Scriven Family History

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Scriven Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a clerk or copyist, from Old French escrivein, escrivain ‘writer’, ‘scribe’ (medieval Latin scribanus).

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


Similar surnames: Scrivani, Scriver, Scrivener, Serven, Shreve, Schryver, Driver

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Scriven Family Origin

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Scriven Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    5%
  • Bricklayer

    4%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Scriven family was Agricultural Labourer. The most common Scriven occupation in the UK was Labourer. 5% of Scriven's were Labourers. Labourer, Bricklayer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Scriven.

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Scriven Historical Records

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Scriven Life Expectancy

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