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Stirrat Early Origins



The surname Stirrat 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 in 1066.

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Stirrat Spelling Variations


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Stirrat Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Stirrett, Stirett, Sterritt, Stirratt, Starratt, Starrat, Starret and many more.

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Stirrat Early History


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Stirrat Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Stirrat research. Another 210 words (15 lines of text) covering the years 1341, 1698, and 1703 are included under the topic Early Stirrat History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Stirrat Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Stirrat Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Stirrat Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Stirrat In Ireland


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Stirrat In Ireland



Some of the Stirrat 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.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Stirrat Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • David Stirrat, who arrived in Baltimore, Maryland in 1834

Stirrat Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • John Stirrat, originally from Gladstone, Australia, arrived in New York in 1919 aboard the ship "Noordam" from Plymouth [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J67V-LQ9 : 6 December 2014), John Stirrat, 18 May 1919; citing departure port Plymouth, arrival port New York, ship name Noordam, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  • Mathew Stirrat, arrived in New York in 1919 aboard the ship "Santa Ana" from Chile & Peru [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J6WX-W3X : 6 December 2014), Mathew Stirrat, 18 Oct 1919; citing departure port Chile & Peru, arrival port New York, ship name Santa Ana, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  • Bethia Meiklem Stirrat, aged 27, originally from Glasgow, Scotland, arrived in New York in 1920 aboard the ship "Columbia" from Glasgow, Scotland [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J6C5-P6D : 6 December 2014), Bethia Meiklem Stirrat, 09 Apr 1920; citing departure port Glasgow, arrival port New York, ship name Columbia, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

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Contemporary Notables of the name Stirrat (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Stirrat (post 1700)



  • Bob Stirrat, Scottish curler who played Lead during the 1961 World Curling Championships

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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J67V-LQ9 : 6 December 2014), John Stirrat, 18 May 1919; citing departure port Plymouth, arrival port New York, ship name Noordam, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  2. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J6WX-W3X : 6 December 2014), Mathew Stirrat, 18 Oct 1919; citing departure port Chile & Peru, arrival port New York, ship name Santa Ana, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  3. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J6C5-P6D : 6 December 2014), Bethia Meiklem Stirrat, 09 Apr 1920; citing departure port Glasgow, arrival port New York, ship name Columbia, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

Other References

  1. Holt, J.C. Ed. Domesday Studies. Woodbridge: Boydell, 1987. Print. (ISBN 0-85115-477-8).
  2. Donaldson, Gordon and Robert S. Morpeth. Who's Who In Scotish History. Wales: Welsh Academic Press, 1996. Print. (ISBN 186057-0054).
  3. Moncrieffe, Sir Ian of That Ilk and David Hicks. The Highland Clans The Dynastic Origins, Cheifs and Background of the Clans. New York: C.N. Potter, 1968. Print.
  4. Warner, Philip Warner. Famous Scottish Battles. New York: Barnes and Noble, 1996. Print. (ISBN 0-76070-004-4).
  5. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Scotch Irish Pioneers In Ulster and America. Montana: Kessinger Publishing. Print.
  6. Browne, James. The History of Scotland it's Highlands, Regiments and Clans 8 Volumes. Edinburgh: Francis A Niccolls & Co, 1909. Print.
  7. Paul, Sir James Balfour. An Ordinary of Arms Contained in the Public Register of All Arms and Bearings in Scotland Second Edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1903. Print.
  8. Le Patourel, John. The Norman Empire. New York: Oxford University Press, 1976. Print. (ISBN 0-19-822525-3).
  9. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  10. Martine, Roddy, Roderick Martine and Don Pottinger. Scottish Clan and Family Names Their Arms, Origins and Tartans. Edinburgh: Mainstream, 1992. Print.
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The Stirrat Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Stirrat Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

This page was last modified on 15 November 2016 at 08:38.

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