Monville Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Monville Name Meaning

French: habitational name from Monville in Calvados or Montville in Seine-Maritime, both named with Old French mont ‘mountain’, ‘hill’ (see Mont 1) + ville ‘demesne’, ‘estate’ (later ‘village’, ‘town’). In some instances the name may be from Monville in Fronville in Namur province, Belgium.

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

Similar surnames: Colville, Fonville, Moranville, Carville, Manville, Douville, Neville

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Monville Family Origin

Where is the Monville family from?

Monville Family Occupations

What did your Monville ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Monville. 7% of Monville men worked as a Salesman and 45% of Monville women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Monville were Baker and Repairlady

View Census data for Monville | Data not to scale

United States shown, England data unavailable

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
  • Weaver
  • Aperalar Deletape
  • Baker

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
  • Seamstress
  • Ancshetieists
  • Repairlady

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

Monville Historical Records

What Monville family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 957 census records available for the last name Monville. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Monville census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Monville

Passenger List

There are 261 immigration records available for the last name Monville. 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.

View all Monville immigration records

Draft Card

There are 402 military records available for the last name Monville. For the veterans among your Monville ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Monville military records

You've only scratched the surface of Monville family history.

Monville Life Expectancy

What is the average Monville lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2003, in the United States, Monville life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Monville in 1950 was 40, and 47 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Monville

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Monville ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Monville Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name