Matthiessen Family History

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Matthiessen Name Meaning

North German, Danish, and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Matthias (see Matthew).

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


Similar surnames: Matthiesen, Mathiesen, Thiessen, Mathiasen, Mathisen, Matthies

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Matthiessen Family Origin

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Matthiessen Family Occupations

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  • Agriculture ... Dealer

    17%
  • At Home

    17%
  • Carriage Manf.

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%

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In 1880, the most common Matthiessen occupation in the USA was Agriculture ... Dealer. 17% of Matthiessen's were Agriculture ... Dealers. Agriculture ... Dealer, At Home and Carriage Manf. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Matthiessen. A less common occupation for the Matthiessen family was Farmer.

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Matthiessen Historical Records

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Matthiessen Life Expectancy

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