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Matsen Name Meaning

Scandinavian: patronymic from Mats, a short form of the personal name Mathias (see Matthew).

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


Similar surnames: Mattsen, Matzen, Matson, Madsen, Masek, Jansen, Massey, Maxson, Mateo

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Matsen Family Origin

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Matsen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Express Man

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Matsen. A less common occupation for the Matsen family was Express Man. The most common Matsen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Matsen's were Farmers.

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Matsen Historical Records

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Matsen Life Expectancy

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