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Scribner Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Scribner name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Scribner. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • France


  • Norway


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Scribner Family Origin

Where is the Scribner family from?

Scribner Family Occupations

What did your Scribner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Scribner. The most common Scribner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Scribner's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Scribner family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Scribner ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Scribner Historical Records

What Scribner family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 37,000 census records available for the last name Scribner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Scribner census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Scribner. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 7,000 military records available for the last name Scribner. For the veterans among your Scribner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Scribner Life Expectancy

What is the average Scribner lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Scribner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Scribner in 1943 was 38, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Scribner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Scribner ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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