Montel Family History

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Montel Name Meaning

Southern French: topographic name from Occitan montell ‘little mountain’.

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


Similar surnames: Montet, Motel, Mantel, Montez, Monte, Montes, Mont, Monty, Montejo

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Montel Family Origin

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Montel Family Occupations

What did your Montel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Montel family was Cigar Maker. The most common Montel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Montel's were Farmers. Farmer, Baker By Trade and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Montel.

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  • Farmer

    54%
  • Baker By Trade

    8%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Cigar Maker

    8%

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

Montel Historical Records

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Census Record

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

Search 1940's US census records for Montel

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Montel. 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 Montel. For the veterans among your Montel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Montel Life Expectancy

What is the average Montel lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Montel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Montel in 1954 was 50, and 50 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Montel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Montel 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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