Johanns Family History

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Johanns Name Meaning

North German and Latvian (Johans): patronymic from the personal name Johann, Johannes (see John).

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


Similar surnames: Johann, Johannes, Johannsen, Joanis, Yohannes, Johns, Jons, Johanek

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Johanns Family Origin

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Johanns Family Occupations

What did your Johanns ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farming, Keeping House and Manufactures Tobacco were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Johanns. A less common occupation for the Johanns family was Marble Cutter. The most common Johanns occupation in the USA was Farming. 13% of Johanns's were Farmings.

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  • Farming

    13%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Manufactures Tobacco

    13%
  • Marble Cutter

    13%

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

Johanns Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Johanns Life Expectancy

What is the average Johanns lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Johanns life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Johanns in 1961 was 58, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Johanns

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Johanns 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.

Famous Johanns Family

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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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