Schrieber Family History

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Schrieber Name Meaning

North German: occupational name for a scribe or clerk, from an agent derivative of Middle Low German schriven ‘to write’. Compare Schreiber.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Schriever, Schieber, Schreiber, Schriefer, Schroeder, Schricker

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Schrieber Family Origin

Where is the Schrieber family from?

Schrieber Family Occupations

What did your Schrieber ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Butcher Assistant Duties and Unpaid Domestic were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Schrieber. 8% of Schrieber men worked as a Butcher Assistant Duties and 16% of Schrieber women worked as an Unpaid Domestic. Some less common occupations for Americans named Schrieber were Hat Manufacturer and Dressmaker

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Butcher Assistant Duties
  • Farmer (fruit Chicken) Choemater
  • Hairdresser
  • Hat Manufacturer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Costumier
  • Dressmaker

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Schrieber Historical Records

What Schrieber family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 15,000 census records available for the last name Schrieber. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schrieber census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Schrieber. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Schrieber. For the veterans among your Schrieber ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schrieber Life Expectancy

What is the average Schrieber lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Schrieber life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Schrieber in 1948 was 64, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schrieber

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schrieber ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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