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Woolwine Family History

Woolwine Name Meaning
Probably an Americanized form of Volkwein, from a Germanic personal name composed of folc ‘people’, ‘army’ + wini ‘friend’. It is recorded in Lancaster co., PA, in the mid 18th century. exg pwh: I changed wording of sense 2.Possibly an altered spelling of English Walwyn, from the Old English personal name Wealdwine ‘power-friend’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

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Name Distribution of Woolwine Families

  • Number of Woolwine families
     23 - 43
     8 - 22
     1 - 7
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Woolwine families
     3 - 4
     2 - 2
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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