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Janeczek Family History

Janeczek Name Meaning

Polish: from a pet form of the personal name Jan.

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


Similar surnames: Janecek, Janczak, Janeczko, Janacek, Janicek, Janek, Banaszek

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Where is the Janeczek family from?

You can see how Janeczek families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Janeczek family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 4 Janeczek families living in Illinois. This was about 21% of all the recorded Janeczek's in the USA. Illinois and 1 other state had the highest population of Janeczek families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Janeczek surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Janeczek ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and New Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Janeczek. 64% of Janeczek men worked as a Laborer and 60% of Janeczek women worked as a New Worker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Janeczek were General Yard Laborer and Clerk.

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

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    64%
  • Painter
    10%
  • Machinist
    10%
  • General Yard Laborer
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • New Worker
    60%
  • Clerk
    40%
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What Janeczek family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 640 census records available for the last name Janeczek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Janeczek census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 254 immigration records available for the last name Janeczek. 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 Cards

There are 449 military records available for the last name Janeczek. For the veterans among your Janeczek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Janeczek lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Janeczek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Janeczek in 1960 was 52, and 85 in 2004.

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