Early Origins of the Starratt family
The surname Starratt was first found in Ayrshire
(Gaelic: Siorrachd Inbhir Àir), formerly a county in the southwestern Strathclyde region of Scotland
, that today makes up the Council Areas of South, East, and North Ayrshire
, where they held a family seat
from very ancient times, some say before the Norman Conquest
Early History of the Starratt family
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Starratt Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Stirrett, Stirett, Sterritt, Stirratt, Starratt, Starrat, Starret and many more.
Early Notables of the Starratt family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Starratt family to Ireland
Some of the Starratt family moved to Ireland
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Migration of the Starratt family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: James Sterrett who settled in Boston Massachusetts in 1768; John Steret arrived in Philadelphia in 1844; Samuel Stirt arrived in Jamaica in 1685; John Sterret arrived in Philadelphia in 1840.
Contemporary Notables of the name Starratt (post 1700)
- Robert J. Starratt, American Professor and Program Director in Educational Administration at the School of Education of Boston College
- Clarence W. Starratt, American Republican politician, Member of Massachusetts State House of Representatives Twenty-First Suffolk District, 1905
- Robert Starratt, Canadian founder of Starratt Airways in 1932, one of the largest air transportation companies in the world at that time