Early Origins of the Dewinter family
The surname Dewinter was first found in Radnorshire
(Welsh: Sir Faesyfed), a former historic county of mid- Wales
, anciently part of the kingdom of Powys
, where a Norman knight, de Winton, was granted vast estates on the English Welsh
border including Maesllwch Castle.
Early History of the Dewinter family
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Dewinter Spelling Variations
Early Notables of the Dewinter family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Dewinter family to Ireland
Some of the Dewinter family moved to Ireland
, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.Another 33 words (2 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Dewinter family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Robert Winton arrived in Barbados in 1686; Alexander Winton arrived in Philadelphia in 1834; William Winton arrived in Philadelphia in 1840.
Contemporary Notables of the name Dewinter (post 1700)
- Jean-Guillaume de Winter, French Brigadier General during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars from 1789 to 1815 CITATION[CLOSE]
Generals Who Served in the French Army during the Period 1789-1815. (Retrieved 2015, November 3) Jean-Guillaume de Winter. Retrieved from http://www.napoleon-series.org/research/c_frenchgenerals.html
- Jan Willem de Winter (1750-1812), Dutch naval commander