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Mathias Family History

Mathias Name Meaning
French, Dutch: from the personal name Mathias (see Matthew).Spanish and Portuguese: variant spelling of Matias. RS.Welsh: a late surname formation from the Biblical personal name Mathias (see Matthew).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

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111,824 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
25,082 Military Records
54,525 Immigration Records
65,481 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Mathias Families

  • Number of Mathias families
     110 - 218
     37 - 109
     1 - 36
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Mathias families
     325 - 648
     109 - 324
     1 - 108
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Mathias families
     3 - 2
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Mathias Family Origin

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Mathias Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Mathias

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Mathias Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Mathias Civil War Service Records

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