Shriber Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Shriber Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German and Jewish Schreiber.

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

Similar surnames: Shriner, Schriber, Scriber, Shier, Shriver, Shrier, Shrader, Sharber

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Shriber Family Origin

Where is the Shriber family from?

Shriber Family Occupations

What did your Shriber ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shriber occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Shriber's were Farmers. Farmer, Stone Mason and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shriber. A less common occupation for the Shriber family was Beem Hand In Tanery.

View Census data for Shriber | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

  • Stone Mason

  • Farming

  • Beem Hand In Tanery


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

Shriber Historical Records

What Shriber family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Shriber. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shriber 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 Shriber

Passenger List

There are 241 immigration records available for the last name Shriber. 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.

View all Shriber immigration records

Draft Card

There are 393 military records available for the last name Shriber. For the veterans among your Shriber ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Shriber military records

You've only scratched the surface of Shriber family history.

Shriber Life Expectancy

What is the average Shriber lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Shriber life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Shriber in 1957 was 45, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shriber

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shriber 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.

Look up another name