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Luke Early Origins



The surname Luke 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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Luke Spelling Variations


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Luke Spelling Variations



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

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Luke Early History


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Luke Early History



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

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Luke Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Luke Early Notables (pre 1700)



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

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Luke In Ireland


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Luke In Ireland



Some of the Luke 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:

Luke Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • William Luke, who arrived in Virginia in 1654
  • Edward Luke, who arrived in Maryland in 1665
  • Sarah Luke, who landed in Maryland in 1665
  • Charles Luke, who arrived in Maryland in 1671
  • Nathaniel Luke, who landed in New Jersey in 1677
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Luke Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Christian Luke, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1761
  • Jacob Luke settled in Boston in 1762

Luke Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • James Luke, who arrived in New York, NY in 1811
  • Samuel Luke, who arrived in New York, NY in 1816
  • John Luke, who landed in New York, NY in 1836
  • Frederich Luke, aged 37, arrived in New York, NY in 1852
  • Alice Luke, aged 58, landed in New York in 1862
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Luke Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century

  • Thomas Luke, who arrived in Halifax, Nova Scotia in 1749-1752
  • Mr. Nicholas Luke U.E. who settled in Canada c. 1784 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Rubincam, Milton. The Old United Empire Loyalists List. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 1976. (Originally published as; United Empire Loyalists. The Centennial of the Settlement of Upper Canada. Rose Publishing Company, 1885.) ISBN 0-8063-0331-X
  • Mr. Philip Luke U.E. who settled in Canada c. 1784 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Rubincam, Milton. The Old United Empire Loyalists List. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 1976. (Originally published as; United Empire Loyalists. The Centennial of the Settlement of Upper Canada. Rose Publishing Company, 1885.) ISBN 0-8063-0331-X

Luke Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • Christina Luke arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Lloyds" in 1838 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) LLOYDS from London 1838. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1838Lloyds.htm
  • Samuel Luke arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Success" in 1848
  • Richard Luke, aged 23, arrived in South Australia in 1855 aboard the ship "Rodney"
  • Thomas Luke (aged 24) arrived in South Australia in 1856 aboard the ship "Aliquis"
  • John Luke a miner, arrived in South Australia in 1857 aboard the ship "Sumner"
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Luke Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century

  • William Luke, aged 27, a railway labourer, arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Helenslee" in 1864
  • Jane Luke, aged 20, arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Helenslee" in 1864
  • Louisa Luke, aged 20, arrived in Wellington, New Zealand aboard the ship "Soukar" in 1874
  • Ward Luke, aged 32, a labourer, arrived in Wellington, New Zealand aboard the ship "Woodlark" in 1874
  • Harriet Luke, aged 30, arrived in Wellington, New Zealand aboard the ship "Woodlark" in 1874
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Luke (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Luke (post 1700)



  • Tommy Luke, American Republican politician, Delegate to Republican National Convention from Oregon, 1944, 1948, 1952
  • Samuel S. Luke, American Republican politician, Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from Hawaii Territory, 1952; Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from Hawaii, 1960
  • Samuel Luke, American politician, U.S. Consul in Belfast, 1820-30
  • John W. Luke, American politician, Member of Iowa railroad commission, 1891-95
  • Jim Luke, American Democrat politician, Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1944
  • James Luke, American politician, U.S. Consul in Belfast, 1815-20
  • J. S. Luke, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1948
  • Grover C. Luke, American Democrat politician, Candidate for Connecticut State House of Representatives from Enfield, 1926
  • Dean Luke, American politician, Independent Candidate for Virgin Islands legislature from St. Thomas-St.John, 2000
  • Charlie Luke, American Democrat politician, Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Utah, 2004
  • ... (Another 5 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ Rubincam, Milton. The Old United Empire Loyalists List. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 1976. (Originally published as; United Empire Loyalists. The Centennial of the Settlement of Upper Canada. Rose Publishing Company, 1885.) ISBN 0-8063-0331-X
  2. ^ State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) LLOYDS from London 1838. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1838Lloyds.htm

Other References

  1. Shirley, Evelyn Philip. Noble and Gentle Men of England Or Notes Touching The Arms and Descendants of the Ancient Knightley and Gentle Houses of England Arranged in their Respective Counties 3rd Edition. Westminster: John Bowyer Nichols and Sons, 1866. Print.
  2. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
  3. Sanders, Joanne McRee Edition. English Settlers in Barbados 1637-1800. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  4. Foster, Joseph. Dictionary of Heraldry Feudal Coats of Arms and Pedigrees. London: Bracken Books, 1989. Print. (ISBN 1-85170-309-8).
  5. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
  6. Weis, Frederick Lewis, Walter Lee Sheppard and David Faris. Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists Who Came to New England Between 1623 and 1650 7th Edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0806313676).
  7. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
  8. Magnusson, Magnus. Chambers Biographical Dictionary 5th edition. Edinburgh: W & R Chambers, 1990. Print.
  9. Library of Congress. American and English Genealogies in the Library of Congress. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1967. Print.
  10. Hitching, F.K and S. Hitching. References to English Surnames in 1601-1602. Walton On Thames: 1910. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0181-3).
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The Luke Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Luke 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 16 August 2016 at 19:26.

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