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Scriver Name Meaning

Americanized form of Dutch de Scrijver ‘the scribe’, from Middle Dutch scrivere ‘scribe’, ‘clerk’. Compare English Scriven, German Schreiber.

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


Similar surnames: Schriever, Schryver, Scriven, Scriber, Strider, Schilder, Shriver

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Scriver Family Origin

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Scriver Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Scriver. The most common Scriver occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Scriver's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Scriver family was Laborer.

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Scriver Historical Records

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Scriver Life Expectancy

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