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Montjoy Name Meaning

Either an altered form of Mountjoy or, more likely, an Americanized spelling of French Montjoie, a habitational name from a place so named, for example in Pas-de-Calais. This name occurs chiefly in SC.

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


Similar surnames: Mountjoy, Montroy, Montney, Monty, Montesi, Montet, Morton, Montminy

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Montjoy Family Origin

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Montjoy Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    69%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Farming

    6%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Montjoy. A less common occupation for the Montjoy family was Farming. The most common Montjoy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 69% of Montjoy's were Farmers.

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Montjoy Historical Records

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Montjoy Life Expectancy

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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