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Mountford Name Meaning

variant of Montfort. possibly a habitational name from Mundford in Norfolk (see Munford).

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


Similar surnames: Montford, Munford, Montfort, Morford, Lunsford, Dunford, Manford

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Mountford Family Origin

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Mountford Family Occupations

What did your Mountford ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Potter and Pottery were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mountford. The most common Mountford occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Mountford's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mountford family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Potter

    12%
  • Pottery

    12%
  • Carpenter

    6%

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

Mountford Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Mountford Life Expectancy

What is the average Mountford lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Mountford life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Mountford in 1959 was 68, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mountford

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mountford 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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