Shrier Family History

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Shrier Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Schreier.

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


Similar surnames: Shrider, Shier, Shriner, Shriber, Shaver, Scriver, Sheler, Scriber

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Shrier Family Origin

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Shrier Family Occupations

What did your Shrier ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shrier occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Shrier's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Shrier family was Clothier Merchant. Farmer, Laborer and Clothier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shrier.

View Census data for Shrier | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Clothier

    4%
  • Clothier Merchant

    4%

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

Shrier Historical Records

What Shrier family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Shrier. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shrier 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 Shrier

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Shrier. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Shrier. For the veterans among your Shrier ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shrier Life Expectancy

What is the average Shrier lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Shrier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Shrier in 1962 was 62, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shrier

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shrier 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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