When Winter Davis North Sr. was born in August 1855, in Maryland, United States, his father, Henry Hezikiah North, was 37 and his mother, Sarah Ann Horner, was 34. He married Emma C. Sherwood on 23 December 1895, in District of Columbia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, United States for about 10 years and District 5, Allegany, Maryland, United States in 1900. He died in 1915, at the age of 60, and was buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, United States.
English: topographic name from Middle English north ‘north’, denoting someone who had migrated from the north, especially someone from northern England living in the south of the country. It may also have been used to denote someone living in the northern part of a settlement or region.
Irish: in Ireland, adopted for Mac an Ultaigh ‘son of the Ulsterman’, Ulster being the northern part of Ireland.
German: from a short form of an ancient Germanic personal name composed with a cognate of Old High German nord ‘north’.