Janovsky Family History

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Janovsky Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Janowski.

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

Similar surnames: Janowsky, Makovsky, Janofsky, Jablonsky, Sadowsky, Janowski, Yanofsky

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Janovsky Family Origin

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Janovsky Family Occupations

What did your Janovsky ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Janovsky. 24% of Janovsky men worked as a Laborer and 20% of Janovsky women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Janovsky were Machinist and Laundress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Proprietor
  • Machinist

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
  • Housekeeper
  • Saleslady
  • Laundress

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

Janovsky Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Janovsky. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Janovsky 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 586 immigration records available for the last name Janovsky. 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 487 military records available for the last name Janovsky. For the veterans among your Janovsky ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Janovsky Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Janovsky life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Janovsky in 1962 was 79, and 77 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Janovsky 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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