The name Schwinn is derived from the Middle High German word "swinde," meaning "impetuous," or "fierce." It was probably a
of the person who came to be the first bearer of Schwinn as a surname.
. Early records of the name include Conrad Swinde of Grunberg in Hesse in 1362, and Nicolaus Swindel in Mies in 1364.
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of this family name include: Schwindt, Schwind, Schwinde, Schwindl,Swind, Swinde, Swindel and many more.