Janiak Family History

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Janiak Name Meaning

Polish: patronymic from the personal name Jan.

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

Similar surnames: Janik, Janak, Janowiak, Janczak, Jonak, Janiga, Janas, Janda, Janice

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Janiak Family Origin

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Janiak Family Occupations

What did your Janiak ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Janiak. 9% of Janiak men worked as a Laborer and 12% of Janiak women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Janiak were Farmer and Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Cutter
  • Farmer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
  • Machine Operator
  • Packer
  • Maid

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

Janiak Historical Records

What Janiak family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Janiak. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Janiak 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 595 immigration records available for the last name Janiak. 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 700 military records available for the last name Janiak. For the veterans among your Janiak ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Janiak Life Expectancy

What is the average Janiak lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Janiak life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Janiak in 1944 was 31, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Janiak

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Janiak 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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