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Origins of the Louks surname

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About the Loukses

We have a total number of 415 records for people with the last name Louks.

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Where do most Loukses live?

In 1921, most Loukses lived in Yorkshire.

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Interesting facts about Loukses

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We have 335 records for the Louks surname. The oldest one dates back to 1926.

Who were Loukses most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Louks first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Loukses

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Loukses in 1921
Dress Maker


General Servant Domestic


Lace Mender




Warehouse Girl


Common Male occupations for Loukses in 1921
Coal Miner


Farm Hands


Errand Boy


Shoe Maker


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