The Lufe Genealogy and Family Tree Page

Welcome to the Lufe Family page at Surname Finder, a service of Genealogy Today. Our editors have compiled this checklist of genealogical resources, combining links to commercial databases along with user-contributed information and web sites for the Lufe surname. As additional sources for vital records, original documents, vintage photographs and surname-based DNA projects are discovered, this page is updated to offer the best list for researching Lufe ancestry. Share this page on Twitter!

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The Lufe Family Tree

Everyone has different reasons for building a family tree; your personal motiviation will influence whether the Lufe family tree has more depth or breadth. Have you struck a Lufe brick wall? Read "Efficient and Effective Research Tips" for some helpful advice.

Best Tree Collections for Discovering Lufe Ancestors

Lufe Genealogy

Sometimes two people can look at the same handwritten record, and come up with different spellings of the name. Be creative when searching for your Lufe ancestors -- we often search for misspellings intentionally to see if we missed any records. Genealogy is more than just searching through databases. Articles like "Digital Books and Microfilm" can help accelerate your Lufe research.

Top Five Genealogy Databases to Search for Lufe

Census records are among the most useful records available for family tree building. There are currently count of matching Lufe records matching Lufe records at Ancestry.com! Start exploring this online Lufe family history resource today.

Death Records

Military Records

Origins of the Lufe Surname

There are no clear, concise answers to why or how one of your Lufe ancestors took on the surname. It may have been based on their occupation or a distinguising physical trait. Keep in mind that it was not unusual for a last name to be altered as an ancestor entered a new country.

Lufe DNA Projects

Don't believe the hype! When DNA testing was first made available for genealogical purposes, some companies boasted how it could solve all your Lufe family tree mysteries. DNA testing can be a useful tool, when applied properly to a given research issue. If you're not sure how DNA testing could aid your Lufe research, read "Utilizing DNA in Family History Research".

Lufe Family History

Every family has a different history, and every document you discover about your Lufe ancestors will help paint a picture that can be shared with your relatives. Whether you are a beginner or expert genealogists, knowing How do I find my Lufe family history on the Internet? is always useful.

Photo Collections

Networking with Lufe Researchers

When it comes families and genealogy research, it's important to remember that different people may have different information: some may even have inherited one-of-a-kind family documents or photos, and the best way to connect with these family members is by posting a message board query -- often in the process of collaboration, you can build a more complete picture of your ancestor or ancestral family. The article "The Art of Posting Queries" provides some valuable tips for posting successful Lufe queries.

You may also want to consider posting a query to the Community Message Boards at Genealogy Today to get assistance from other researchers on your most elusive Lufe ancestors.

Lufe Achievements & Celebrities

Web Sites & Blogs with Lufe Research

If you are having difficulty locating records for the last name of Lufe, contact the folks at ProGenealogists for a free research estimate. You may also find it helpful to read, "When, Why and How to Hire a Professional Genealogist."

RootsWeb search of US Naturalization Records
RootsWeb search of Obituary Daily Times
RootsWeb search of Social Security Death Index

To recommend your web site/blog for inclusion on this page, please submit a link to the user-contributed directory at Genealogy Today. Your web page may appear once its content has been reviewed by our editors.

Upcoming Lufe Family Reunions

Pedigree charts and family group records are important genealogical tools, so bringing or creating on site a big family pedigree (or family tree) is sure to draw attention; at the same time, have plenty of blank family group sheets available for individual families to complete and submit to go into a "Lufe family record book," which you can then digitize and share -- you can then bring the physical book back to the next reunion, adding new families each time. The article "A Great Way to Unite a Newly-Found Family" may provide you with tips for hosting a successful Lufe reunion.

See Also

Luphe   Lupfe   Loofe   Luf   Ufe  

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Surname Finder, The Lufe Genealogy and Family Tree Page [on-line resource], New Providence, NJ, USA: Genealogy Today LLC, 2018.

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