Jani Family History

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Jani Name Meaning

Indian (Gujarat): Hindu (Brahman) name, from Sanskrit jñani ‘knowing’, ‘learned’.

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


Similar surnames: Dani, Sani, Rai, Mani, Hari, Wali, Tani, Janik, Jans, Zani

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Jani Family Origin

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Jani Family Occupations

What did your Jani ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Jani occupation in the USA was Sheep Raiser. 100% of Jani's were Sheep Raisers.

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  • Sheep Raiser

    100%

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

Jani Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Jani Life Expectancy

What is the average Jani lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Jani life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Jani in 1964 was 72, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jani

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jani 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 Jani Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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