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Scrivner Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Scrivner name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Scrivner. 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


  • Norway


  • Sweden


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Scrivner Family Origin

Where is the Scrivner family from?

Scrivner Family Occupations

What did your Scrivner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Scrivner family was Farm Laborer. The most common Scrivner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Scrivner's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Scrivner.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House

  • Farm Laborer


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

Scrivner Historical Records

What Scrivner family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Scrivner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Scrivner 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 305 immigration records available for the last name Scrivner. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Scrivner. For the veterans among your Scrivner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Scrivner Life Expectancy

What is the average Scrivner lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Scrivner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Scrivner in 1951 was 50, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Scrivner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Scrivner 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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