Schriever Family History

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Schriever Name Meaning

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

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


Similar surnames: Schrieber, Schriefer, Schroeder, Scriver, Schreyer, Schiefer

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Schriever Family Origin

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Schriever Family Occupations

What did your Schriever ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Schriever occupation in the UK was Sugar Refiner Baker. 100% of Schriever's were Sugar Refiner Bakers.

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  • Sugar Refiner Baker

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Schriever ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Schriever Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Schriever. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schriever 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 Schriever. 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 Schriever. For the veterans among your Schriever ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schriever Life Expectancy

What is the average Schriever lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Schriever life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Schriever in 1956 was 46, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schriever

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schriever 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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