Jayne Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English personal name Jan, a variant of John. (As a personal name, Jane was not specialized as a female form until the 17th century.)

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


Similar surnames: Fayne, Wayne, Laine, Haynes, Jahn, Jane, Mayne, Pane, Rayner, Jone

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Jayne Family Origin

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Jayne Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    15%
  • French Polisher

    4%
  • Iron Moulder

    4%
  • None

    4%

In 1881, the most common Jayne occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 15% of Jayne's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, French Polisher and Iron Moulder were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jayne. A less common occupation for the Jayne family was None.

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Jayne Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Jayne life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Jayne in 1945 was 57, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jayne

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