Cheshire, or Winningham, a now lost place in from East Yorkshire.
Early Origins of the Winninton family
Cheshire where the family is "an ancient family of 'that seed-plot of gentry,' Cheshire. The paternal name was De Croxton, but in the reign of Edward I., Robert son of Lidulfus de Croxton, marrying the heiress of Winnington of Winnington, took the surname of his wife's family. CITATION[CLOSE]
Lowe, Mark Anthony, Patronymica Britannica, A Dictionary of Family Names of the United Kingdom. London: John Russel Smith, 1860. Print. CITATION[CLOSE]
Shirley, Evelyn Philip, The Noble and Gentle Men of England; The Arms and Descents. Westminster: John Bower Nichols and Sons, 1866, Print. "Winnington Hall, anciently the seat of the Winningtons" CITATION[CLOSE]
Lewis, Samuel, A Topographical Dictionary of England. Institute of Historical Research, 1848, Print. is located in the township of Winnington. Winnington is also a township, in the parish of Muckleston in Staffordshire but we must look to Cheshire for the family's origin.
Early History of the Winninton family
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Winninton Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Winnington, Winington, Winninton, Wininton and others.
Early Notables of the Winninton family (pre 1700)
England and Wales (1674-1679); and his son, Salwey Winnington (1666-1736), of Stanford Court...
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Migration of the Winninton family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Dorothy Winnington, who arrived in Maryland in 1663; Nathan Winnington, who arrived in Virginia in 1735; Richard Winnington, who arrived in Maryland in 1663.
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