Janowiak Family History

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Janowiak Name Meaning

Polish: patronymic from the personal name Jan.

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


Similar surnames: Jankowiak, Jaskowiak, Janowicz, Janiak, Janosik, Jackowiak, Janczak

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Janowiak Family Origin

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Janowiak Family Occupations

What did your Janowiak ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Machine Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Janowiak. 14% of Janowiak men worked as a Laborer and 11% of Janowiak women worked as a Machine Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Janowiak were Assembler and Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    14%
  • Farmer
    5%
  • Foreman
    5%
  • Assembler
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Machine Operator
    11%
  • Housewife
    7%
  • Housework
    7%
  • Laborer
    7%

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

Janowiak Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Janowiak. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Janowiak 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 202 immigration records available for the last name Janowiak. 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 365 military records available for the last name Janowiak. For the veterans among your Janowiak ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Janowiak Life Expectancy

What is the average Janowiak lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Janowiak life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Janowiak in 1956 was 45, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Janowiak

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Janowiak 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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