Jaynes Family History

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Jaynes Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Jayne.

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


Similar surnames: Janes, Haynes, Joynes, Ayles, Gaynes, Baynes, Jayne, Baines, Bayes

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Jaynes Family Origin

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Jaynes Family Occupations

What did your Jaynes ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jaynes. The most common Jaynes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Jaynes's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Jaynes family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%
  • Farming

    3%

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

Jaynes Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Jaynes Life Expectancy

What is the average Jaynes lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Jaynes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Jaynes in 1944 was 31, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jaynes

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jaynes 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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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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