Steensen Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Steensen Name Meaning

Scandinavian: patronymic from Sten, a personal name derived from Old Norse steinn ‘stone’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Steenson, Stenson, Estenson, Svendsen, Stennes, Stene, Evensen

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Steensen Family Origin

Where is the Steensen family from?

SHOW MORE

Steensen Family Occupations

What did your Steensen ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Steensen ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    50%
  • Apothecary

    25%
  • Sewing Mach. Agt.

    25%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Steensen family was Sewing Mach. Agt.. Farmer and Apothecary were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Steensen. The most common Steensen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Steensen's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Steensen | Data not to scale

Steensen Historical Records

What Steensen family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Steensen ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Steensen

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Steensen Life Expectancy

What is the average Steensen lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Steensen ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Steensen Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)

Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Look up another name