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Montag Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Middle High German mantac, German Montag ‘Monday’. As a German name, this was a nickname for someone who had a particular association with this day of the week, probably because he owed feudal service then. As a Jewish name, it is either ornamental or it may have been adopted or given with reference to the day of registration of the surname.

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


Similar surnames: Sonntag, Monday, Monat, Sontag, Monnig, Mittag, Sondag, Monte, Mont

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Montag Family Origin

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Montag Family Occupations

What did your Montag ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Montag occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Montag's were Farmers. Farmer, Tailor and Bar Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Montag. A less common occupation for the Montag family was Boot & Shoe Maker.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Tailor

    8%
  • Bar Keeper

    4%
  • Boot & Shoe Maker

    4%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Montag ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Montag Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Montag. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Montag census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Montag. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Montag. For the veterans among your Montag ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Montag Life Expectancy

What is the average Montag lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Montag life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Montag in 1960 was 45, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Montag 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.

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