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Recorded as Stitt, Studd, and Studde, this unusual surname can be called of British Isles origins, as it is found in England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland. Wherever recorded it is Olde English and is either topographical for someone who lived on a stud farm, or an occupational name for someone who was employed on one. The derivation is from the ancient word "sted", with the spelling as Stitt in particular, being a Scottish dialectal form also found in Ireland. Topographical surname were among the earliest created, since both natural and man-made features in the landscape provided easily recognisable distinguishing names.

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Justin McCarthy

Was Robert from County Down

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James Stitt 1832-1902 born Portaferry County Down. Roman Catholic Migrated to New Zealand date unknown and can't find passenger list. James had 2 wives the first was Catherine Ryan she died after child birth none of the 3 children survived birth. James married Annie Delany from Dublin they had children James Leo Stitt born 1878 - 1946 Martha, Margaret, Sarah Ann? and others both marriages were in New Zealand James lived at Hobson Street and at 46 Nelson Street Auckland 16 Nelson Street was given incorrectly for Jame's funeral notice. Any further information would be appreciated.

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Robert Stitt 30/4/ 1785

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