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Sturgis Surname History
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Sturgis Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Sturgis can be difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Sturgis may be in dispute based on whether the family name came about naturally and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of names that are based on a professional trade, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).
Sturgis Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Sturgis come may come from a profession, such as the name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen. Some of these craft-based last names can be a profession in some other language. This is why it is important to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its early ancestors. Many modern names like Sturgis come from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and so forth. Often these family names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "From the ash tree".
Sturgis Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Sturgis were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Sturgis. Surnames like Sturgis change in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across communities, family lines, and eras over time. Researching spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Sturgis family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.
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Sturgis Family Tree
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- Keziah Taylor 6 Sturgis 1760 - 1785
- Rebecca Sturgis Otis
- Hannah Sturgis Quincy 1712 - 1755
- Bethiah Sturgis Freeman 1696 - 1769
- Rebecca Sturgis 1666 - ?
- David Sturgis
- Robert Sturgis Bowman 1819 - 1909
- Richard Sturgis Seymour Seymour Mvo 1875 - 1959
- Mary Hubbard Sturgis ? - 1942
- Joseph Sturgis 1664 - 1747