26,311 Steiner members around the world
Steiner Family HistoryThis interesting name of English origin is an occupational name for a dyer, particularly of grass rather than fabrics and deriving from the Middle English Steyn(en) and latin "distingere" meaning to dye. In 1502 the Guild of Staines amalgamated with the London Guild of Painters, "paid to Thomas Staynour of Windsor for painting the fenestral like a glass window, 4d", Salzaman's "Building in England down to 1540". In the modern idiom, the variants include Steiner, Steinor and Steynor. Two early records of christenings in London are of one An Stainer on the 30th September 1686 at St. Martin-in-the-Fields and one Sarah Stainer on 9th June 1663 at St...
Who have we missed?
Tell us about any famous Steiner (or surname variant) you think we should add here. We will get our genealogists to check them out and add them to the list. Thanks!
Join the conversation with the Steiner tribe
- Find your Steiner ancestor
- Tell us about your Steiner Family
- Tell us about your Steiner ancestors
- Ask a question about the Steiner history
- Leave a message for Steiner family members
Invite more Steiner family members!
Write an email address and click 'Invite' to share this page with more members of the Steiner tribe.
Family Coat of Arms Generator
Why not see what your family crest could look like based on your own family characteristics?Create Crest
Discover about where the Steiner live around the world
Explore where tribe members live today!