Wynteres History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the Wynteres family
The surname Wynteres was first found in Cumberland where they held a family seat and were Lords of the manor of Winder. This family name held considerable estates in both Cumberland and Westmorland.
Early History of the Wynteres family
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Wynteres Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Windere, Winderes, Winder, Winders, Windhere and others.
Early Notables of the Wynteres family (pre 1700)
Distinguished members of the family include Henry Winder (d. 1733), an English farmer and his son; Henry Winder (1693-1752), an English nonconformist minister and chronologist.
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Migration of the Wynteres family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Francis Winder who settled in Virginia in 1622; George Winder settled in Jamaica in 1694; Andreas and Anna Margaret Winder settled in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1734.
The motto was originally a war cry or slogan. Mottoes first began to be shown with arms in the 14th and 15th centuries, but were not in general use until the 17th century. Thus the oldest coats of arms generally do not include a motto. Mottoes seldom form part of the grant of arms: Under most heraldic authorities, a motto is an optional component of the coat of arms, and can be added to or changed at will; many families have chosen not to display a motto.
Motto: Nulla pallescere culpa
Motto Translation: To turn pale from no crime.