Janacek Family History

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Janacek Name Meaning

Czech (Janácek): from a pet form of the personal name Jan, vernacular form of Latin Johannes (see John).

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


Similar surnames: Janicek, Janecek, Janak, Juracek, Vanicek, Janek, Jacek, Janeczek

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Janacek Family Origin

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Janacek Family Occupations

What did your Janacek ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Janacek occupation in the USA was Segar Maker. 33% of Janacek's were Segar Makers. Segar Maker and Tailor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Janacek. A less common occupation for the Janacek family was Work In Grist Mill.

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  • Segar Maker

    33%
  • Tailor

    33%
  • Work In Grist Mill

    33%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Janacek ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Janacek Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Janacek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Janacek 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 Janacek. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Janacek. For the veterans among your Janacek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Janacek Life Expectancy

What is the average Janacek lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Janacek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Janacek in 1963 was 69, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Janacek

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Janacek ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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