Sturn Name Meaning

German (of Slavic origin): according to Gottschald, probably related to Czech studnice ‘well’, ‘spring’.

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


Similar surnames: Star, Sturm, Stirn, Stern, Sturz, Saur, Sturman, Tur, Stulz, Sterr

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Sturn Family Origin

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Sturn Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Shoemaker

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sturn family was Shoemaker. The most common Sturn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Sturn's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sturn.

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Sturn Historical Records

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Sturn Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Sturn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Sturn in 1963 was 69, and 59 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sturn

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