Matre Name Meaning

Possibly a French habitational name from a place in Seine Maritime called Le Matré.

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


Similar surnames: Mathre, Mare, Matte, Barre, Maire, Mathe, Caire, Mate, Maren, Mars

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Matre Family Origin

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Matre Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    43%
  • Carpenter Boss

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Miner

    14%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Matre family was Miner. The most common Matre occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 43% of Matre's were Carpenters. Carpenter, Carpenter Boss and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Matre.

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Matre Historical Records

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Matre Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Matre life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Matre in 1960 was 49, and 46 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Matre

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