Shreive Family History

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Shreive 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: Shreve, Greive, Shreeve, Heide, Larive, Reise, Reeve, Heike, Freire

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Shreive Family Origin

Where is the Shreive family from?

Shreive Family Occupations

What did your Shreive ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shreive occupation in the USA was Clerk At Hotel. 50% of Shreive's were Clerk At Hotels. Clerk At Hotel and Coal Miner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Shreive.

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  • Clerk At Hotel

  • Coal Miner


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

Shreive Historical Records

What Shreive family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 98 census records available for the last name Shreive. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shreive 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 Shreive

Passenger List

There are 4 immigration records available for the last name Shreive. 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 16 military records available for the last name Shreive. For the veterans among your Shreive ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shreive Life Expectancy

What is the average Shreive lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shreive 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shreive

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