Mattison Family History

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Mattison Name Meaning

Scottish and northern English: patronymic from a pet form of Matthew. Respelling of Swedish Mattisson, a patronymic from the personal name Mattis, a Swedish form of Matthew.

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

Similar surnames: Matteson, Mathison, Pattison, Mattsson, Mattinson, Mathieson

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Mattison Family Origin

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Mattison Family Occupations

What did your Mattison ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Mattison. 15% of Mattison men worked as a General Labourer and 69% of Mattison women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mattison were Tailors Cutter and School Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Labourer
  • Lorry Driver
  • Tailors Cutter

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Cotton Weaver
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • School Teacher

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Mattison Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 47,000 census records available for the last name Mattison. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mattison 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Mattison. 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 7,000 military records available for the last name Mattison. For the veterans among your Mattison ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mattison Life Expectancy

What is the average Mattison lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Mattison life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Mattison in 1943 was 26, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mattison

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mattison 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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