Sterett Family History

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Sterett Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: variant spelling of Starrett.

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


Similar surnames: Sterrett, Sterritt, Starrett, Stitt, Streat, Surrett, Streett, Steel

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Sterett Family Origin

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Sterett Family Occupations

What did your Sterett ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Banker and Cultivating Grapes were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sterett. The most common Sterett occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Sterett's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sterett family was House & Sign Painter.

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Banker

    6%
  • Cultivating Grapes

    6%
  • House & Sign Painter

    6%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Sterett Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sterett. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sterett 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 Sterett. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, 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 Sterett. For the veterans among your Sterett ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sterett Life Expectancy

What is the average Sterett lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Sterett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Sterett in 1951 was 59, and 58 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sterett

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sterett 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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