The surname Steten was first found in Baden and Augsbourg where the name was anciently associated with the tribal conflicts of the area. They declared allegiances to many nobles and princes of early history, lending their influence in struggles for power and status within the region. They branched into many houses, and their contributions were sought by many leaders in their search for power.
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Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: settlers who traveled to the New World and established themselves along the eastern seaboard of the United States and Canada in the 18th and 19th centuries. Thomas Statten was recorded in 1774 as a runaway convict servant in Maryland, at age 21. Joseph and Thomas Statton settled in Pennsylvania in 1840 and 1860. And a Jacob Statton was recorded in the 1871 Census in Toronto, Ontario..