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Early Origins of the Winks family


The surname Winks 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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Early History of the Winks family

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Early History of the Winks family


This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Winks research.
Another 339 words (24 lines of text) covering the years 1281, 1291, and 1365 are included under the topic Early Winks History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Winks Spelling Variations

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Winks Spelling Variations


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

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Early Notables of the Winks family (pre 1700)

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Early Notables of the Winks family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Winks family to the New World and Oceana

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Migration of the Winks family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Winks Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century

  • Alexander Winks, who landed in Rangitikei, New Zealand in 1840
  • Johathan Winks, who arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Nimroud" in 1863
  • Charlotte Winks, who arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Nimroud" in 1863

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Contemporary Notables of the name Winks (post 1700)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Winks (post 1700)


  • L. P. Winks, American Republican politician, Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1960 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 12) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Isla Dale Brock Winks, Librarian of Lamesa, Texas

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See Also

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Citations

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Citations


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

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