Lukes Family History

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Lukes Name Meaning

Czech (Lukeš): from the personal name Lukáš, Czech form of Lucas.

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

Similar surnames: Luks, Lukas, Tukes, Jukes, Luke, Lucas, Lukens, Lupkes, Luk, Lukey

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Lukes Family Origin

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Lukes Family Occupations

What did your Lukes ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Waterman, Baker and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lukes. The most common Lukes occupation in the UK was Waterman. 8% of Lukes's were Watermans. A less common occupation for the Lukes family was Coal Miner.

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  • Waterman

  • Baker

  • Carpenter

  • Coal Miner


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Lukes ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Lukes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Lukes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lukes 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Lukes. 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 Lukes. For the veterans among your Lukes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lukes Life Expectancy

What is the average Lukes lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Lukes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Lukes in 1962 was 81, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lukes

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lukes ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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