Janke Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: from a pet form of Jan (see John).

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

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Janke Family Origin

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Janke Family Occupations

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  • Going To School

    39%
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Cultivateur

    6%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Janke family was Cultivateur. The most common Janke occupation in Canada was Going To School. 39% of Janke's were Going To Schools. Going To School, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Janke.

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Janke Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Janke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Janke in 1944 was 36, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Janke

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