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Matlock Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Matlock in Derbyshire, named in Old English as ‘meeting-place oak’, from mæthel ‘meeting’, ‘gathering’, ‘council’ + ac ‘oak’.

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


Similar surnames: Tatlock, Madlock, Haylock, Matlick, Matlack, Marlow, Hadlock, Medlock

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Matlock Family Origin

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Matlock Family Occupations

What did your Matlock ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    54%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Matlock. The most common Matlock occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Matlock's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Matlock family was Keeping House.

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Matlock Historical Records

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Matlock Life Expectancy

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