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Januszewski Family History

Januszewski Name Meaning

Polish: habitational name for someone from Januszewo or Januszewice, both named with the personal name Janusz.

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


Similar surnames: Janiszewski, Banaszewski, Jaroszewski, Matuszewski, Laszewski

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Where is the Januszewski family from?

You can see how Januszewski families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Januszewski family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Januszewski families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 3 Januszewski families living in Indiana. This was 100% of all the recorded Januszewski's in the USA. Indiana had the highest population of Januszewski families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Januszewski surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Januszewski ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Januszewski. 33% of Januszewski men worked as a Laborer and 19% of Januszewski women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Januszewski were Carpenter and Floor Worker.

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

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    33%
  • Machinist
    9%
  • Farmer
    9%
  • Carpenter
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
    19%
  • Packer
    19%
  • Roller
    13%
  • Floor Worker
    13%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Januszewski. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Januszewski census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 565 immigration records available for the last name Januszewski. 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 Cards

There are 862 military records available for the last name Januszewski. For the veterans among your Januszewski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Januszewski lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2003, in the United States, Januszewski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Januszewski in 1953 was 31, and 72 in 2003.

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