Mortier Family History

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Mortier Name Meaning

from Old French mortier ‘mortar’, perhaps an occupational name for an alchemist or spicer, or perhaps derived from a house sign. habitational name from various places in France and Belgium, called Mortiers, for example, in Aisne and Charente-Maritime in France, or Mortier, for example, in the Belgian province of Liège.

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


Similar surnames: Mortimer, Portier, Morter, Fortier, Porter, Rottier, Courtier, Moster

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Mortier Family Origin

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Mortier Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    60%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Works Saw Mill

    20%

In 1880, the most common Mortier occupation in the USA was Laborer. 60% of Mortier's were Laborers. Laborer and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Mortier. A less common occupation for the Mortier family was Works Saw Mill.

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Mortier Historical Records

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Mortier Life Expectancy

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