Matula Family History

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Matula Name Meaning

Czech and Polish: from a pet form of the personal name Matej (see Matthew). Czech: nickname from the vocabulary word matula ‘butterfly’. Polish and Ukrainian: nickname from matula ‘little mother’, ‘mummy’, a pet form of matka ‘mother’.

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


Similar surnames: Matura, Mateja, Matus, Maul, Matuska, Matulis, Kotula, Mikula, Bakula

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Matula Family Origin

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Matula Family Occupations

What did your Matula ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Matula occupation in the USA was Merchant. 33% of Matula's were Merchants. Merchant, Farming and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Matula. A less common occupation for the Matula family was Farmer.

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  • Merchant

    33%
  • Farming

    22%
  • Farm Laborer

    11%
  • Farmer

    11%

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

Matula Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Matula. 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 Matula. For the veterans among your Matula ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Matula Life Expectancy

What is the average Matula lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Matula life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Matula in 1941 was 33, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Matula

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Matula 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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