Early Origins of the Winscill family
Cumberland, where they held a family seat on the English/Scottish border. After the Norman Conquest of England many of Duke William's rebellious Barons moved north. The border became a convenient but turbulent no-man's land where the persecuted Many were given land by King Malcolm Canmore and later by King David of Scotland. Some were native Scots. In the 16th century they became known as the 'unruly clans'. The name was first recorded in England.
Early History of the Winscill family
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Winscill Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Winskill, Winskil, Wynskill, Wyskyll, Winscale, Winscales, Wynscale, Wynskil, Winscel and many more.
Early Notables of the Winscill family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Winscill family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Winscill Settlers in United States in the 17th Century
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