Mathey Family History

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Mathey Name Meaning

French (eastern): from a regional variant of the personal name Mathieu. Dutch: from a variant of the personal name Mattheus (see Matthew).

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

Similar surnames: Matey, Mathe, Mathew, Mathy, Mathes, Matthes, Matthey, Mathis, Mabey

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Mathey Family Origin

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Mathey Family Occupations

What did your Mathey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mathey family was Bar Tender. The most common Mathey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Mathey's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mathey.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Baker

  • Bar Tender


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

Mathey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Mathey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mathey 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Mathey. 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 Mathey. For the veterans among your Mathey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mathey Life Expectancy

What is the average Mathey lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Mathey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Mathey in 1962 was 37, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mathey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mathey 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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