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Stryker Surname Origin
(Origin Danish) From strige, to strike, to roam, to travel, hence a worker at a trade, a traveler.
Source: An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names With an Essay on their Derivation and Import; Arthur, William, M.A.; New York, NY: Sheldon, Blake, Bleeker & CO., 1857.
Stryker Surname Meaning and Family Facts
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A Stryker Family History Thought:
'People will not look forward to posterity, who never look backward to their ancestors.' --Edmund Burk