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Origins of the Montefiore surname

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About the Montefiores

We have a total number of 636 records for people with the last name Montefiore.

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Where do most Montefiores live?

In 1921, most Montefiores lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Montefiores

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You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 379 records for the Montefiore surname. The oldest one dates back to 1840.

Who were Montefiores most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Montefiore first names?

  • Moses
  • Horatio Joseph
  • Harriet
  • Helen Sarah

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Common jobs for Montefiores

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Montefiores in 1921
Living On Own Means


Private Means








Common Male occupations for Montefiores in 1921
Barrister At Law






Living On Own Means


Stock Jobber


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