Matis Name Meaning

French: from a variant or pet form of Matthias (see Matthew). English: patronymic from a pet form of Matthew. Greek: see Mates. Hungarian (Mátis): from Mátis, or Matis, pet forms of the personal name Máté, Hungarian form of Matthew. Czech and Slovak: variant of Matas. Variant of Lithuanian Maty~s, from the personal name Matas. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Mates.

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


Similar surnames: Mates, Matus, Matas, Manis, Mathis, Mattis, Matias, Danis, Maris

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Matis Family Origin

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Matis Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Keeping House

    20%
  • Butcher

    10%
  • Hostler

    10%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Matis. The most common Matis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Matis's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Matis family was Hostler.

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Between 1959 and 2004, Matis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Matis in 1959 was 54, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Matis

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