Early Origins of the Winward family
Devon where they held a family seat from very ancient times, before and after the Norman Conquest in 1066.
Early History of the Winward family
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Winward Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Wynyard, Wynard, Winnard, Winward, Winwood and others.
Early Notables of the Winward family (pre 1700)
Distinguished members of the family include Sir Ralph Winwood (c. 1563-1617), an English diplomat and politician, English Ambassador in France,Secretary of State and Privy Councillor from 1614 until his death...
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Migration of the Winward family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Thomas Winyod settled in Virginia in 1654; Adam Wynhard settled in Philadelphia in 1753.
Contemporary Notables of the name Winward (post 1700)
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