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Early Origins of the Wink family


The surname Wink was first found in Perthshire where they were conjecturally descended from a Saxon Thane from Wing in Rutland (near Luffenham) in England.

Early History of the Wink family


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Another 339 words (24 lines of text) covering the years 1281, 1291, and 1365 are included under the topic Early Wink History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Wink Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Wing, Wink, Winks, Wynk, Wyng, Wyngke, Wingh and others.

Early Notables of the Wink family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Wink family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Wink Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Casper Wink, who settled in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1734
  • Stephen Wink, who settled in Philadelphia in 1768
  • Stephen Wink, who landed in Maryland in 1768 [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)

Wink Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Ludwig Wink, who arrived in Texas in 1845 [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)

Wink Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century

  • George Wink, aged 37, a labourer, who arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Dorette" in 1874
  • Sarah Wink, aged 21, who arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Dorette" in 1874
  • Emily Wink, aged 7, who arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Dorette" in 1874
  • Alice Wink, aged 5, who arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Dorette" in 1874

Contemporary Notables of the name Wink (post 1700)


  • Dean Wink, American Republican politician, Member of South Dakota State House of Representatives 29th District; Elected 2010 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 12) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Chris Wink, co-founder of Blue Man Group
  • Howard Lamar Wink, Pennsylvanian Planning Engineer, General Motors
  • Dr. Walter Wink (b. 1935), Professor emeritus at Auburn Theological Seminary in New York City

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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)
  2. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 12) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

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