Mathes Family History

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Mathes Name Meaning

English: patronymic from a pet form of Matthew. French (Mathès) and German: from the personal names Mathias or Mattheus (see Matthew).

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


Similar surnames: Mathis, Mathies, Mathe, Mates, Mattes, Matthes, Matheis, Mathews

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Mathes Family Origin

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Mathes Family Occupations

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  • Engine Fitter At Works

    11%
  • House & Land Owner

    11%
  • Loomer Cotton Mill

    11%
  • Master Baker

    11%

In 1881, Engine Fitter At Works, House & Land Owner and Loomer Cotton Mill were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mathes. The most common Mathes occupation in the UK was Engine Fitter At Works. 11% of Mathes's were Engine Fitter At Workss. A less common occupation for the Mathes family was Master Baker.

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Mathes Historical Records

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Mathes Life Expectancy

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