Matthiesen Family History

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Matthiesen Name Meaning

North German, Dutch, Danish, and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Matthias (see Matthew).

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


Similar surnames: Matthiessen, Mathiesen, Mathisen, Mathiasen, Matthies, Matthias

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Matthiesen Family Origin

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Matthiesen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Keeping House

    29%
  • House Carpenter

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%

In 1880, the most common Matthiesen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Matthiesen's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and House Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Matthiesen. A less common occupation for the Matthiesen family was Laborer.

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Matthiesen Historical Records

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Matthiesen Life Expectancy

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