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Scripture Name Meaning

English and Scottish: occupational name for a clerk or scribe, from Latin scriptor ‘writer’, ‘clerk’. The name has been altered from its original Latin form through association with the more familiar English word scripture ‘Bible’.

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


Similar surnames: Couture, Cripe, Cropper, Scriver, Scrivener, Scripter, Cristina

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Scripture Family Origin

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Scripture Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Farming

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Scripture family was Farming. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Scripture. The most common Scripture occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Scripture's were Farmers.

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Scripture Life Expectancy

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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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