Mateo Name Meaning

Spanish: from the personal name Mateo (see Matthew).

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


Similar surnames: Mate, Mateos, Mato, Matey, Matteo, Matto, Mates, Mateja, Cato, Madej

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Mateo Family Origin

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Mateo Family Occupations

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  • Cig. Maker

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Miner

    20%
  • Shepherd

    20%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mateo family was Shepherd. The most common Mateo occupation in the USA was Cig. Maker. 20% of Mateo's were Cig. Makers. Cig. Maker, Laborer and Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mateo.

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Mateo Historical Records

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Mateo Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Mateo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Mateo in 1945 was 41, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mateo

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