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Windsor Surname Origin
(Locality). A town in Berkshire, England. The name is a corruption of Wind-shore, from the winding shore of the Thames in that place.
Source: An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names With an Essay on their Derivation and Import; Arthur, William, M.A.; New York, NY: Sheldon, Blake, Bleeker & CO., 1857.
Windsor Surname Meaning and Family Facts
There is more to Windsor family history than the origin of your surname:
A Windsor Family History Thought:
'Every man is his own ancestor, and every man his own heir. He devises his own future, and he inherits his own past.' -- H. F. Hedge