Luhrsen Family History

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Luhrsen Name Meaning

North German (Lührsen): patronymic from Lühr (see Luhr).

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


Similar surnames: Luhrs, Laursen, Johnsen, Iversen, Lucken, Lahrman, Suhre, Lutjen

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Luhrsen Family Origin

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Luhrsen Family Occupations

What did your Luhrsen ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Luhrsen. 28% of Luhrsen men worked as a Laborer and 50% of Luhrsen women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Luhrsen were Switchman and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    28%
  • Farmer
    19%
  • Manager
    10%
  • Switchman
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Operator
    50%
  • Clerk
    50%

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

Luhrsen Historical Records

What Luhrsen family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 934 census records available for the last name Luhrsen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Luhrsen 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 288 immigration records available for the last name Luhrsen. 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 405 military records available for the last name Luhrsen. For the veterans among your Luhrsen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Luhrsen Life Expectancy

What is the average Luhrsen lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Luhrsen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Luhrsen in 1963 was 81, and 68 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Luhrsen

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