Luby Family History

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Luby Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Lúbaigh, from lúbach ‘cunning’. Polish: nickname from the adjective luby ‘pleasant’, ‘beloved’.

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

Similar surnames: Luba, Lusby, Ludy, Lucy, Kuba, Kusy, Luff, Luks, Lauby, Lust

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Luby Family Origin

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Luby Family Occupations

What did your Luby ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Harness were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Luby. 16% of Luby men worked as a Farmer and 34% of Luby women worked as a Harness. Some less common occupations for Americans named Luby were Engineer and Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Clerk
  • Engineer

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Harness
  • Housekeeper
  • Laborer

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

Luby Historical Records

What Luby family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 15,000 census records available for the last name Luby. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Luby 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Luby. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Luby. For the veterans among your Luby ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Luby Life Expectancy

What is the average Luby lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Luby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Luby in 1942 was 35, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Luby

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Luby 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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