Luff Name Meaning

English, Scottish, and Irish: variant of Love 1–3. Dutch: from Luffo, a pet form a personal name such as Ludolph.

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


Similar surnames: Cuff, Puff, Huff, Duff, Buff, Luft, Loff, Luk, Cluff, Ruff

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Luff Family Origin

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Luff Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    7%
  • Labourer

    5%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Bricklayer

    4%

In 1881, Farmer, Labourer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Luff. The most common Luff occupation in the UK was Farmer. 7% of Luff's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Luff family was Bricklayer.

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Luff Historical Records

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Luff Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Luff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Luff in 1957 was 54, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Luff

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