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Janowski Family History

Janowski Name Meaning
Polish and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from Janów, Janowo, or Janowice, all places named with the personal name Jan.

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

23,010 Historical Documents with Janowski on Ancestry.com
7,772 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,731 Military Records
2,459 Immigration Records
5,484 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Janowski Families

  • Number of Janowski families
     23 - 44
     8 - 22
     1 - 7
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Janowski last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Janowski census records

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Janowski Family Origin

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Janowski Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Janowski

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Janowski Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Janowski census records

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Military Service by Janowski

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