Montoya Surname History
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Montoya Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Montoya is often very difficult to determine because countries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Montoya may be difficult to determine depending on whether the name originated naturally and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that come from a craft, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk").
Montoya Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Montoya come may come from a craft, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these profession-based surnames may be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is important to know the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many names like Montoya originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so on. In many cases these names relate to a religious phrase such as "Favored of God".
Montoya Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Montoya were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in official records. This could have led to misspellings of Montoya. Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Montoya last name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Surnames like Montoya change in how they're spelled as they travel across villages, family unions, and countries over time.
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Montoya Family Tree
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- Maria Rafaela Montoya
- Francisco Montoya
- Bernardo Antonio Montoya
- Manuela Francisca Guerreo de la Mora Montoya 1695 - 1723
- Miguel Jose Montoya 1703 - 1747
- Diego De Montoya I, I 1589 - 1661
- Maria Francisca Francisca Montoya ? - 1708
- Miguel de la Cruz Cruz Montoya 1692 - ?
- Domingo Montoya 1798 - ?
- Maria Gertrudis Montoya 1768 - ?