Winstanley Family History

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Winstanley Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): habitational name from Winstanley, a place near Manchester, named from the Old English personal name Wynnstan (see Winston 1) + Old English leah ‘wood’, ‘clearing’.

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


Similar surnames: Insley, Wansley, Stanley, Winkley, Windley, Tinsley, Stapley, Winston

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Winstanley Family Origin

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Winstanley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    10%
  • Hatter

    10%
  • At Home

    5%
  • Banker

    5%

In 1880, the most common Winstanley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 10% of Winstanley's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Winstanley family was Banker. Farmer, Hatter and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Winstanley.

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Winstanley Historical Records

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Winstanley Life Expectancy

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