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since 1880
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Fun Facts about the name Montague

  • How many people with the first name Montague have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 342 babies born with the first name Montague in the United States. That's more than enough people named Montague to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Montague? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1915 when it was given as a first name to 14 new born babies.
  • When was Montague first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Montague is Saturday, March 13th, 1875.
  • What year had the most people named Montague born? The highest recorded use of the first name Montague was in 1915 with a total of 14 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Montague: Your name in reverse order is Eugatnom. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Naeuotmg. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Montague? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 11,258 people with the last name Montague.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Montague? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 4 of them will have Montague as their last name.
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Popularity of Montague as a last name

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Common last names for Montague

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  • Wood

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Montague U.S.
  White 66.10% 64.26%
  African American 27.51% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.60% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.84% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.07% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.89% 16.26%

Of Last Name Montague

People with the last name Montague are most frequently White or African American

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Montague" mean? The list below shows the origins of Montague as well as things modernly associated with the name Montague such as celebrities named Montague.


Origin and Meaning of Montague

The name "Montague" is of English origin, and it means "From the pointed hill". It's a name commonly given to boys.

  1. A surname​, variant of Montagu.
  2. A male given name.
  3. A member of Romeo's family in William Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet.
  4. (figuratively) By analogy with the Shakespearean play, a member or citizen of the family, party, or country of the husband in a Romeo and Juliet couple.
  5. A city in California
  6. A town in Massachusetts
  7. A city in Michigan
  8. A town in New York
  9. A township in Ontario
  10. A town in Prince Edward Island
  11. An unincorporated census-designated place in Texas

Other Inspirations for the Name Montague

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What does the name Montague mean?

Mis for musical, your hidden talent!

Ois for old fashioned, you cherish the past.

Nis for name, a pleasant one indeed.

Tis for tender, loving nature.

Ais for adaptable, for the world is full of unique challenges

Gis for gem, the jewel you are.

Uis for upstanding, your inner-self.

Eis for excellence, your passion, your drive.

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