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Stenson Name Meaning

English: patronymic from a reduced form of the personal name Steven. English: habitational name from a place in Derbyshire, recorded in Domesday Book as Steintune, later as Steineston, from the Old Norse personal name Steinn (meaning ‘stone’) + Old English tun ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’. Variant of Steenson 2.

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


Similar surnames: Steenson, Benson, Ostenson, Stinton, Estenson, Shenton, Stanton

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Stenson Family Origin

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Stenson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Farming

    3%

In 1880, the most common Stenson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Stenson's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stenson. A less common occupation for the Stenson family was Farming.

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Stenson Life Expectancy

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