Lutke Family History

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Lutke Name Meaning

North German (Lütke): from a pet form of the personal name Ludolf (see Ludolph) or of a short form of another Germanic personal name formed leud, liut ‘people’, ‘tribe’ (see Lueth) as the first element. Compare Luedecke.

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

Similar surnames: Litke, Luke, Lueke, Lutz, Lueken, Luthi, Humke, Duke, Limke, Utke

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Lutke Family Origin

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Lutke Family Occupations

What did your Lutke ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Servant were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Lutke. 42% of Lutke men worked as a Laborer and 25% of Lutke women worked as a Servant. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lutke were Mechanic and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Machine Operator
  • Mechanic

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Servant
  • Maid
  • Packer
  • Stenographer

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

Lutke Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Lutke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lutke 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 615 immigration records available for the last name Lutke. 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 524 military records available for the last name Lutke. For the veterans among your Lutke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lutke Life Expectancy

What is the average Lutke lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2003, in the United States, Lutke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Lutke in 1957 was 23, and 46 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lutke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lutke 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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