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Materna Name Meaning

Polish and Czech: nickname from Latin materna, feminine form of the adjective maternus ‘maternal’. It may also be from a this word as a personal name (see Mattern).

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


Similar surnames: Mateja, Mattern, Patera, Matejka, Matura, Malena, Madera, Taverna

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Materna Family Origin

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Materna Family Occupations

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Materna Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Materna. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Materna 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Materna. 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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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Materna. For the veterans among your Materna ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Materna Life Expectancy

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Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Materna life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Materna in 1950 was 39, and 75 in 2004.

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