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Matalon Name Meaning

Spanish (Matalón) and Jewish (Sephardic): nickname from matalón ‘worn-out horse’, a derivative of matar ‘to flog (an animal)’, ‘flog to death’.

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


Similar surnames: Malon, Katon, Sadlon, Malagon, Matlin, Catalan, Magallon, Mazon

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Matalon Family Origin

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Matalon Family Occupations

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Matalon Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Matalon Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2003, in the United States, Matalon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Matalon in 1958 was 55, and 85 in 2003.

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