Stien Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous farmsteads, notably in Hordaland and Nordland, named with the definite singular form of stig ‘path’, ‘trail’; this often denotes a steep mountain path. German and Dutch: from a reduced form of the personal name Augustin, Dutch Augustijn (see Austin).

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


Similar surnames: Stigen, Stein, Lien, Steen, Stoen, Stief, Stine, Stieg, Stieb, Stier

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Stien Family Origin

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Stien Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Butcher

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stien. A less common occupation for the Stien family was Butcher. The most common Stien occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Stien's were Farmers.

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Stien Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Stien life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Stien in 1963 was 76, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stien

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