Schreiner Family History

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Schreiner Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a joiner, from Middle High German schrinære, schriner, an agent derivative of schrin ‘chest’, ‘box’. This word and surname are found mainly in southern and southwestern parts of Germany.

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

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Schreiner Family Origin

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Schreiner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Tailor

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schreiner. The most common Schreiner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Schreiner's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schreiner family was Carpenter.

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Schreiner Historical Records

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Schreiner Life Expectancy

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