Stenson Family History
Stenson Name Meaning
English and Scottish: variant of Stinson . English: habitational name from Stenson (Derbyshire) from the Old Norse personal name Steinn ‘stone’ (genitive Steinns) + Old English tūn ‘farmstead estate’. Americanized form of Norwegian Stensen: patronymic from the personal name Sten from Old Norse steinn ‘stone’. This is. Americanized form of Danish and Norwegian Steensen a cognate of 3 above.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press