Janda Family History

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Janda Name Meaning

Czech and Polish: from a derivative of the personal name Jan.

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


Similar surnames: Landa, Janca, Manda, Jansa, Jandl, Banda, Janos, Janiga, Janka, Kanda

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Janda Family Origin

Where is the Janda family from?

Janda Family Occupations

What did your Janda ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Janda. A less common occupation for the Janda family was Carver. The most common Janda occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Janda's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Carver

    4%

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

Janda Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Janda Life Expectancy

What is the average Janda lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Janda life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Janda in 1947 was 49, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Janda

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Janda 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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