Mont Family History

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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 1881, Teamster, Butcher and Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mont. A less common occupation for the Mont family was Dress Maker. The most common Mont occupation in Canada was Teamster. 30% of Mont's were Teamsters.

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  • Teamster

  • Butcher

  • Clerk

  • Dress Maker


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Mont ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mont 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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