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Montrose Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from the place so named in the county of Angus.

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


Similar surnames: Melrose, Montague, Moros, Montjoy, Montroy, Montante, Monterroso

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Montrose Family Origin

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Montrose Family Occupations

What did your Montrose ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Montrose occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Montrose's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Montrose family was Undertaker. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Montrose.

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Undertaker

    5%

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

Montrose Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Montrose. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Montrose 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 Montrose. 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 Montrose. For the veterans among your Montrose ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Montrose Life Expectancy

What is the average Montrose lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Montrose life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Montrose in 1948 was 46, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Montrose

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Montrose 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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