Henry of Winton has given, granted, and by this his charter established, to St Andrews Priory for the souls of himself and his wife Margaret, in pure and perpetual and free alms, those two oxgangs of land which Agnes his mother held in the territory of Lindores (FIF), by its right bounds, with common pasture, with all its easements.
Early 13th cent., poss. 1212 × 1215
Adam of Kinninmonth, William of Wyville, and Simon and Laurence provosts of St Andrews.
Source for Data Entry
St Andrews Liber, 273
St A. Lib., 273
NLS, Adv. MS 15.1.18, no. 85
There are several Wintons in England, including places in Yorkshire and Cumbria. There is also Winton House in Pencaitland, ELO. It is also possible that this name comes from that sometimes used for Winchester, as in Saher de Quincy, earl of Winton.