Matern Family History

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Matern Name Meaning

German and Dutch: variant spelling of Mattern.

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


Similar surnames: Mathern, Mattern, Maier, Mager, Maren, Maser, Mauer, Magers, Matlin

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Matern Family Origin

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Matern Family Occupations

What did your Matern ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Matern occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Matern's were Farmers. Farmer, Baker and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Matern. A less common occupation for the Matern family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Baker

    7%
  • Grocer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%

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

Matern Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Matern. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Matern 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 Matern

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Matern. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Matern. For the veterans among your Matern ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Matern Life Expectancy

What is the average Matern lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Matern life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Matern in 1963 was 61, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Matern

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Matern 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 Matern Family

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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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