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Sturgeon Name Meaning

English: from Middle English sturgeon ‘sturgeon’ (a reduced form of Old French estourgeon), hence a metonymic occupational name for a fisherman or seller of these fish, or possibly a nickname for someone thought to resemble a sturgeon.

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

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Sturgeon Family Origin

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Sturgeon Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sturgeon family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sturgeon. The most common Sturgeon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Sturgeon's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Sturgeon | Data not to scale

Sturgeon Historical Records

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Sturgeon Life Expectancy

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Famous Sturgeon Family

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