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Stevens Family History

Stevens Name Meaning
English: patronymic from the personal name Steven. It is also found in this spelling as a Dutch and North German name, and as an Americanized form of some like-sounding Jewish name, as well as cognate names in other European languages such as Stefan and Steffen and their derivatives.

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

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Name Distribution of Stevens Families

  • Number of Stevens families
     1,267 - 2,532
     423 - 1,266
     1 - 422
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Stevens families
     3,672 - 7,342
     1,225 - 3,671
     1 - 1,224
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Stevens families
     87 - 172
     30 - 86
     1 - 29
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Stevens Family Origin

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Stevens Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Stevens

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Stevens Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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