Mathisen Family History

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Mathisen Name Meaning

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

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


Similar surnames: Mathiesen, Mathiasen, Mathison, Matthiesen, Mathis, Mattsen, Mathies

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Mathisen Family Origin

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Mathisen Family Occupations

What did your Mathisen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mathisen family was Grocery Keeper. The most common Mathisen occupation in the USA was Boarding House. 7% of Mathisen's were Boarding Houses. Boarding House, Carpenter and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mathisen.

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  • Boarding House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Farmer

    7%
  • Grocery Keeper

    7%

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

Mathisen Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Mathisen Life Expectancy

What is the average Mathisen lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Mathisen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Mathisen in 1955 was 73, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mathisen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mathisen 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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