Matey Family History
Matey Name Meaning
Americanized form of Polish Slovak Rusyn (from Slovakia) Croatian and Slovenian Matej Czech Matěj ‘Matthew’. Ukrainian and Rusyn: from the personal name Matey Latin Matthaeus (see Matthew ). West African (Ghana): name found among the Ga people an Anglicized form of Mate .
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press