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Mattes Name Meaning

English: patronymic from a pet form of Matthew. Hungarian and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Mates.

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


Similar surnames: Mattis, Mates, Mathes, Matts, Matthes, Matters, Mattei, Cates

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Mattes Family Origin

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Mattes Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Tailor

    5%
  • Baker

    3%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mattes. The most common Mattes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Mattes's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mattes family was Baker.

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Mattes Historical Records

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Mattes Life Expectancy

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