Lucht Name Meaning

North German: nickname from Middle Low German lucht ‘clumsy’, ‘left-handed’. North German: topographic name from Middle Low German lucht ‘elevated spot’ ‘loft’. German and Dutch: topographic name from Lucht ‘cleared area’, related to Middle High German liuhten ‘to shine’, ‘be bright’. Dutch: nickname for a lightweight person, from lucht ‘air’.

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


Similar surnames: Luecht, Licht, Hecht, Lust, Luchs, Recht, Leicht, Fuchs, Ruch, Loch

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Lucht Family Origin

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Lucht Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Painter

    6%
  • Wire Mill

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Lucht occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Lucht's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lucht family was Wire Mill. Farmer, Laborer and Painter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lucht.

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Lucht Historical Records

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Lucht Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Lucht life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Lucht in 1944 was 30, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lucht

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