Windsor Surname History
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- Windsor last name meaning & etymology
- Windsor spelling & pronunciation
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Windsor Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Windsor may be complicated to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Windsor may be in dispute as result of whether the family name originated naturally and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that come from a craft, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).
Windsor Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Windsor come may come from a profession, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these trade-based family names can be a profession in a different language. This is why it is essential to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many western names like Windsor originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so on. In many cases these family names relate to a religious phrase such as "Worthy of praise".
Windsor Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Windsor were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were written in public records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Windsor. Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Windsor name are important to understanding the history of the name. Family names like Windsor change in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across communities, family branches, and languages over time.
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Windsor Family Tree
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- John Windsor Cobb 1819 - 1865
- Windsor? Windsor?
- Robert Fitz Walter Windsor 1104 - 1147
- Frederick Windsor 4th Baron Windsor 1559 - 1585
- Henry Windsor 5th Baron Windsor 1562 - 1605
- Lady Anne Revett Windsor
- Sir Thomas Windsor 6th Baron Windsor 1591 - 1642
- Elizabeth Windsor Hickman
- William III Windsor 1189 - 1275
- Mrs William De Windsor 1136 - ?