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Montez Name Meaning

Portuguese (Montez, also Montês): topographic name for a mountain dweller, from montês ‘of the mountain’. Spanish: from a variant of the adjective montés, having the same meaning as 1.

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


Similar surnames: Monte, Montes, Montel, Montet, Monty, Monts, Montero, Montz, Monto

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Montez Family Origin

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Montez Family Occupations

What did your Montez ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Montez family was Farmer. The most common Montez occupation in the USA was Laborer. 30% of Montez's were Laborers. Laborer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Montez.

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  • Laborer

    30%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Farmer

    7%

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Montez Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Montez ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Montez Life Expectancy

What is the average Montez lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, Montez life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Montez in 1946 was 37, and 71 in 2004.

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