Stryker Family History

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Stryker Name Meaning

Dutch (Strijker): occupational name for someone whose job was to fill level measures of grain by passing a flat stick over the brim of the measure, thus removing any heaped excess. Possibly an altered spelling of English Striker, or even an Americanized spelling of German Streicher.

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


Similar surnames: Striker, Stricker, Strycker, Strider, Strecker, Strike, Stoker

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Stryker Family Origin

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Stryker Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Stryker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Stryker's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Stryker family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stryker.

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Stryker Historical Records

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Stryker Life Expectancy

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