Janey Name Meaning

English: from a pet form of the personal name Jan (see Jayne).

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


Similar surnames: Janney, Janes, Janet, Baney, Janek, Haney, Maney, Yaney, Aney, Jane

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Janey Family Origin

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Janey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    19%
  • Farm Laborer

    14%
  • Barber

    5%

In 1880, the most common Janey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Janey's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Janey family was Barber. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Janey.

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Janey Historical Records

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Janey Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1940 and 2004, Janey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Janey in 1940 was 36, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Janey

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