Stensby Family History

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Stensby Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of about ten farmsteads in eastern Norway named from sten ‘stone’ + by ‘farmstead’, ‘settlement’.

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


Similar surnames: Stenseth, Sundby, Stennes, Stenson, Stene, Owenby, Stoney, Stanley

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Stensby Family Origin

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Stensby Family Occupations

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  • Gunsmith

    100%

In 1881, the most common Stensby occupation in the UK was Gunsmith. 100% of Stensby's were Gunsmiths.

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Stensby Historical Records

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Stensby Life Expectancy

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