Last name: STENSON

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All you have to know about the last name STENSON

Last name frequency

STENSON : This last name is indexed 19,218 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

STENSON : 1: English and Scottish: variant of Stinson.2: English: habitational name from Stenson (Derbyshire) from the Old Norse personal name Steinn ‘stone’ (genitive Steinns) + Old English tūn ‘farmstead estate’.3: Americanized form of Norwegian Stensen: patronymic from the personal name Sten from Old Norse steinn ‘stone’. This is.4: Americanized form of Danish and Norwegian Steensen a cognate of 3 above.

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