Hoversten Family History
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Hoversten Name Meaning
Probably an Americanized spelling of Norwegian Håvastein, a habitational name from a farmstead in Rogaland named Håvastein, from Old Norse as Hávisteinn, from hár ‘high’ + steinn ‘stone’, indicating a tall stone, such as a standing stone.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Iversen, Overton, Hohenstein, Holsten, Hoverson, Velten, Evensen