Matthias Family History

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Matthias Name Meaning

German and Dutch: from the personal name Matthias (see Matthew). English (chiefly Wales): learned variant of Matthew. Greek: variant of Mathias.

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


Similar surnames: Mathias, Matthies, Mathis, Mathies, Mattis, Matthes, Mathia, Matthis

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Matthias Family Origin

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Matthias Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Farm Laborer

    2%

In 1880, the most common Matthias occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Matthias's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Matthias. A less common occupation for the Matthias family was Farm Laborer.

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Matthias Historical Records

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Matthias Life Expectancy

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