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Steven Name Meaning

Scottish, English, Dutch, and North German: from the personal name Steven, a vernacular form of Latin Stephanus, Greek Stephanos ‘crown’. This was a popular name throughout Christendom in the Middle Ages, having been borne by the first Christian martyr, stoned to death at Jerusalem three years after the death of Christ. In English the variant spelling Stephen is almost equally common.

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


Similar surnames: Stevens, Steen, Steve, Stein, Steffen, Stephen, Stegen, Esteve, Sever

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Steven Family Origin

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Steven Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Steven. The most common Steven occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Steven's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Steven family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farming

    4%

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Steven Historical Records

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Steven Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, Steven life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Steven in 1944 was 29, and 78 in 2004.

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United States

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Famous Steven Family

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