Stöven History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the Stöven family
The surname Stöven was first found in Saxony, where the name could be considered to make a great early contribution to the feudal society. The name became prominent in local affairs and branched into many houses which played important roles in the tribal and national conflicts, each group seeking power and status in a fluctuating territorial profile.
Important Dates for the Stöven family
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Stöven Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Steuven, Stoeven, Steuben, Staeuber, Staiber, Steubing, Steube and many more.
Early Notables of the Stöven family (pre 1700)
Prominent bearers of the family name Stöven at this time were Baron Friedrich Wilhelm Augustus Heinrich Ferdinand von Steuben (1730-1794), who was a famous German soldier from Magdeburg, Prussia. He became grand-marshal at the court of the Prince of Hollenzollern, and then at the court of the Margrave of Baden. In...
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Migration of the Stöven family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Ludwig Steuber, who came to Philadelphia in 1854. Frederick Steuber came in 1860; and August Steuber in 1867. Johan Steube arrived in 1854; Christian Steube in 1858.