Jansson Family History

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Jansson Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Jan, a reduced form of Johannes (see John). Americanized spelling of Jansen.

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

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Jansson Family Origin

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Jansson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    71%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Machinist

    7%
  • Upholsterer

    7%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Machinist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jansson. A less common occupation for the Jansson family was Upholsterer. The most common Jansson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 71% of Jansson's were Farmers.

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Jansson Historical Records

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Jansson Life Expectancy

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Famous Jansson Family

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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)

Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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