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As with many French family names, the distinguished surname Mathiou is rich in ancient heritage. The earliest forms of hereditary surnames in France were the patronymic surnames, which are derived from the father's given name, and metronymic surnames, which are derived from the mother's given name. The name Mathiou is derived from the Hebrew Biblical given name Matityahu (Matthew), meaning gift of God.

Mathiou Early Origins



The surname Mathiou was first found in Burgundy (French: Bourgogne), an administrative and historical region of east-central France where the family has held a family seat since early times.

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Mathiou Early History


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Mathiou Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Mathiou research. Another 475 words (34 lines of text) covering the years 1286, 1682, 1808, 1810, and 1865 are included under the topic Early Mathiou History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Mathiou Spelling Variations


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Mathiou Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Mathieu, Mathieue, Mathieues, Mathieus, Mathieux, Mathis, Matieu, Matieue, Mathius, Matieues, Matieus, Matieux, Mathioux, Mathioue and many more.

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Mathiou Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Mathiou Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 25 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Mathiou Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Joseph Mathieu, who settled in Louisiana in 1756; Jodoin Mathieu settled in Philadelphia in 1805; R. Mathieu, aged 50; settled in Edenton, North Carolina, in 1820.

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