Winans Surname History
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Winans Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Winans can be very difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Winans may be in dispute as result of whether the name originated naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of family names that are based on professions, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials).
Winans Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Winans come may come from a trade, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these profession-based family names may be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is good to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many names like Winans are inspired by religious texts like the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and so forth. Often these family names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Grace of God".
Winans Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Winans last name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Winans were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Winans. Last names like Winans change in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across villages, family lines, and countries across time.
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Winans Family Tree
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- Dick A Winans
- John Winans, III 1698 - 1740
- John , Jr. Winans, Jr. 1673 - 1734
- Sarah Winans Halsey
- Sarah Winans 1737 - 1807
- Jonathan Winans 1710 - 1774
- Sarah Palmer Winans 1685 - 1732
- John Winans, II 1665 - 1672
- Lewis Winans 1762 - 1836
- Josiah Winans 1720 - 1779