Wint Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Wint Name Meaning

ethnic name for a Wend, from Middle Dutch Wi(e)nt (see Wendt). possibly also a nickname for someone who rushed around a lot, from Middle Dutch wint ‘wind’. English: unexplained.

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

Similar surnames: Wind, Want, Vint, Kint, Lint, Witt, Pint, Wigg, Win, Wing

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with a family member and we'll do the searching for you.

Wint Family Origin

Where is the Wint family from?

Wint Family Occupations

What did your Wint ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Wint. 38% of Wint men worked as a Farmer and 18% of Wint women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Wint were Clerk and Maid

View Census data for Wint | Data not to scale

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Truck Driver
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
  • Housekeeper
  • Cashier
  • Maid

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Wint Historical Records

What Wint family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Wint. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wint census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search Canadian census records for Wint

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Wint. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

View all Wint immigration records

Draft Card

There are 4,000 military records available for the last name Wint. For the veterans among your Wint ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Wint military records

You've only scratched the surface of Wint family history.

Wint Life Expectancy

What is the average Wint lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Wint life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Wint in 1954 was 31, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wint

Famous Wint Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name