Early Origins of the Sterret family
The surname Sterret 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 Sterret family
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Sterret Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Stirrett, Stirett, Sterritt, Stirratt, Starratt, Starrat, Starret and many more.
Early Notables of the Sterret family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Sterret family to Ireland
Some of the Sterret family moved to Ireland
, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.Another 286 words (20 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Sterret family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Sterret Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- John Sterret, who arrived in Philadelphia in 1840
Contemporary Notables of the name Sterret (post 1700)
- Virginia Frances Sterret (1900-1931), American artist and illustrator, remembered for her illustrations in Tanglewood Tales by Nathaniel Hawthorne (1921) and Arabian Nights (1928)