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Mont Name Meaning

Catalan and French: topographic name for someone who lived on or near a hill, from Catalan and Old French mont ‘mountain’, ‘hill’ (Latin mons, genitive montis). Dutch: nickname from Middle Dutch monde ‘mouth’, perhaps denoting someone with a large or loud one. Dutch: from a short form of a Germanic personal name ending in -mond (from mund ‘protection’; compare Raymond.) Dutch (de Mont): kinship name from Middle Dutch mond ‘guardian’.

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


Similar surnames: Pont, Munt, Monty, Monte, Mount, Monk, Most, Mort, Monts, Font

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Mont Family Origin

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Mont Family Occupations

What did your Mont ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Labourer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Mont. 22% of Mont men worked as a Labourer and 17% of Mont women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mont were Machinist and Prospector

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Labourer
    22%
  • Farmer
    14%
  • Journalier
    6%
  • Machinist
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Housekeeper
    17%
  • Manufacture
    17%
  • Operator
    17%
  • Prospector
    17%

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

Mont Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 17,000 census records available for the last name Mont. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mont 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Mont. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 23,000 military records available for the last name Mont. For the veterans among your Mont ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mont Life Expectancy

What is the average Mont lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Mont life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Mont in 1945 was 27, and 88 in 2004.

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