Luks Name Meaning

Dutch: patronymic from Luk. Czech: from a reduced form of the personal name Lukáš, Czech equivalent of Lucas. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Luchs ‘lynx’.

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


Similar surnames: Luka, Lukas, Lukes, Luke, Luk, Lucks, Lucas, Leys, Lueke, Muns

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Luks Family Origin

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Luks Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    33%
  • Picture Frame Dealer

    33%
  • Switchtender

    33%

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In 1880, the most common Luks occupation in the USA was Laborer. 33% of Luks's were Laborers. Laborer and Picture Frame Dealer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Luks. A less common occupation for the Luks family was Switchtender.

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Luks Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Luks life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Luks in 1962 was 74, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Luks

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