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Sturtz Family History

Sturtz Name Meaning
German: topographic name from Middle High German sturz ‘slope’, ‘precipice’.

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

51,448 Historical Documents with Sturtz on Ancestry.com
8,368 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,748 Military Records
603 Immigration Records
6,192 Census and Voter Lists
34,537 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Sturtz Families

  • Number of Sturtz families
     23 - 44
     8 - 22
     1 - 7
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Sturtz families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Sturtz last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Sturtz census records

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Sturtz Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Sturtz families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

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Sturtz Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Sturtz families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Sturtz

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Sturtz Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Sturtz census records

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Sturtz Civil War Service Records

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