Matis Family History

14-Day Free Trial


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

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Matis Family Origin

Where is the Matis family from?

Matis Family Occupations

What did your Matis ancestors do for a living?

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

View Census data for Matis | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Butcher

  • Hostler


United States shown, England data unavailable

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Matis ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Matis Historical Records

What Matis family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Matis. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Matis census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Matis

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Matis. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

View all Matis immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Matis. For the veterans among your Matis ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Matis military records

You've only scratched the surface of Matis family history.

Matis Life Expectancy

What is the average Matis lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Matis

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Matis 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.

Look up another name