Mount Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived on or near a hill, Middle English mount (from Old English munt, reinforced by Old French mont). Scottish: probably a habitational name from places so called in Peeblesshire, Fife, and Lanarkshire.

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

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Mount Family Origin

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Mount Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mount family was Carpenter. The most common Mount occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Mount's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mount.

Source: Census data for Mount | Data not to scale

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Mount Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Mount life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Mount in 1945 was 39, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mount

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