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Windes Early Origins



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 Scotland of the lands of Ineess at Easter Urquhart in the province of Elgin.

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Windes Spelling Variations


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Windes Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Wyness, Wynes, Wyndis, Wyndes, Wynhouse, Wines and many more.

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Windes Early History


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Windes Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Windes research. Another 289 words (21 lines of text) covering the years 1226, 1296, 1502, 1562, and 1761 are included under the topic Early Windes History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Windes Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Windes Early Notables (pre 1700)



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

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Faintnot Wynes who settled in Charlestown Massachusetts in 1634.

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Contemporary Notables of the name Windes (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Windes (post 1700)



  • William Windes, American politician, Member of New Jersey State House of Assembly from Morris County, 1780; Delegate to New Jersey convention to ratify U.S. constitution from Morris County, 1787
  • Dudley W. Windes, American politician, Justice of Arizona State Supreme Court, 1953-59

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    Other References

    1. Barrow, G.W.S Ed. The Charters of David I The Written Acts of David I King of Scots, 1124-53 and of His Son Henry, Earl of Northumerland, 1139-52. Woodbridge: The Boydell Press, 1999. Print.
    2. Chadwick, Nora Kershaw and J.X.W.P Corcoran. The Celts. London: Penguin, 1970. Print. (ISBN 0140212116).
    3. Warner, Philip Warner. Famous Scottish Battles. New York: Barnes and Noble, 1996. Print. (ISBN 0-76070-004-4).
    4. Paul, Sir James Balfour. An Ordinary of Arms Contained in the Public Register of All Arms and Bearings in Scotland Second Edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1903. Print.
    5. Adam, Frank. Clans Septs and Regiments of the Scottish Highlands 8th Edition. London: Bacon (G.W.) & Co, 1970. Print. (ISBN 10-0717945006).
    6. Le Patourel, John. The Norman Empire. New York: Oxford University Press, 1976. Print. (ISBN 0-19-822525-3).
    7. Innes, Thomas and Learney. Scots Heraldry A Practical Handbook on the Historical Principles and Mordern Application of the Art and Science. London: Oliver and Boyd, 1934. Print.
    8. Leeson, Francis L. Dictionary of British Peerages. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1986. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-1121-5).
    9. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
    10. Catholic Directory For Scotland. Glasgow: Burns Publications. Print.
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    The Windes Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Windes 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 09:29.

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