Scriver Family History

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Scriver Name Meaning

Americanized form of Dutch de Scrijver ‘the scribe’, from Middle Dutch scrivere ‘scribe’, ‘clerk’. Compare English Scriven, German Schreiber.

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


Similar surnames: Schriever, Schryver, Scriven, Scriber, Strider, Schilder, Shriver

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Scriver Family Origin

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Scriver Family Occupations

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  • Agric Labourer

    20%
  • Carpenter & Joiner

    20%
  • Draper

    20%
  • Dressmaker

    20%

In 1881, Agric Labourer, Carpenter & Joiner and Draper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Scriver. A less common occupation for the Scriver family was Dressmaker. The most common Scriver occupation in the UK was Agric Labourer. 20% of Scriver's were Agric Labourers.

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Scriver Historical Records

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Scriver Life Expectancy

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