Mettee Family History

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Mettee Name Meaning

Possibly a respelling of French Metté, a derivative of Mette.

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


Similar surnames: Metteer, Pettee, Mette, Matte, Meter, Betten, Jetter, Getter, Menter

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Mettee Family Origin

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Mettee Family Occupations

What did your Mettee ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mettee family was Clerk. The most common Mettee occupation in the USA was Farmer. 13% of Mettee's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Cabinet Finisher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mettee.

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  • Farmer

    13%
  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Cabinet Finisher

    7%
  • Clerk

    7%

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

Mettee Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mettee. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mettee 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 Mettee

Passenger List

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

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Mettee Life Expectancy

What is the average Mettee lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Mettee life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Mettee in 1963 was 83, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mettee

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mettee 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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