Mattey Family History

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Mattey Name Meaning

Variant spelling of German Matthey.

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


Similar surnames: Battey, Matty, Matey, Motte, Mantey, Matte, Mathey, Mantei, Mattes

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Mattey Family Origin

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Mattey Family Occupations

What did your Mattey ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Mattey. 45% of Mattey men worked as a Laborer and 34% of Mattey women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mattey were Cook and Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    45%
  • Farmer
    12%
  • Truck Driver
    9%
  • Cook
    9%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    34%
  • Teacher
    23%
  • Housewife
    23%
  • Maid
    23%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Mattey Historical Records

What Mattey family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Mattey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mattey 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 758 immigration records available for the last name Mattey. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 538 military records available for the last name Mattey. For the veterans among your Mattey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mattey Life Expectancy

What is the average Mattey lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Mattey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Mattey in 1954 was 32, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mattey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mattey 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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