Revision History of Submitted Surname
ContributorContrib.JayChris on 8/19/2017
Meaning & History
Name that originated from broad regions around the river Itz in Thuringia, Germany. The word "Stein" (German word for stone) historically was also used to describe castles on a hill or at a river, thus a possible meaning of the name is "castle at the river Itz".