Janning Family History

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Janning Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: patronymic from a reduced form of the personal name Johann (see John).

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

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Janning Family Origin

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Janning Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Cooper

    8%
  • Farming

    8%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Janning. The most common Janning occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Janning's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Janning family was Farming.

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Janning Life Expectancy

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