Lux Name Meaning

German and Dutch: patronymic from a vernacular form of Lucas. German: variant of Luchs. French: habitational name from places so named in the Côte-d’Or, Haute-Garonne, and Saône-et-Loire.

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


Similar surnames: Luc, Luk, Rux, Laux, Lum, Lex, Lue, Luy, Lust, Lau

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Lux Family Origin

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Lux Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Butcher

    5%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lux family was Butcher. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lux. The most common Lux occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Lux's were Farmers.

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Lux Historical Records

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Lux Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Lux life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Lux in 1944 was 44, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lux

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