Mathiesen Family History

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Mathiesen Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and Dutch: patronymic from the personal name Mathias (see Matthew).

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


Similar surnames: Mathisen, Matthiesen, Mathiasen, Mathieson, Mathies, Matthiessen

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Mathiesen Family Origin

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Mathiesen Family Occupations

What did your Mathiesen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Mathiesen occupation in the USA was Cooper. 20% of Mathiesen's were Coopers. Cooper, Cotton Screwman and Machinist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mathiesen. A less common occupation for the Mathiesen family was Warehouse-Grain Barges.

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  • Cooper

    20%
  • Cotton Screwman

    20%
  • Machinist

    20%
  • Warehouse-Grain Barges

    20%

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

Mathiesen Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Mathiesen Life Expectancy

What is the average Mathiesen lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Mathiesen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Mathiesen in 1960 was 54, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mathiesen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mathiesen 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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