To locate a town use this website :
Another website that might be of some help since the name does seem to be of German origin is :
The old 1910 Hungarian megye map is at :
http://lazarus.elte.hu/hun/maps/1910 click on Temes megye
There were 17 STARTZs that passed thru Ellis Island and there is a Johann Startz that is from Vakovar/ Vukovar. There is also a Franz who is German and from Vukovar. Franz left in Wukovar his wife Julianna Startz.
The names were not changed at Ellis Island if the manifests were written at the port of departure. The name changing came after the ancestor was already in America. It just might be all in pronounciation, the way an official heard your ancestor say the name Startz/ Starz.
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