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Matlock Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Matlock in Derbyshire, named in Old English as ‘meeting-place oak’, from mæthel ‘meeting’, ‘gathering’, ‘council’ + ac ‘oak’.

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


Similar surnames: Tatlock, Madlock, Haylock, Matlick, Matlack, Marlow, Hadlock, Medlock

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Matlock Family Origin

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Matlock Family Occupations

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

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  • Farm Bailiff

    6%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Boat Man (Barge)

    3%
  • Boatman (Barge)

    3%

In 1881, Farm Bailiff, Agricultural Labourer and Boat Man (Barge) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Matlock. A less common occupation for the Matlock family was Boatman (Barge). The most common Matlock occupation in the UK was Farm Bailiff. 6% of Matlock's were Farm Bailiffs.

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Matlock Historical Records

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Matlock Life Expectancy

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