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Sturdy Name Meaning

English: nickname for an impetuous or hot-headed man, from Middle English st(o)urdi ‘reckless’, ‘rash’ (a reduced form of Old French est(o)urdi, past participle of estourdir ‘to daze or stupefy’).

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


Similar surnames: Study, Saturday, Purdy, Steady, Duddy, Storr, Sturm, Storey, Noury

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Sturdy Family Origin

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Sturdy Family Occupations

What did your Sturdy ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    6%
  • Dressmaker

    3%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Joiner

    3%

In 1881, Farmer, Dressmaker and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sturdy. The most common Sturdy occupation in the UK was Farmer. 6% of Sturdy's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sturdy family was Joiner.

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Sturdy Historical Records

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Sturdy Life Expectancy

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Famous Sturdy Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)

Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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