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Matre History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms



Early Origins of the Matre family


The surname Matre was first found in Ile-de-France, where this distinguished family has held a family seat since ancient times.

Early History of the Matre family


This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Matre research.
Another 385 words (28 lines of text) covering the year 1245 is included under the topic Early Matre History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Matre Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Le Maistre, Le Maître, Maistre, Maître, Lemaistre, Lemaître, Mestre, Mestre, Maistres and many more.

Early Notables of the Matre family (pre 1700)


Another 26 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Matre Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Migration of the Matre family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Matre Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Agnes Matre, aged 16, who landed in America, in 1892
  • C. Matre, aged 23, who emigrated to the United States, in 1892
  • E. Matre, aged 19, who settled in America, in 1892
  • Hippolite Matre, aged 34, who landed in America, in 1897
  • Marie Matre, aged 22, who emigrated to America, in 1897

Matre Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Ernest Matre, aged 38, who emigrated to the United States, in 1919

Contemporary Notables of the name Matre (post 1700)


  • Steve Van Matre (b. 1941), American environmental activist, author and educator
  • William Van Matre (1798-1861), American politician, Member of Indiana State House of Representatives, 1836-37 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 8) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Nelson B. Van Matre, American Republican politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 1st District, 1936 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 8) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Joseph Van Matre (1828-1892), United States Army soldier who received the Medal of Honor

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Citations


  1. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 8) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

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