Stedman name meaning

First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Stedman mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Stedman

User Submitted Origins


Submit the origin and/or meaning of Stedman to us below

International Interest
Also see international interest
Alt. Meaning

S is for serious, not always joking.

T is for try, as hard as you can

E is for explorer, always ready for the next journey

D is for discreet, you can keep a secret.

M is for musical, your hidden talent!

A is for admirable, you certainly are!

N is for nurturing, the care you provide to all

Notable Persons Named Stedman

Notable Persons Named Stedman

Stedman Graham

Stedman Graham is an author, speaker, and orator. He holds the title CEO. Stedman was born on March 6th, 1951 in Whitesboro, New Jersey.

Stedman Bailey

Stedman Bailey is a football player for the Los Angeles Rams. Stedman was born on November 11th, 1990 in Miramar, Florida.

Stedman Pearson

Stedman Pearson is a rhythm, blues, dance music, and pop music singing, dance, and songwriter. He plays Vocals. His career lasted from 1983 to 2008. Stedman was given the name Stedman Pearson, Jr. on June 29th, 1964.

Stedman Prescott

Stedman was born on August 30th, 1896. He breathed his last breath on November 14th, 1968.

Stedman Thomas Whitwell

Stedman was born in 1784. He died in 1840.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Stedman

Notable Persons With the Last Name Stedman

Ray Stedman

Ray was born on October 5th, 1917. He died on October 7th, 1992.

John Gabriel Stedman

John Gabriel Stedman was an autobiography adventure, abolitionist, and abolitionism in the united kingdom officer (armed forces). His most notable accomplishments were from 1790 to 1790. He breathed his last breath on March 7th, 1797.

Chris Stedman

Chris was born on April 9th, 1987 in Robbinsdale, Minnesota.

Geoffrey Ernest Stedman

Geoffrey was born in 1943.

Fabian Stedman

Fabian was born in 1640 in Yarkhill. He left this life in 1713.

Myrtle Stedman

Myrtle Stedman was an actress. She was most prominent from 1910 to 1938. Myrtle was born on March 3rd, 1883 in Chicago, Illinois, U.S. She left this life on January 8th, 1938.

  • Charles M. Stedman
    Lieutenant Governor of North Carolina
  • Marshall Stedman

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Stedman U.S.
  White 92.35% 64.26%
  African American 2.73% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.42% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.81% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.22% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.47% 16.26%

Of Last Name Stedman

People with the last name Stedman are most frequently White

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Stedman

  • How Popular is the name Stedman? Stedman is the 20,140th most popular name of all time. As a last name Stedman was the 7,282nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Stedman have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 368 babies born with the first name Stedman in the United States. That's more than enough people named Stedman to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Stedman? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1918 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Stedman first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Stedman is Tuesday, January 10th, 1882.
  • What year had the most people named Stedman born? The highest recorded use of the first name Stedman was in 1989 with a total of 82 babies.
  • Random Stedman Factoid: According to the 1989 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Stedman is not a popular baby boy's name in Georgia. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Georgia have the same name in 1989.
  • Weird things about the name Stedman: The name spelled backwards is Namdets. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Smaetdn. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Stedman? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 4,576 people with the last name Stedman.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Stedman? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 2 of them will have Stedman as their last name.
  • Stedman name meaning

    Related Names by Origin

    Rank Name Gender
    1k Nyjah Neutral
    532 Nyisha Girl
    955 Makaya Girl
    619 Assata Girl
    9k Zaria Girl
    427 Meron Neutral
    1k Zyair Neutral
    606 Noni Girl
    234 Jahni Neutral
    3k Musa Boy

    Related Names by Gender

    Rank Name Origin
    4.4m Michael Hebrew
    615 Ermias Eritrea
    686 Kyro Hebrew
    434 Jasai Hebrew
    699 Ramir Filipino (Philippines)
    5k Zayn Arabic
    170 Zameer Islamic/Muslim
    140k Xavier English
    207 Naod Eritrea
    234k Liam Irish