Montross Family History

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Montross Name Meaning

Perhaps an older form of Montrose.

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


Similar surnames: Ross, Hondros, Montooth, Montuori, Montes, Kontos, Mross, Montjoy

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Montross Family Origin

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Montross Family Occupations

What did your Montross ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Montross. A less common occupation for the Montross family was Laborer. The most common Montross occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Montross's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Laborer

    4%

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

Montross Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Montross Life Expectancy

What is the average Montross lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Montross life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Montross in 1955 was 47, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Montross

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Montross 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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