Janca Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Janca Name Meaning

Czech (Janca): from Janca, and Slovak (Janc?a, Janc?o): from Janc?a, a derivative of the personal name Jan, vernacular form of Greek Ioannes (see John). Americanized spelling of Hungarian Janka or Jancsa, pet forms of the personal name János, Hungarian form of John.

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


Similar surnames: Janco, Janka, Jansa, Janos, Danca, Janda, Jack, Hance, Jach, Mancl

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Janca Family Origin

Where is the Janca family from?

Janca Family Occupations

What did your Janca ancestors do for a living?

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

View Census data for Janca

Janca Historical Records

What Janca family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Janca. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Janca census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Janca

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Janca. 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.

View all Janca immigration records

Draft Card

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

View all Janca military records

You've only scratched the surface of Janca family history.

Janca Life Expectancy

What is the average Janca lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Janca life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Janca in 1954 was 46, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Janca

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Janca 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.

Famous Janca Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Look up another name