Jeans Family History

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Jeans Name Meaning

English and Scottish: patronymic from the personal name Jean (see Jayne).

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

Similar surnames: Jeanes, Jans, Jean, Jeane, Jens, Deans, Kearns, Bean, Deas, Jahns

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Jeans Family Origin

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Jeans Family Occupations

What did your Jeans ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Retired and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Jeans. 11% of Jeans men worked as a Retired and 75% of Jeans women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Jeans were Gardener and Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Retired
  • Bricklayer
  • Builders Labourer
  • Gardener

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Housewife
  • Private Means
  • Domestic Duties

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

Jeans Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 31,000 census records available for the last name Jeans. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jeans 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Jeans. 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 Jeans. For the veterans among your Jeans ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jeans Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Jeans life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Jeans in 1958 was 40, and 70 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jeans 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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