Matto Name Meaning

Italian: nickname from a dialect variant of pazzo ‘mad’, ‘eccentric’. Italian: from the Germanic personal name Matto, from Germanic Matha-. Hungarian (Mattó): variant of Mató, from a pet form of the personal name Máté, Hungarian form of Matthew.

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


Similar surnames: Mato, Matta, Matt, Matti, Motto, Catto, Matton, Barto, Marko, Matteo

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Matto Family Origin

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Matto Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%
  • Peanut Vender

    33%

In 1880, the most common Matto occupation in the USA was Coal Miner. 33% of Matto's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Matto. A less common occupation for the Matto family was Peanut Vender.

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Matto Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Matto life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Matto in 1956 was 47, and 91 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Matto

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