Vink Family History
Vink Name Meaning
Dutch: from vink ‘finch’ a metonymic occupational name for someone who catches finches or a nickname for a lively and cheerful person. English (London): variant of Finch with southern Middle English voicing of the initial fricative /f/ to /v/. German (Rhineland): variant of Fink ‘finch’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press