Steensen Family History

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Steensen Name Meaning

Scandinavian: patronymic from Sten, a personal name derived from Old Norse steinn ‘stone’.

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


Similar surnames: Steenson, Stenson, Estenson, Svendsen, Stennes, Stene, Evensen

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Steensen Family Origin

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Steensen Family Occupations

What did your Steensen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Apothecary were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Steensen. A less common occupation for the Steensen family was Sewing Mach. Agt.. The most common Steensen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Steensen's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Apothecary

    25%
  • Sewing Mach. Agt.

    25%

United States shown, England data unavailable

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Steensen ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Steensen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Steensen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Steensen census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Steensen. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Steensen. For the veterans among your Steensen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Steensen Life Expectancy

What is the average Steensen lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2003, in the United States, Steensen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Steensen in 1960 was 59, and 93 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Steensen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Steensen ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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