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Montgomery Name Meaning

English, Scottish, and northern Irish (of Norman origin): habitational name from a place in Calvados, France, so named from Old French mont ‘hill’ + a Germanic personal name composed of the elements guma ‘man’ + ric ‘power’. In Ireland this surname has been Gaelicized as Mac Iomaire and in Scotland as Mac Gumaraid.

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


Similar surnames: Mortimer, Montfort, Montford, Montjoy, Montagne, Montrose, Montminy

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Montgomery Family Origin

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Montgomery Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • School

    6%
  • Servant

    4%
  • Labourer

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Montgomery family was Labourer. Farmer, School and Servant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Montgomery. The most common Montgomery occupation in Canada was Farmer. 38% of Montgomery's were Farmers.

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Famous Montgomery Family

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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)

Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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