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Janson Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Jansen, Janssen, and Jansson. English: patronymic from the personal name Jan, a medieval form of John.

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

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Janson Family Origin

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Janson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Farming

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Janson. The most common Janson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Janson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Janson family was Farming.

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Janson Life Expectancy

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