhten ‘to shine’, ‘be bright’. Dutch: nickname for a lightweight person, from lucht ‘air’.

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

Similar surnames: Luecht, Licht, Hecht, Lust, Luchs, Recht, Leicht, Fuchs, Ruch, Loch

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Lucht Family Origin

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Lucht Family Occupations

What did your Lucht ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lucht occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Lucht's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lucht family was Wire Mill. Farmer, Laborer and Painter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lucht.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Painter

  • Wire Mill


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

Lucht Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Lucht. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lucht 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Lucht. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, 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 Lucht. For the veterans among your Lucht ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lucht Life Expectancy

What is the average Lucht lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Lucht life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Lucht in 1944 was 30, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lucht

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lucht 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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