Scrivener Family History

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Scrivener Name Meaning

English and Scottish: occupational name for a clerk or copyist (see Scriven).

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


Similar surnames: Scriven, Scrivani, Scriver, Schriever, Skiver, Scrivner, Cravener

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Scrivener Family Origin

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Scrivener Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Farmer

    2%
  • Labourer

    2%

In 1881, the most common Scrivener occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 6% of Scrivener's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Scrivener family was Labourer. Agricultural Labourer, Carpenter and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Scrivener.

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Scrivener Historical Records

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Scrivener Life Expectancy

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