Matos Name Meaning

Portuguese: widespread habitational name from any of numerous places in Portugal named Matos, from mata ‘brushwood’, ‘scrub’, ‘thicket’. Spanish: topographic name, from the plural of Mato. Hungarian: variant of Matus.

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

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Matos Family Origin

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Matos Family Occupations

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  • Druggist

    50%
  • Farmer

    50%

In 1880, Druggist and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Matos. The most common Matos occupation in the USA was Druggist. 50% of Matos's were Druggists.

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Matos Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Matos life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Matos in 1945 was 35, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Matos

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