Mateos Family History

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Mateos Name Meaning

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

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

Similar surnames: Mateo, Mateus, Matos, Mates, Matias, Mato, Mattos, Matheus, Marcos

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Mateos Family Origin

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Mateos Family Occupations

What did your Mateos ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Mateos occupation in the USA was At Home. 50% of Mateos's were At Homes. At Home and Farm Hand were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Mateos.

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  • At Home

  • Farm Hand


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Mateos Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Mateos. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mateos census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Mateos. 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 Card

There are 232 military records available for the last name Mateos. For the veterans among your Mateos ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mateos Life Expectancy

What is the average Mateos lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Mateos life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Mateos in 1952 was 59, and 78 in 2004.

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