Janda Family History

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Janda Name Meaning

Czech and Polish: from a derivative of the personal name Jan.

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

Similar surnames: Landa, Janca, Manda, Jansa, Jandl, Banda, Janos, Janiga, Janka, Kanda

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Janda Family Origin

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Janda Family Occupations

What did your Janda ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Basket Maker and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Janda. 17% of Janda men worked as a Basket Maker and 38% of Janda women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Janda were Road Passenger Transport T Thaffic Clerk and Incapacitated

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Basket Maker
  • Basket Marker Worker
  • Bnet Manager Scientific Inst Factory
  • Road Passenger Transport T Thaffic Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Foreign Correspondent
  • Hand Bag Machinist
  • Incapacitated

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Janda Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Janda. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Janda 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Janda. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 3,000 military records available for the last name Janda. For the veterans among your Janda ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Janda Life Expectancy

What is the average Janda lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Janda life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Janda in 1947 was 49, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Janda

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Janda 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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