Luk Name Meaning

Dutch: from a vernacular form of the personal name Lucas. Chinese : Cantonese variant of Lu 3. Chinese : Cantonese variant of Lu 6.

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


Similar surnames: Louk, Luka, Lux, Luc, Lui, Lok, Lau, Lum, Kuk, Luke

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Luk Family Origin

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Luk Family Occupations

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In 1939, Fireman No 1 and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Luk. 34% of Luk men worked as a Fireman No 1 and 67% of Luk women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Luk were Seaman and Unpaid Domestic

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Fireman No 1
    34%
  • Plumbers Brass Dresser
    34%
  • Seaman
    34%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    67%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    34%

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

Luk Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Luk. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Luk 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Luk. 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 965 military records available for the last name Luk. For the veterans among your Luk ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Luk Life Expectancy

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Between 1967 and 2004, in the United States, Luk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Luk in 1967 was 70, and 81 in 2004.

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