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Mattoon Family Origin

Where is the Mattoon family from?

Mattoon Family Occupations

What did your Mattoon ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Mattoon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Mattoon's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mattoon. A less common occupation for the Mattoon family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    5%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Mattoon ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Mattoon Historical Records

What Mattoon family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mattoon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mattoon census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Mattoon

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Mattoon. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Mattoon. For the veterans among your Mattoon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mattoon Life Expectancy

What is the average Mattoon lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Mattoon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1949. The average life expectancy for Mattoon in 1949 was 100, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mattoon

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mattoon ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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