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Janko Family History

Janko Name Meaning
Polish, Ukrainian, Czech, and Slovenian; Hungarian (Jankó): from a pet form of the Slavic personal name Jan, Slovenian Janez, Hungarian János, vernacular forms of Latin Johannes (see John).Jewish (Ashkenazic): from a pet form of the personal name Yakov (see Jacob).

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

30,748 Historical Documents with Janko on Ancestry.com
24,252 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
991 Military Records
1,567 Immigration Records
1,960 Census and Voter Lists
1,978 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Janko Families

  • Number of Janko families
     4 - 6
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Janko Family Origin

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Janko Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Janko

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Janko Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Janko census records

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Military Service by Janko

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