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Origins of the Luer surname

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About the Luers

We have a total number of 206 records for people with the last name Luer.

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Where do most Luers live?

In 1921, most Luers lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Luers

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 140 records for the Luer surname. The oldest one dates back to 1850.

Who were Luers most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Luer first names?

  • John
  • Henry
  • Sarah
  • Mary

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Common jobs for Luers

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

Common Female occupations for Luers in 1921






Cook Domestic




Common Male occupations for Luers in 1921
Skilled Occupations In Manufacture Of Electrical Machinery And Accessories




Agricultural Labourer


Apprentices To Other Trades


Assistant Bird Dealer


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