Janczak Family History

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Janczak Name Meaning

Polish: patronymic from Janek, a pet form of the personal name Jan.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Barczak, Janeczek, Matczak, Antczak, Stanczak, Janca, Jurczak, Janiak

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Janczak Family Origin

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Janczak Family Occupations

What did your Janczak ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Seamstress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Janczak. 17% of Janczak men worked as a Laborer and 8% of Janczak women worked as a Seamstress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Janczak were Helper and Assembler

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Cotton Farmer
  • Farmer
  • Helper

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Seamstress
  • Laborer
  • Apprentor Parver Machine
  • Assembler

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Janczak Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Janczak. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Janczak census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 530 immigration records available for the last name Janczak. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 492 military records available for the last name Janczak. For the veterans among your Janczak ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Janczak Life Expectancy

What is the average Janczak lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Janczak life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Janczak in 1956 was 41, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Janczak

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Janczak ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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