Luy Name Meaning

German: unexplained. Possibly an altered spelling of French Louis. Spanish: probably a variant spelling of the Catalan family name Lluí, which is most probably derived from an old personal name based on Latin Lucinus.

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


Similar surnames: Loy, Ley, Luc, Lua, Lay, Luz, Guy, Luty, Lum, Goy

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Luy Family Origin

Where is the Luy family from?

Luy Family Occupations

What did your Luy ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the UK named Luy.

View Census data for Luy | Data not to scale

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    100%

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

Luy Historical Records

What Luy family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Luy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Luy census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Luy

Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Luy. 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.

View all Luy immigration records

Draft Card

There are 446 military records available for the last name Luy. For the veterans among your Luy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Luy military records

You've only scratched the surface of Luy family history.

Luy Life Expectancy

What is the average Luy lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Luy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Luy in 1963 was 73, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Luy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Luy 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.

Famous Luy Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED