Matre Family History

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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

What did your Matre ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Carpenter, Carpenter Boss and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Matre. 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.

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  • Carpenter

  • Carpenter Boss

  • Laborer

  • Miner


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

Matre Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Passenger List

There are 594 immigration records available for the last name Matre. 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.

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Draft Card

There are 799 military records available for the last name Matre. For the veterans among your Matre ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Matre Life Expectancy

What is the average Matre lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Matre

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Matre 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.

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