Montellano Family History

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Montellano Name Meaning

habitational name from Montellano in Seville province, derived from monte ‘mountain’ + llano ‘plain’ or ‘flat’. Castilianized form of Basque Mendizelai, habitational name from a town in Biscay province, derived from mendi ‘mountain’ + zelai ‘field’, ‘plain’.

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

Similar surnames: Montesano, Montella, Montelongo, Montejano, Monteleone, Montano

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Montellano Family Origin

Where is the Montellano family from?

Montellano Family Occupations

What did your Montellano ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Selk Winder were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Montellano. 75% of Montellano men worked as a Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • New Worker

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Selk Winder

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

Montellano Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 742 census records available for the last name Montellano. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Montellano census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 477 immigration records available for the last name Montellano. 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 Card

There are 86 military records available for the last name Montellano. For the veterans among your Montellano ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Montellano Life Expectancy

What is the average Montellano lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Montellano life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Montellano in 1957 was 32, and 82 in 2004.

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