Surname Monjack - is this really Mongiat?

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Surname Monjack - is this really Mongiat?

Postby drovedo » 23 Dec 2009, 02:42


Mongiat is a family name. I researched the name and found that my relatives passed through England to the US early in the 20th century.

Is Monjack a bastardization of the surname Mongiat?

Please say it isn't so!

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Re: Surname Monjack - is this really Mongiat?

Postby PeterTimber » 23 Dec 2009, 03:58

From what I can determine the surname MONGIAT does not appear to be related in any way to Monjack. The Italian surname dictionary has no listing for MONGIAT as being Italian but rather imported from abroad or italianized or further being local in origin based upon nicknames or anecdotes.

The surname is concentrated in Friuli Venezia Giulia region (see

You can further trace Mongiat thru and


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