Matkin Family History

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Matkin Name Meaning

English: from a pet form of Matthew.

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


Similar surnames: Matkins, Watkin, Markin, Makin, Malkin, Mankin, Atkin, Mackin, Maslin

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Matkin Family Origin

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Matkin Family Occupations

What did your Matkin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Matkin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Matkin's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Matkin family was Cattle Dealer. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Matkin.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Keeping House

    20%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Cattle Dealer

    4%

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

Matkin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Matkin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Matkin census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Matkin

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Matkin. 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 Matkin. For the veterans among your Matkin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Matkin Life Expectancy

What is the average Matkin lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Matkin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Matkin in 1955 was 56, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Matkin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Matkin 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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