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Winant Name Meaning

Dutch: from the medieval personal name Wynant, composed of the Germanic elements wig ‘battle’, ‘fight’ + nand ‘courage’, ‘bravery’.

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


Similar surnames: Weinand, Winans, Hinnant, Wanat, Wiens, Minns, Winand, Wint, Winne

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Winant Family Origin

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Winant Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Grocer

    5%
  • Oyster Dealer

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Winant family was Oyster Dealer. The most common Winant occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Winant's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Winant.

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Winant Historical Records

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Winant Life Expectancy

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