Montpetit Family History

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Montpetit Name Meaning

French: nickname possibly representing maupetit ‘bad child’, from Old French mal, mau ‘bad’ + petit ‘small (one)’. Compare Monfils.

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


Similar surnames: Petit, Montante, Montfort, Minett, Montera, Mostert, Mondesir

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Montpetit Family Origin

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Montpetit Family Occupations

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  • School

    18%
  • Cultivateur

    8%
  • Journalier

    8%
  • Journeyman

    8%

In 1881, School, Cultivateur and Journalier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Montpetit. The most common Montpetit occupation in Canada was School. 18% of Montpetit's were Schools. A less common occupation for the Montpetit family was Journeyman.

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Montpetit Historical Records

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Montpetit Life Expectancy

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