Notes about the Steane surname
The Steane family is heavily concentrated in Coventry, Warwickshire, and this is where my Steane family branch comes from.
The name is either derived from the name ‘Steven’ or from the Norse word for stone.
Important branches on my tree
- Eliza Newsome Steane and Joseph Player. Daughter of Issac Steane and Eliza Newsome. The Steanes were involved in the cotton trade.