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Matura Name Meaning

Croatian: probably a derivative of the personal name Matija or Matej (see Matthew), or alternatively from the Italian surname Maturo. This name comes from the Dalmatian city of Šibenik. Czech: from the personal name Matej, Czech form of Matthew.

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


Similar surnames: Matula, Maura, Mateja, Mauri, Matus, Mura, Madura, Matta, Mata, Mara

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Matura Family Origin

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Matura Family Occupations

What did your Matura ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Matura occupation in the USA was Laborer. 50% of Matura's were Laborers. Laborer and Works Cigar Store were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Matura.

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  • Laborer

    50%
  • Works Cigar Store

    50%

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Matura Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Matura. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Matura 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 Matura. 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 Matura. For the veterans among your Matura ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Matura Life Expectancy

What is the average Matura lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Matura life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Matura in 1963 was 48, and 81 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Matura 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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