Mathieson Family History

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Mathieson Name Meaning

Scottish: patronymic from a pet form of Matthew. Scandinavian: patronymic from the personal name Mathies (see Matthew).

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


Similar surnames: Mathison, Mathiason, Mattison, Matheson, Mathiesen, Mathies, Matteson

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Mathieson Family Origin

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Mathieson Family Occupations

What did your Mathieson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Retail Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mathieson. The most common Mathieson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Mathieson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mathieson family was Stone Cutter.

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Retail Grocer

    7%
  • Stone Cutter

    7%

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

Mathieson Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Mathieson Life Expectancy

What is the average Mathieson lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Mathieson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Mathieson in 1951 was 54, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mathieson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mathieson 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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