Early Origins of the Stirrett family
The surname Stirrett 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 Stirrett family
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Stirrett Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Stirrett, Stirett, Sterritt, Stirratt, Starratt, Starrat, Starret and many more.
Early Notables of the Stirrett family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Stirrett family to Ireland
Some of the Stirrett family moved to Ireland
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Migration of the Stirrett 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 Stirrett (post 1700)
- Dr. George M Stirrett, former Chief Park Naturalist for Canada
- Lisa Stirrett, among the few artists in the United States who actually uses real fish and other sea life to create her paintings