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Where is the Jans family from?
You can see how Jans families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Jans family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Jans families were found in USA in 1920. In 1840 there was 1 Jans family living in Indiana. This was about 33% of all the recorded Jans's in USA. Indiana and 2 other states had the highest population of Jans families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Jans surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Jans. 34% of Jans men worked as a Farmer and 24% of Jans women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Jans were Salesman and Bookkeeper. .