Janisse Family History

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Janisse Name Meaning

Possibly a respelling of French Janisset, from a pet form of Jan, a variant spelling of Jean, French equivalent of John.

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


Similar surnames: Janis, Janice, Janssen, Manis, Jansson, Jasso, Janousek, Jansa

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Janisse Family Origin

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Janisse Family Occupations

What did your Janisse ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Janisse family was Works On R.R.. The most common Janisse occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Janisse's were Farmers. Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Janisse.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Works On R.R.

    25%

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

Janisse Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Janisse Life Expectancy

What is the average Janisse lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Janisse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Janisse in 1953 was 23, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Janisse

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Janisse 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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