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Montgomery Name Meaning

English, Scottish, and northern Irish (of Norman origin): habitational name from a place in Calvados, France, so named from Old French mont ‘hill’ + a Germanic personal name composed of the elements guma ‘man’ + ric ‘power’. In Ireland this surname has been Gaelicized as Mac Iomaire and in Scotland as Mac Gumaraid.

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


Similar surnames: Mortimer, Montfort, Montford, Montjoy, Montagne, Montrose, Montminy

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Montgomery Family Origin

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Montgomery Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    3%
  • Crofter

    3%
  • Coal Miner

    3%
  • Farmer

    3%

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

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Montgomery Historical Records

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Montgomery Life Expectancy

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Famous Montgomery Family

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)

Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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