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Matthes Name Meaning

German: from a variant of the personal name Matthäus (see Matthew). English: from a variant of the personal name Matthew.

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


Similar surnames: Matthew, Mattheis, Matthey, Mathes, Matthias, Mathey, Matthai, Anthes

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Matthes Family Origin

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Matthes Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Baker

    2%
  • Barber

    2%

In 1880, the most common Matthes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Matthes's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Matthes. A less common occupation for the Matthes family was Barber.

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Matthes Life Expectancy

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