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Steenson Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: patronymic from Steen (reduced form of Steven). Americanized spelling of Steensen, Stensen, Norwegian and Danish patronymics from Sten, a personal name derived from Old Norse steinn ‘stone’.

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


Similar surnames: Stenson, Steensen, Stevenson, Stenerson, Ostenson, Steffenson

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Steenson Family Origin

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Steenson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Works On Farm

    13%
  • Caster

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%

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In 1880, the most common Steenson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Steenson's were Farmers. Farmer, Works On Farm and Caster were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Steenson. A less common occupation for the Steenson family was Keeping House.

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Steenson Historical Records

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Steenson Life Expectancy

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