Mathewson Family History

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Mathewson Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Matthew.

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


Similar surnames: Matthewson, Matheson, Matteson, Mathews, Mathiason, Mattison

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Mathewson Family Origin

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Mathewson Family Occupations

What did your Mathewson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mathewson. The most common Mathewson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Mathewson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mathewson family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Laborer

    4%

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

Mathewson Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Mathewson Life Expectancy

What is the average Mathewson lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Mathewson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Mathewson in 1943 was 50, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mathewson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mathewson 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.

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