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Stephens Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Stephen (see Steven).

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


Similar surnames: Stephen, Stephenson, Stephans, Stephensen, Stevens, Stephani, Steven

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Stephens Family Origin

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Stephens Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Going To School

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Servant

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Stephens family was Servant. The most common Stephens occupation in Canada was Farmer. 29% of Stephens's were Farmers. Farmer, Going To School and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stephens.

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