Mateus Family History

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Mateus Name Meaning

Portuguese: from the personal name Mateus (see Matthew).

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


Similar surnames: Matheus, Mateos, Mathus, Mates, Matous, Matus, Matias, Matheis, Mateo

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Mateus Family Origin

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Mateus Family Occupations

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Mateus Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Mateus Life Expectancy

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Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Mateus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Mateus in 1964 was 54, and 63 in 2004.

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