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Montano Name Meaning

Spanish and Portuguese: nickname or topographic name from the adjective montano ‘from the mountains’. Italian: topographic name from Italian montano ‘mountain’, or a habitational name from a place called Montano, in particular Montano Antilia in Salerno province, or the district of Caianello in Caserta so named. Italian: from the personal name Montano, from Latin montanus ‘mountain dweller’.

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

Similar surnames: Montesano, Montana, Montalbo, Montagna, Montalto, Morano, Montante

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Montano Family Origin

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Montano Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Montano family was Keeping House. Laborer, Farmer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Montano. The most common Montano occupation in the USA was Laborer. 37% of Montano's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Keeping House


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Montano Historical Records

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Montano Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, Montano life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Montano in 1945 was 30, and 66 in 2004.

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