Shreives Family History

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Shreives 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: Shreeves, Shreves, Rives, Shreve, Heikes, Greaves, Reeves, Heiges

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Shreives Family Origin

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Shreives Family Occupations

What did your Shreives ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shreives occupation in the USA was Minister Of Gospel. 100% of Shreives's were Minister Of Gospels.

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  • Minister Of Gospel


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

Shreives Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 53 census records available for the last name Shreives. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shreives 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 11 immigration records available for the last name Shreives. 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 Shreives. For the veterans among your Shreives ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shreives Life Expectancy

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shreives 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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