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  • Abigail Winchester (1742 - aft.1772)
    Descendant of Mayflower passenger Myles Standish
  • Alexander Winchester, of Rehoboth (c.1611 - bef.1647)
    Alexander Winchester *Birth: 1612, England *Death: 1647 Massachusetts, USA * Parents: unknown A servant to Henry Vane who came to Massachusetts Bay in 1635 on the Defense or the Abigail & first settled...
  • Alice Winchester (bef.1681 - 1784)
    Alice Craft (daughter of Samuel Craft & Elizabeth Seaver) had five husbands: 1st Robert Lovering, 2nd Ephraim Lyon, 3rd John Greenwood, 4th James Shed, and 5th John Winchester.From The Crafts Family, b...
  • Benjamin Winchester (1678 - 1762)
    Married Elizabeth Champney on June 22, 1726 in City Brookline, Norfork, Massachussetts * Updated from MyHeritage Family Trees via brother Ebenezer Captain Winchester by SmartCopy : Nov 13 2014, 8:21:58...
  • Catherine Church (c.1340 - d.)
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About the Winchester surname

Winchester Name Meaning

English: habitational name from the city in Hampshire, so named from the addition of Old English ceaster ‘Roman fort or walled city’ (Latin castra ‘legionary camp’) to the Romano-British name Venta, of disputed origin.