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Montney Name Meaning

Americanized form of French Montenay, a habitational name from places in Mayenne and Indre, so named from Latin Montanus.

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


Similar surnames: Montjoy, Montet, Monty, Montroy, Monte, Monge, Fortney, Money, Corney

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Montney Family Origin

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Montney Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Farm Laboror

    17%
  • House Painter

    17%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Montney family was House Painter. Farmer and Farm Laboror were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Montney. The most common Montney occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Montney's were Farmers.

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Montney Historical Records

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Montney Life Expectancy

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