The surname Windes was first found in Moray, where they were anciently descended from a Chief named Berowald who obtained a charter from King Malcolm IV of
of the lands of Ineess at Easter Urquhart in the province of Elgin.
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of this family name include: Wyness, Wynes, Wyndis, Wyndes, Wynhouse, Wines and many more.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Faintnot Wynes who settled in Charlestown Massachusetts in 1634.