Schreier Family History
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Schreier Name Meaning
German: occupational name for a town crier, or nickname for a noisy individual, from an agent derivative of Middle High German schri(e)n ‘to shout’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): from German Schreier, Yiddish shrayer ‘shouter’; a nickname for a noisy person, or, possibly, an occupational name for a person whose duty it was to summon Jews to public worship.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Schreyer, Schreiber, Schreiner, Scheiner, Schleifer, Schaefer