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

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  • Farmer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Brick Layer

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Schriever occupation in the USA was Farmer. 13% of Schriever's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schriever family was Brick Layer. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schriever.

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Schriever Historical Records

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Schriever Life Expectancy

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