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Sturdivant Early Origins



The surname Sturdivant was first found in Nottinghamshire, where they held a family seat from very early times.

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Sturdivant Spelling Variations


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Sturdivant Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Sturtevant, Sturdivantt, Sturtivantt, Sturtivant, Sturdevant, Sturdivant, Sturtifant, Sturdifant, Sturdyvant, Sturdyfant, Sturtevant, Sturdavent and many more.

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Sturdivant Early History


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Sturdivant Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Sturdivant research. Another 265 words (19 lines of text) covering the years 1379, 1570, 1604, and 1685 are included under the topic Early Sturdivant History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Sturdivant Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Sturdivant Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Sturdivant Notables 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:

Sturdivant Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Mary Sturdivant, who landed in Virginia in 1665
  • William Sturdivant, who landed in Maryland in 1669
  • Richard Sturdivant, who arrived in Maryland in 1671

Sturdivant Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Joseph Sturdivant settled in Philadelphia in 1832

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Contemporary Notables of the name Sturdivant (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Sturdivant (post 1700)



  • Roswell S. Sturdivant, American counterfeiter who with his brother Merrick Sturdivant led the 3rd generation of Sturdivant Gang, a family gang of counterfeiters in operation for over 50 years
  • Roswell S. Sturdivant, nicknamed "Bloody Jack" Sturdivant, American counterfeiter who led the Sturdivant Gang, a multi-generational family group of counterfeiters founded in the 1810s
  • John Sturdivant (b. 1956), former American CFL and NFL football defensive linemen
  • Captain Ephraim Sturdivant (1782-1868), American veteran of the War of 1812, first person to bring merino sheep to Maine, 1st treasurer of Maine
  • Quantavius "Quan" Sturdivant (b. 1988), American football linebacker who played from 2011 to 2013
  • Thomas Virgil "Tom" Sturdivant (1930-2009), American Major League Baseball pitcher who played from 1955 to 1964, nicknamed "Snake" for his curveball
  • Trinton Sturdivant (b. 1989), American football offensive tackle

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Sturdivant Family Crest Products


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Reaney P.H and R.M. Wilson. A Dictionary of English Surnames. London: Routledge, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-415-05737-X).
    2. Burke, Sir Bernard. General Armory Of England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales. Ramsbury: Heraldry Today. Print.
    3. The Norman People and Their Existing Descendants in the British Dominions and the United States Of America. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1975. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0636-X).
    4. Papworth, J.W and A.W Morant. Ordinary of British Armorials. London: T.Richards, 1874. Print.
    5. Hinde, Thomas Ed. The Domesday Book England's Heritage Then and Now. Surrey: Colour Library Books, 1995. Print. (ISBN 1-85833-440-3).
    6. MacAulay, Thomas Babington. History of England from the Accession of James the Second 4 volumes. New York: Harper and Brothers, 1879. Print.
    7. Lennard, Reginald. Rural England 1086-1135 A Study of Social and Agrarian Conditions. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1959. Print.
    8. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    9. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    10. Hitching, F.K and S. Hitching. References to English Surnames in 1601-1602. Walton On Thames: 1910. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0181-3).
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    The Sturdivant Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Sturdivant 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 24 January 2017 at 08:19.

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