Luck Name Meaning

English and German (also found in Alsace): variant of English Luke, German Lukas. German (also Lück): from a short form of Lüdeke, a pet form of Ludolph (compare Liedtke 2) or occasionally from Ludwig or Lucas. Dutch (van Luck) and English: habitational name from Luik, the Dutch name of the Belgian city of Liège. Translation of the French Canadian secondary surnames Lachance and Lafortune.

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

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Luck Family Origin

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Luck Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    9%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Annuitant

    1%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Luck. The most common Luck occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 9% of Luck's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Luck family was Annuitant.

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Luck Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Luck life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Luck in 1942 was 54, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Luck

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