Mateo Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

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

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Mateo Family Origin

Where is the Mateo family from?

Mateo Family Occupations

What did your Mateo ancestors do for a living?

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

View Census data for Mateo | Data not to scale

  • Cig. Maker

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Miner

    20%
  • Shepherd

    20%

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

Mateo Historical Records

What Mateo family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mateo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mateo census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Mateo

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Mateo. 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.

View all Mateo immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Mateo. For the veterans among your Mateo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Mateo military records

You've only scratched the surface of Mateo family history.

Mateo Life Expectancy

What is the average Mateo lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mateo

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mateo ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Mateo Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Look up another name