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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  • Coal Miner

    50%
  • Hardware Dealer

    50%

In 1881, the most common Stien occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 50% of Stien's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner and Hardware Dealer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Stien.

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Stien Historical Records

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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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