Origins Available: Dutch
Early Origins of the Wynand family
The surname Wynand was first found in Holland, where the name became noted for its many branches in the region, each house acquiring a status and influence which was envied by the princes of the region. The name was first recorded in North Brabant, a province of the Netherlands
. The principal cities are Eindhoven, Helmund and Tilburg. Historically one province, it is now North and South, the north being a part of Holland. In their later history the surname became a power unto themselves and were elevated to the ranks of nobility as they grew into this most influential family.
Early History of the Wynand family
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Wynand Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Wynants, Wynands, Wynant, Weinants, Weinant, Weinand, Wynhand, Weinhand, Wienant, Wienand, Wyanant, Wyenand and many more.
Early Notables of the Wynand family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Wynand family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Wynand Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
- Johan Jacob Wynand, who was recorded in Philadelphia in 1731
- Johan Jacob Wynand, who settled in Pennsylvania in 1731
- Johan Jacob Wynand, aged 19, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1731 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)
Contemporary Notables of the name Wynand (post 1700)
- Paul Wynand (1879-1956), German sculptor, medalist, and professor