Shreiver Family History

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Shreiver 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: Shriver, Shreiner, Reifer, Kreiter, Kreiser, Schreier, Reiser, Heier

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Shreiver Family Origin

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Shreiver Family Occupations

What did your Shreiver ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, dep. Col. Internal Rev. and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Shreiver. A less common occupation for the Shreiver family was Tailor. The most common Shreiver occupation in the USA was Dep. Col. Internal Rev.. 33% of Shreiver's were Dep. Col. Internal Rev.s.

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  • Dep. Col. Internal Rev.

  • Farmer

  • Tailor


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

Shreiver Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 156 census records available for the last name Shreiver. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shreiver 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 8 immigration records available for the last name Shreiver. 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 18 military records available for the last name Shreiver. For the veterans among your Shreiver ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shreiver Life Expectancy

What is the average Shreiver lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shreiver 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 Shreiver

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