Origins Available: English, French
Anglo-Saxon tribes of Britain. It is derived from the biblical name of Jane. This name was first used in England during the 15th century, and was originally derived from the Old French Jehanne, which also had biblical origins from Johannes.
Early Origins of the Janet family
Yorkshire, where they held a family seat from very early times.
Early History of the Janet family
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Janet Spelling Variations
spelling variations are common among early Anglo-Saxon names. As the form of the English language changed, even the spelling of literate people's names evolved. Janet has been recorded under many different variations, including Janot, Janet, Jonet, Jannet, Janett, Janette, Jannett, Jenet, Jennet, Jenett and many more.
Early Notables of the Janet family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Janet family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Janet Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century
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