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Stearns Genealogy & History

Stearns is an English and German surname with quite disparate etymologies from those origins. In England, it comes from the Old English styrne, meaning strict, and likely denoting someone whose job it was to enforce discipline´┐Żor the complete opposite, judging from the medieval sense of humor. As a German name, it comes from stellae, meaning star, and described someone living at a house identified by a star or associated with it in some way. Stearns family history begins with Adolf Stellae of Koln in 1142. A few noteworthy members of Stearns genealogy are Bear Stearns co-founder Robert Stearns and American Samoa Governor Clark Stearns.


Stearns Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
Ada Stearns-- --, 1917October 24,1992WI
Barbara Stearns-- --, 1928July 30,2001ME
C Ruth Stearns-- --, 1909June 7,1990OH
Daisy Stearns-- --, 1885December ,1976MD

Stearns Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
E Leon Stearns-- --, 1920January 20,2006Titusville,FL
Fae Stearns-- --, 1901September 25,1988Olmsted Falls,OH
G Elaine Stearns-- --, 1921February 14,1996Lake City,MI
H Myrl Stearns-- --, 1916October 9,2006Bolinas,CA

Stearns Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Alexander StearnsKimberly BruggenwirthMarch 10,2001Bell, TX
Bret StearnsJennifer CerneyJuly 8,2000Wake, NC
Cecil StearnsBarbara ScottMarch 15,1958Wake, NC
Dana StearnsMargaret NicholsNovember 8,1933Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Stearns

1734th: Cantu1735th: Calderon
1736th: Pritchett1737th: Pyle
1738th: Trent1739th: Serrano
1740th: Unger1741st: McCray
1742nd: Maier1743rd: Wetzel

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