Luecht Family History

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Luecht Name Meaning

German (Lücht): habitational name from Lüchte near Minden. German (Lücht): from Middle Low German luchte ‘lantern’, ‘light’, hence a metonymic occupational name for someone who made lanterns or tended a light, or possibly a nickname. Dutch: from a Middle Dutch personal name.

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

Similar surnames: Lucht, Licht, Hecht, Lueck, Knecht, Leicht, Specht, Recht, Lusch

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Luecht Family Origin

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Luecht Family Occupations

What did your Luecht ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Luecht. 7% of Luecht men worked as a Farmer and 12% of Luecht women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Luecht were Machinist and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Janitor
  • Laborer
  • Machinist

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
  • Bacher
  • Burler
  • Clerk

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Luecht Historical Records

What Luecht family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 976 census records available for the last name Luecht. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Luecht 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 105 immigration records available for the last name Luecht. 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 239 military records available for the last name Luecht. For the veterans among your Luecht ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Luecht Life Expectancy

What is the average Luecht lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2003, in the United States, Luecht life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Luecht in 1955 was 49, and 80 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Luecht

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