Shreiner Family History

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Shreiner Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Schreiner.

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

Similar surnames: Shriner, Schreiner, Schriner, Shriber, Shoener, Rhiner, Dreier

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Shreiner Family Origin

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Shreiner Family Occupations

What did your Shreiner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Shreiner family was Machinist. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shreiner. The most common Shreiner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Shreiner's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Machinist


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

Shreiner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Shreiner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shreiner 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 193 immigration records available for the last name Shreiner. 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 512 military records available for the last name Shreiner. For the veterans among your Shreiner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shreiner Life Expectancy

What is the average Shreiner lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Shreiner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Shreiner in 1959 was 65, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shreiner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shreiner 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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