Jang Family History

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Jang Name Meaning

Chinese : variant of Zhang 1. Korean: variant of Chang

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


Similar surnames: Gang, Jung, Pang, Tang, Ang, Kang, Wang, Jong, Bang, Hang

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Jang Family Origin

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Jang Family Occupations

What did your Jang ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Jang occupation in the USA was Confectioner. 33% of Jang's were Confectioners. Confectioner and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Jang. A less common occupation for the Jang family was Roap Maker.

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  • Confectioner

    33%
  • Keeping House

    33%
  • Roap Maker

    33%

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

Jang Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Jang Life Expectancy

What is the average Jang lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Jang life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Jang in 1956 was 39, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jang

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jang 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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