Janz Family History

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Janz Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: patronymic from the personal name Jan, a reduced form of Johann(es) (see John).

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

Similar surnames: Jans, Jantz, Jan, Jank, Ganz, Jann, Sanz, Danz, Ranz, Manz

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Janz Family Origin

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Janz Family Occupations

What did your Janz ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Janz. 55% of Janz men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Labourer

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

Janz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Janz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Janz 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Janz. 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 Janz. For the veterans among your Janz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Janz Life Expectancy

What is the average Janz lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Janz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Janz in 1941 was 31, and 79 in 2004.

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