Janousek Family History

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Janousek Name Meaning

Czech (Janoušek): from a pet form of Jan, Czech form of John.

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


Similar surnames: Janicek, Janacek, Janecek, Matousek, Janosik, Marousek, Jakubek

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Janousek Family Origin

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Janousek Family Occupations

What did your Janousek ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Janousek occupation in the USA was Cattle Raiser. 17% of Janousek's were Cattle Raisers. Cattle Raiser, Farm Laborer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Janousek. A less common occupation for the Janousek family was Farming.

View Census data for Janousek | Data not to scale

  • Cattle Raiser

    17%
  • Farm Laborer

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Farming

    17%

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

Janousek Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Janousek Life Expectancy

What is the average Janousek lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Janousek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Janousek in 1952 was 41, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Janousek

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Janousek 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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