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Sturges Family Origin

Where is the Sturges family from?

Sturges Family Occupations

What did your Sturges ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sturges family was Carpenter. The most common Sturges occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Sturges's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sturges.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter


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

Sturges Historical Records

What Sturges family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sturges. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sturges census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

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

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Sturges Life Expectancy

What is the average Sturges lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Sturges life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Sturges in 1941 was 56, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sturges

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sturges 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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