Janko Family History

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Janko Name Meaning

Polish, Ukrainian, Czech, and Slovenian; Hungarian (Jankó): from a pet form of the Slavic personal name Jan, Slovenian Janez, Hungarian János, vernacular forms of Latin Johannes (see John). Jewish (Ashkenazic): from a pet form of the personal name Yakov (see Jacob).

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

Similar surnames: Danko, Hanko, Panko, Jank, Janka, Franko, Manko, Janco, Janos, Jasko

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Janko Family Origin

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Janko Family Occupations

What did your Janko ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Janko occupation in the UK was Boot Maker. 100% of Janko's were Boot Makers.

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  • Boot Maker


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Janko Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Janko. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Janko 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Janko. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Janko. For the veterans among your Janko ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Janko Life Expectancy

What is the average Janko lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Janko life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1951. The average life expectancy for Janko in 1951 was 100, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Janko

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Janko 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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