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Mathews Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Mathew; a variant spelling of Matthews. In the U.S., this form has absorbed some European cognates such as German Matthäus.

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

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Mathews Family Origin

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Mathews Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farming

    3%

In 1880, the most common Mathews occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Mathews's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mathews. A less common occupation for the Mathews family was Farming.

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Mathews Life Expectancy

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Famous Mathews Family

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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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