Montaya Surname History
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Montaya Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Montaya is often difficult to determine because countries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Montaya may be in dispute depending on whether the surname came about organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of last names that come from a craft, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials).
Montaya Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Montaya come may come from a trade, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these profession-based surnames might be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is important to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many modern names like Montaya come from religious texts like the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and other related texts. Often these surnames relate to a religious expression such as "From the ash tree".
Montaya Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Family names like Montaya vary in how they're said and written as they travel across villages, family unions, and eras over the years. In early history when few people could write, names such as Montaya were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Montaya. Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Montaya surname are important to understanding the etymology of the name.
Last names similar to MontayaMontayano, Montayaud, Montaye, Montayel hamed ben talem, Montayer, Montayes, Montaymins, Montaynard, Montayne, Montaynerobert, Montayo, Montayor, Montayre, Montays, Montaz, Montazami, Montazar, Montazari, Montazau, Montazaud
Montaya Family Tree
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- Zula G Montaya 1926 - 1995
- Dorothy L Montaya 1946 - 2005
- Refugio E Montaya 1897 - 1988
- Joseph Montaya 1900 - 1981
- Elva J. (Montaya) Gutierrez 1988 - ?
- Elvera (Montaya) Rendon 1949 - ?
- Pete R. Montaya 1955 - ?
- Maria L. (Montaya) Ruedas 1963 - ?
- Laura Y. (Montaya) Vallejo 1963 - ?
- Patricia A. (Montaya) Montoya 1929 - ?