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Louks Early Origins



The surname Louks was first found in Berwickshire where they held a family seat from early times and their first records appeared on the early census rolls taken by the early Kings of Britain to determine the rate of taxation of their subjects.

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Louks Spelling Variations


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Louks Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Luck, Luke, Louk, Louke, Loucks, Lucke and others.

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Louks Early History


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Louks Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Louks research. Another 229 words (16 lines of text) covering the years 1600, 1567, 1582, 1691, 1580 and 1647 are included under the topic Early Louks History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Louks Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Louks Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 27 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Louks Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Louks In Ireland


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Louks In Ireland



Some of the Louks family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 105 words (8 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Louks Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Peter Louks, aged 32, landed in Pennsylvania in 1738
  • Catherine Louks, who landed in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1772
  • Juliana Louks, who landed in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1772

Louks Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Elijah Wm. Louks, aged 27, who emigrated to the United States, in 1910

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Contemporary Notables of the name Louks (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Louks (post 1700)



  • Brian T. Louks, American camera operator, known for his visual effects and work on Human Nature (2001) and Batman: Dead End (2003)
  • Kevin Louks, American actor
  • Howard G. Louks, American politician, Representative from California 21st District, 1948

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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Hitching, F.K and S. Hitching. References to English Surnames in 1601-1602. Walton On Thames: 1910. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0181-3).
    2. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    3. Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin, Eds. Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8).
    4. Burke, Sir Bernard. Burke's Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry: Including American Families with British Ancestry. (2 Volumes). London: Burke Publishing, 1939. Print.
    5. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    6. Ingram, Rev. James. Translator Anglo-Saxon Chronicle 1823. Print.
    7. Holt, J.C. Ed. Domesday Studies. Woodbridge: Boydell, 1987. Print. (ISBN 0-85115-477-8).
    8. Crispin, M. Jackson and Leonce Mary. Falaise Roll Recording Prominent Companions of William Duke of Normandy at the Conquest of England. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    9. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    10. Dunkling, Leslie. Dictionary of Surnames. Toronto: Collins, 1998. Print. (ISBN 0004720598).
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    The Louks Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Louks Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 1 December 2015 at 15:26.

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