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Loucks Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Laux . Compare Louck Louks and Loux . Possibly also an altered form of Flemish Louckx: patronymic from Louck a pet form of the personal name Lodewijk (see Ludwig ). Possibly also an altered form of English Louks .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Laucks, Luck, Socks, Louck, Luks, Loukas, Locke, Lauck, Lucas, Louk

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Where is the Loucks family from?

You can see how Loucks families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Loucks family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Loucks families were found in USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 287 Loucks families living in Ontario. This was about 74% of all the recorded Loucks's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Loucks families in 1911.
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What did your Loucks ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the Canada named Loucks. 51% of Loucks men worked as a Farmer and 18% of Loucks women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Loucks were Carpenter and Domestic. .

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

Top Male Occupations In 1921

  • Farmer
    51%
  • Labourer
    10%
  • Laborer
    6%
  • Carpenter
    5%

Top Female Occupations In 1921

  • Housekeeper
    18%
  • Clerk
    15%
  • Income
    15%
  • Domestic
    11%
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Passenger Lists

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There are 5,000 military records available for the last name Loucks. For the veterans among your Loucks ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Loucks lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Loucks life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Loucks in 1944 was 29, and 72 in 2004.

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