Luedtke Family History

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Luedtke Name Meaning

North German (Lüdtke): from a pet form of the personal name Ludolf (see Ludolph). This is a frequent name in East and West Prussia and the Ruhr.

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


Similar surnames: Liedtke, Lutke, Luedecke, Hedtke, Luebke, Lueke, Ludtke, Lemke

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Luedtke Family Origin

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Luedtke Family Occupations

What did your Luedtke ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Luedtke. 29% of Luedtke men worked as a Farmer and 12% of Luedtke women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Luedtke were Machinist and Farm Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    29%
  • Laborer
    14%
  • Farm Laborer
    9%
  • Machinist
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    12%
  • Stenographer
    11%
  • Laborer
    11%
  • Farm Laborer
    10%

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

Luedtke Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Luedtke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Luedtke 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 770 immigration records available for the last name Luedtke. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Luedtke. For the veterans among your Luedtke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Luedtke Life Expectancy

What is the average Luedtke lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Luedtke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Luedtke in 1957 was 46, and 77 in 2004.

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