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Janota Name Meaning

Czech: from the personal name Jan (Czech form of John), with the augmentative ending -ota. Portuguese: nickname from janota ‘chic’, ‘elegant’.

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


Similar surnames: Janca, Janos, Jansa, Jantz, Jansma, Janka, Janda, Janet, Janiga

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Janota Family Origin

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Janota Family Occupations

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Janota Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Janota. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Janota 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Janota. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Janota. For the veterans among your Janota ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Janota Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Janota life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Janota in 1955 was 30, and 81 in 2004.

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