Shreier Family History

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Shreier Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Schreier, Heier, Freier, Reier, Dreier, Breier, Shrier, Shreiner

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Shreier Family Origin

Where is the Shreier family from?

Shreier Family Occupations

What did your Shreier ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Stone Mason and Wagon Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Shreier. The most common Shreier occupation in the USA was Stone Mason. 50% of Shreier's were Stone Masons.

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  • Stone Mason

  • Wagon Maker


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

Shreier Historical Records

What Shreier family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 130 census records available for the last name Shreier. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shreier census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Shreier

Passenger List

There are 54 immigration records available for the last name Shreier. 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 14 military records available for the last name Shreier. For the veterans among your Shreier ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shreier Life Expectancy

What is the average Shreier lifespan?

Between 1968 and 1969, in the United States, Shreier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Shreier in 1968 was 74, and 77 in 1969.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shreier

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shreier 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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