Janko Name Meaning

Polish, Ukrainian, Czech, and Slovenian; Hungarian (Jankó): from a pet form of the Slavic personal name Jan, Slovenian Janez, Hungarian János, vernacular forms of Latin Johannes (see John). Jewish (Ashkenazic): from a pet form of the personal name Yakov (see Jacob).

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


Similar surnames: Danko, Hanko, Panko, Jank, Janka, Franko, Manko, Janco, Janos, Jasko

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Janko Family Origin

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Janko Family Occupations

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  • Cegar Maker

    33%
  • Lumber Merchant

    33%
  • Wks Cigar Factory

    33%

In 1880, the most common Janko occupation in the USA was Cegar Maker. 33% of Janko's were Cegar Makers. A less common occupation for the Janko family was Wks Cigar Factory. Cegar Maker and Lumber Merchant were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Janko.

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Janko Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Janko life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1951. The average life expectancy for Janko in 1951 was 100, and 87 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Janko

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