Mountain Family History

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Mountain Name Meaning

English: topographic name from Old French montagne ‘mountain’ (see Montagne). Irish: either of Norman origin, as 1, or an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Manntáin (see Manton 2).

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


Similar surnames: Fountain, Mountjoy, Costain, Mount, Montagne, Boutin, Mccurtain

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Mountain Family Origin

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Mountain Family Occupations

What did your Mountain ancestors do for a living?

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  • Coal Miner

    7%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Mountain family was Agricultural Labourer. The most common Mountain occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 7% of Mountain's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mountain.

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Mountain Historical Records

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Mountain Life Expectancy

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Famous Mountain Family

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)

Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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