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Mountain Name Meaning

English: topographic name from Old French montagne ‘mountain’ (see Montagne). Irish: either of Norman origin, as 1, or an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Manntáin (see Manton 2).

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

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Mountain Family Origin

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Mountain Family Occupations

What did your Mountain ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Carpenter

    5%

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

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Mountain Historical Records

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Mountain Life Expectancy

What is the average Mountain lifespan?

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Famous Mountain Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)

Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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