× Home
×

Family Crest and History Search
House of Names
FREE SHIPPING on orders of $85 or more
An excerpt from www.HouseOfNames.com archives copyright 2000 - 2017


Winans Early Origins



The surname Winans was first found in Cornwall where they held a family seat as Lords of the Manor. The Saxon influence of English history diminished after the Battle of Hastings in 1066. The language of the courts was French for the next three centuries and the Norman ambience prevailed. But Saxon surnames survived and the family name was first referenced in the year 1297 when Wynan Tirel held lands.

Close

Winans Spelling Variations


Expand

Winans Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Winand, Winans, Winant, Wynands, Wignan, Wignand, Winant, Wynan, Winand and many more.

Close

Winans Early History


Expand

Winans Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Winans research. Another 309 words (22 lines of text) covering the years 1332, 1455, 1487, 1510, 1600 and 1544 are included under the topic Early Winans History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Close

Winans Early Notables (pre 1700)


Expand

Winans Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Winans Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Close

The Great Migration


Expand

The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Winans Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • S Winans, who arrived in San Francisco, California in 1851 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Close

Contemporary Notables of the name Winans (post 1700)


Expand

Contemporary Notables of the name Winans (post 1700)



  • Walter Winans (1852-1920), American winner of a gold and sliver Olympic medals for shooting at 1908 and 1912 games
  • Fonville Winans (1911-1992), American photographer
  • Edwin B. Winans (1869-1947), U.S. Army general
  • A. D. Winans (b. 1936), American poet
  • Fred R. Winans (1904-1987), American politician, Member of South Dakota State Senate 16th District, 1949-52; Judge of South Dakota State Supreme Court 3rd District, 1971-73
  • Elias Winans, American politician, Mayor of Elizabethtown, New Jersey, 1845-46
  • Edwin Baruch Winans (1826-1894), American Democrat politician, Member of Michigan State House of Representatives from Livingston County 1st District, 1861-64; Governor of Michigan, 1891-92
  • E. B. Winans, American politician, Mayor of Bellaire, Ohio, 1863-68
  • Darius Winans, American politician, Member of New York State Assembly from Greene County 1st District, 1853
  • Charles Sumner Winans (b. 1863), American politician, U.S. Consul in Iquique, 1900-07; Valencia, 1907-09; Seville, 1909-14; Nuremberg, 1914-17; Cienfuegos, 1917-19; London, 1919-20; Prague, 1920-26
  • ... (Another 13 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Close

Winans Family Crest Products


Expand

Winans Family Crest Products




Close

See Also


Expand

See Also




Close

Citations


Expand

Citations



  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Other References

  1. Burke, Sir Bernard. Burke's Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry: Including American Families with British Ancestry. (2 Volumes). London: Burke Publishing, 1939. Print.
  2. Crispin, M. Jackson and Leonce Mary. Falaise Roll Recording Prominent Companions of William Duke of Normandy at the Conquest of England. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  3. MacAulay, Thomas Babington. History of England from the Accession of James the Second 4 volumes. New York: Harper and Brothers, 1879. Print.
  4. Sanders, Joanne McRee Edition. English Settlers in Barbados 1637-1800. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  5. Skordas, Guest. Ed. The Early Settlers of Maryland an Index to Names or Immigrants Complied from Records of Land Patents 1633-1680 in the Hall of Records Annapolis, Maryland. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1968. Print.
  6. Burke, Sir Bernard. Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Peerage and Baronetage, The Privy Council, Knightage and Compainonage. London: Burke Publishing, 1921. Print.
  7. Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin . Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8).
  8. Innes, Thomas and Learney. The Tartans of the Clans and Families of Scotland 1st Edition. Edinburgh: W & A. K. Johnston Limited, 1938. Print.
  9. Dunkling, Leslie. Dictionary of Surnames. Toronto: Collins, 1998. Print. (ISBN 0004720598).
  10. Bowman, George Ernest. The Mayflower Reader A Selection of Articales from The Mayflower Descendent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  11. ...

The Winans Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Winans Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

This page was last modified on 26 January 2016 at 09:27.

Sign Up

  


FREE SHIPPING on orders of $85 or more
House of Names on Facebook
Follow Houseofnames on Twitter
Houseofnames on Pinterest