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Profiles

  • Dr. West (deceased)
  • (unknown father of Anthony) West (deceased)
    *NOT* related to the de la Warr family. Y-DNA haplotype R-U198 (not recorded in any Wests outside this specific family line).
  • Abiah West (1688 - c.1721)
    The Sprague Project
  • Abigail Cole (1682 - 1720)
    HISTORY OF THE TOWN OF STONINGTON, County of New London, Connecticut, from its first settlement in 1649 to 1900, by Richard Anson Wheeler, New London, CT, 1900, p. 626 'Encyclopedia of Connecticut ...

About the West surname

English and German: from Middle English, Middle High German west ‘west’, hence a topographic name for someone who lived to the west of a settlement, or a regional name for someone who had migrated from further west