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Moncrieff Name Meaning

Scottish: variant spelling of Moncrief. This is the more common spelling in Scotland.

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

Similar surnames: Muncrief, Moncrief, Moncure, Montieth, Muncie, Conniff, Montie

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Where is the Moncrieff family from?

You can see how Moncrieff families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Moncrieff family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Moncrieff families were found in and Scotland in 1841and Scotland in 1851and Scotland in 1861and Scotland in 1871and Scotland in 1881and Scotland in 1891and Scotland in 1901. In 1891 there were 51 Moncrieff families living in London. This was about 19% of all the recorded Moncrieff's in the UK. London had the highest population of Moncrieff families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Moncrieff surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Moncrieff ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Physician and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Moncrieff. 34% of Moncrieff men worked as a Physician and 71% of Moncrieff women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Moncrieff were Incapacitated and Invalid.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Physician
  • Carpenter joiner
  • Incapacitated

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Private Means
  • Incapacitated
  • Invalid
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Moncrieff. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Moncrieff. For the veterans among your Moncrieff ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Moncrieff lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Moncrieff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Moncrieff in 1956 was 54, and 79 in 2004.

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