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Matlin Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): metronymic from the Yiddish personal name Matle (of Germanic origin) + the Slavic possessive suffix -in. Possibly also a variant of German Mattlin, a topographic name from a diminutive of Middle High German matte ‘alpine meadow’.

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

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Matlin Family Origin

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Matlin Family Occupations

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  • Engineer

    50%
  • Farmer

    50%

In 1880, the most common Matlin occupation in the USA was Engineer. 50% of Matlin's were Engineers. Engineer and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Matlin.

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Matlin Life Expectancy

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