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Where is the Matthes family from?
You can see how Matthes families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Matthes family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Matthes families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there were 3 Matthes families living in North Carolina. This was about 43% of all the recorded Matthes's in the USA. North Carolina had the highest population of Matthes families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Matthes surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Matthes. 14% of Matthes men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Matthes women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Matthes were Proprietor and Teacher.