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Origins of the Mathes surname

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About the Matheses

We have a total number of 1038 records for people with the last name Mathes.

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Where do most Matheses live?

In 1921, most Matheses lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Matheses

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You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 563 records for the Mathes surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Matheses most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Mathes first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Matheses

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Matheses in 1921


Domestic Servant




Living On Own Means


Private Means


Common Male occupations for Matheses in 1921
Farm Hands


Semiskilled Chauffeurs And Drivers


General Farmers


Coal Miner


Semiskilled Machine Shop And Related Occupations


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