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Wink Early Origins



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.

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Wink Spelling Variations


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Wink Spelling Variations



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

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Wink Early History


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Wink Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Wink research. 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.

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Wink Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Wink Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Wink 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 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

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Contemporary Notables of the name Wink (post 1700)


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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


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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

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. Sanders, Joanne McRee Edition. English Settlers in Barbados 1637-1800. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  3. Papworth, J.W and A.W Morant. Ordinary of British Armorials. London: T.Richards, 1874. Print.
  4. Magnusson, Magnus. Chambers Biographical Dictionary 5th edition. Edinburgh: W & R Chambers, 1990. Print.
  5. Elster, Robert J. International Who's Who. London: Europa/Routledge. Print.
  6. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
  7. MacAulay, Thomas Babington. History of England from the Accession of James the Second 4 volumes. New York: Harper and Brothers, 1879. Print.
  8. Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin . Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8).
  9. Bowman, George Ernest. The Mayflower Reader A Selection of Articales from The Mayflower Descendent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  10. Bullock, L.G. Historical Map of England and Wales. Edinburgh: Bartholomew and Son, 1971. Print.
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The Wink Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Wink 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 12 November 2015 at 09:29.

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