Mattas Family History

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Mattas Name Meaning

possibly a reduced form of a surname containing the syllable Mat-, such as the patronymic Mattheou. Alternatively, perhaps from Aromanian mata, denoting an animal (mule or sheep) with red around the eyes.

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


Similar surnames: Mattis, Mattes, Matts, Matas, Mattus, Matias, Matta, Matis, Mathes

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Mattas Family Origin

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Mattas Family Occupations

What did your Mattas ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Carpenter, Tailor and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mattas. A less common occupation for the Mattas family was Miner. The most common Mattas occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 22% of Mattas's were Carpenters.

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  • Carpenter

    22%
  • Tailor

    22%
  • Farmer

    11%
  • Miner

    11%

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

Mattas Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Mattas Life Expectancy

What is the average Mattas lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Mattas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Mattas in 1962 was 68, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mattas

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mattas 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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