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Monteith Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from a place in Perthshire, named in Gaelic as ‘hill pasture (above) the Teith’, from monadh ‘hill pasture’ + Teith, a river name of obscure origin. This name was introduced to Ulster, where it is now quite numerous in certain areas, particularly County Tyrone.

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


Similar surnames: Montet, Montalto, Montella, Montesi, Montante, Longwith, Monte

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Monteith Family Origin

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Monteith Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    5%
  • Annuitant

    4%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Coal Miner

    2%

In 1881, the most common Monteith occupation in the UK was Labourer. 5% of Monteith's were Labourers. Labourer, Annuitant and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Monteith. A less common occupation for the Monteith family was Coal Miner.

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Monteith Historical Records

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Monteith Life Expectancy

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