Sturm Name Meaning

German: nickname for a man of blustery temperament, from Middle High German sturm ‘storm’. It is also found in Slovenia, where it is commonly spelled Šturm. Dutch: variant of Storm. Dutch: from the Germanic personal name Sturm, Sturmi. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Sturm ‘storm’.

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

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Sturm Family Origin

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Sturm Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    2%

In 1880, the most common Sturm occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Sturm's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sturm. A less common occupation for the Sturm family was Carpenter.

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Sturm Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Sturm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Sturm in 1945 was 31, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sturm

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