Jachens Family History

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Jachens Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Athens, Achen, Machen, Sachen, Richens, Jackels, Jahns, Rachels

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Jachens Family Origin

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Jachens Family Occupations

What did your Jachens ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Private 1st Class and House Work were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Jachens. 50% of Jachens men worked as a Private 1st Class

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Private 1st Class
  • Owner

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • House Work

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

Jachens Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Jachens. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jachens 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Jachens. 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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Draft Card

There are 131 military records available for the last name Jachens. For the veterans among your Jachens ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jachens Life Expectancy

What is the average Jachens lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Jachens life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Jachens in 1961 was 68, and 83 in 2004.

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