Janus Family History

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Janus Name Meaning

Polish: from the personal name Janus, a derivative of Jan.

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

Similar surnames: Janos, Janas, Janusz, Janes, Jans, Janda, Hanus, Jansa, Janek, Janey

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Janus Family Origin

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Janus Family Occupations

What did your Janus ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Revenue were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Janus. 29% of Janus men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Barber
  • Bootmaker
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Revenue

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

Janus Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Janus. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Janus 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Janus. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Janus. For the veterans among your Janus ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Janus Life Expectancy

What is the average Janus lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Janus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Janus in 1944 was 30, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Janus

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Janus 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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