Montes Family History

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Montes Name Meaning

Spanish and Portuguese: topographic name, a plural form of Monte. Dutch: patronymic from a short form of a Germanic compound personal name formed with -mund ‘protection’ as the final element. Compare Raymond.

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

Similar surnames: Montesi, Monte, Mente, Mont, Montez, Gentes, Monge, Mynes, Monts

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Montes Family Origin

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Montes Family Occupations

What did your Montes ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Montes family was Farm Laborer. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Montes. The most common Montes occupation in the USA was Laborer. 38% of Montes's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Farm Laborer


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Montes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Montes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Montes 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Montes. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Montes. For the veterans among your Montes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Montes Life Expectancy

What is the average Montes lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Montes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Montes in 1945 was 43, and 68 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Montes 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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