Submitted Surname Revision History

loadingDate    Editor    Name ID    Change Summary
9/8/2018, 4:54 PM Sofia 210466 merge 2 names
8/5/2018, 10:01 PM Nifty_Name_Nerd 287333 initial state of 287333
9/23/2015, 1:02 PM anonymous 210466 initial state of 210466

Name Montford
Type Surname (from location)
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. MAHNT-fərd, MAHNT-fəd
Other Forms FormsMontfort, Munford, Mountford
Edit Status Status1. basic formatting

Meaning & History

As a Shropshire name believed to mean "from a communal ford or water crossing" while the Norfolk origin is "from Munda's ford," Munda being an old English personal name meaning "protector, guardian," as seen in names such as EDMUND.
Added 9/23/2015 by anonymous