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Montour Name Meaning

Possibly a respelling of French Montoir, a habitational name from a place called Montoir-de-Bretagne.

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


Similar surnames: Mondor, Mentor, Moncur, Montone, Montoro, Latour, Monty, Montano

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Montour Family Origin

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Montour Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Black Smith

    8%
  • Dress Making

    8%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Montour family was Dress Making. Farmer, Laborer and Black Smith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Montour. The most common Montour occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Montour's were Farmers.

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Montour Historical Records

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Montour Life Expectancy

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