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Jansa Name Meaning

Slovenian (Janša): respelled derivative of the personal name Janž, an old spelling of Janez, Slovenian form of John.

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


Similar surnames: Janca, Jansma, Jasa, Janka, Janda, Jans, Janos, Janco, Basa, Jantz

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Jansa Family Origin

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Jansa Family Occupations

What did your Jansa ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Jansa family was Seamstress. The most common Jansa occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Jansa's were Farmers. Farmer, Lumber Dealer and Retail Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jansa.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Lumber Dealer

    20%
  • Retail Grocer

    20%
  • Seamstress

    20%

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

Jansa Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Jansa Life Expectancy

What is the average Jansa lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Jansa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Jansa in 1959 was 53, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jansa

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jansa 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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