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Origins of the Maton surname

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About the Matons

We have a total number of 5959 records for people with the last name Maton.

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Where do most Matons live?

In 1921, most Matons lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Matons

How common is your surname?

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

We have 5,350 records for the Maton surname. The oldest one dates back to 1559.

Who were Matons most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Maton first names?

  • William
  • John
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Matons

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

Common Female occupations for Matons in 1921


Domestic Servant








Common Male occupations for Matons in 1921




Agricultural Labourer


General Labourer


Shoe Maker


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