First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Janke

Barbara Janke is a politician.


Karin was born on October 14th, 1963.


Dexter Janke is an athlete for the Calgary Stampeders. Dexter was born on October 4th, 1992 in Edmonton.


Grant Janke is a rugby player. Grant was born on November 2nd, 1990 in Cape Town, South Africa.


Toni Janke is a singing and lawyer. She plays Vocals.


Fred Janke was a football player for the Michigan Wolverines football. Fred was born on April 28th, 1917. He breathed his last breath on January 24th, 2009.


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Popularity of Janke as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Janke U.S.
  White 94.97% 64.26%
  African American 0.33% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.40% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.28% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.58% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.44% 16.26%

Of Last Name Janke

People with the last name Janke are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Janke

  • How Popular is the name Janke? As a last name Janke was the 8,330th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Janke first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Janke is Wednesday, March 3rd, 1880.
  • How unique is the name Janke? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Janke. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Janke: Your name in reverse order is Eknaj. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Jeank. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Janke? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 3,977 people with the last name Janke.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Janke? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 1 of them will have Janke as their last name.

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