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Mateman Family History

Mateman Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Bateman, Waterman, Markman, Oatman, Hageman, Mittman, Baseman

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Where is the Mateman family from?

You can see how Mateman families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mateman family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Mateman families were found in USA in 1920, and United Kingdom in 1891. In 1840 there was 1 Mateman family living in Indiana. This was 100% of all the recorded Mateman's in USA. Indiana had the highest population of Mateman families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Mateman surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Mateman ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Mateman ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 123 census records available for the last name Mateman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mateman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 20 immigration records available for the last name Mateman. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 12 military records available for the last name Mateman. For the veterans among your Mateman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Mateman lifespan?

Between 1989 and 1998, in the United States, Mateman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Mateman in 1989 was 49, and 82 in 1998.

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