Montano Family History

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Montano Name Meaning

Spanish and Portuguese: nickname or topographic name from the adjective montano ‘from the mountains’. Italian: topographic name from Italian montano ‘mountain’, or a habitational name from a place called Montano, in particular Montano Antilia in Salerno province, or the district of Caianello in Caserta so named. Italian: from the personal name Montano, from Latin montanus ‘mountain dweller’.

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

Similar surnames: Montesano, Montana, Montalbo, Montagna, Montalto, Morano, Montante

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Montano Family Origin

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Montano Family Occupations

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

  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Keeping House


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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Montano family was Keeping House. The most common Montano occupation in the USA was Laborer. 37% of Montano's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Montano.

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Montano Life Expectancy

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