Stenback History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
- Origins Available:
The Swedish name Stenback is generally thought to come from personal name Sten. The word "sten," means "stone;" so it may have been a topographic name for someone who lived on stony ground, or perhaps an occupational name for someone who worked with stone.
| Stenback migration to the United States ||+|
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Stenback Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Peter Stenback, aged 28, who landed in San Francisco, California in 1868 
- Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)