Shriver Family History

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Shriver Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Dutch Schriever.

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


Similar surnames: Scriver, Shriber, Shriner, Schriver, Shrider, Shive, Strider, Shrier

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Shriver Family Origin

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Shriver Family Occupations

What did your Shriver ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shriver. The most common Shriver occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Shriver's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Shriver family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farming

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%

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

Shriver Historical Records

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Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Shriver Life Expectancy

What is the average Shriver lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Shriver life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Shriver in 1942 was 30, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shriver

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shriver 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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