Frederick Sturgeon

1888–
Leicester, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Frederick

When Frederick Sturgeon was born in 1888, in Leicester, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Samuel James Sturgeon, was 31 and his mother, Elizabeth Crowdy, was 26. He lived in Warwick St Nicholas, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom in 1911.

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Family Time Line

Samuel James Sturgeon
1857–
Elizabeth Crowdy
1862–
Edward J Sturgeon
1883–
Kate Sturgeon
1884–
Frederick Sturgeon
1888–
Lizzie Sturgeon
1889–
Walter John Sturgeon
1905–

Parents and Siblings

    Samuel James Sturgeon

    Male1857–Male

    Elizabeth Crowdy

    Female1862–Female

siblings

(5)

    Edward J Sturgeon

    Male1883–Male

    Kate Sturgeon

    Female1884–Female

    Male1888–Male

    Lizzie Sturgeon

    Female1889–Female

    Walter John Sturgeon

    Male1905–Male

World Events (3)

1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 16

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.
1908

Age 20

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1914

Age 26

Outbreak of World War I. UK enters hostilities against Germany. Grueling trench warfare in Belgium and France.

Name Meaning

English: from Middle English sturgeon ‘sturgeon’ (a reduced form of Old French estourgeon), hence a metonymic occupational name for a fisherman or seller of these fish, or possibly a nickname for someone thought to resemble a sturgeon.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (2)

  • Frederick Sturgeon in household of Samuel J Sturgeon, "England and Wales Census, 1901"
  • Frederick Sturgeon in household of Samuel James Sturgeon, "England and Wales Census, 1911"

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