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Winkler Genealogy & History

Winkler is an English, Dutch, German, and Jewish name with several possible origins. At least in England, it could have started as a habitational name given to people who lived in the Flemish settlement Wynkel. Alternately, it could have started as the nickname winkle, referring to periwinkles. One of the first records in Winkler family history is Winchul, an alternate spelling, found around 1200 in East Cheshire. Early Winklers have also been found in Saxony, Germany. Winkler genealogy includes Clemens Winkler, a German scientist who discovered the element germanium, and Henry Winkler, who played Fonzie on the popular TV show Happy Days.

Winkler Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
Aaron Winkler-- --, 1913May ,1987NJ
B Lee Winkler-- --, 1932January 3,2008MO
Calvin Winkler-- --, 1915May 30,2009ID
D Lenore Winkler-- --, 1911June 24,1991WA

Winkler Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
Eagie Winkler-- --, 1915January 13,1997Stilwell,OK
F Wayne Winkler-- --, 1920December 5,2004Pinellas Park,FL
G Arline Winkler-- --, 1922December 28,1994Oakland,CA
H Richard Winkler-- --, 1925February 14,2004Tucson,AZ

Winkler Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Bradley WinklerAudrey BenavidesAugust 26,2000Bell, TX
Carl WinklerMegan GallowayMay 27,2000Bexar, TX
David WinklerKathy WaldoAugust 16,2000Ellis, TX
John WinklerKatherine HollingsworthSeptember 3,1965Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Winkler

1178th: Yeager1179th: Montoya
1180th: Huang1181st: Plummer
1182nd: Healy1183rd: Broussard
1184th: Womack1185th: Wynn
1186th: Swift1187th: Diamond

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