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Where did the German Czechowicz family come from? What is the German Czechowicz family crest and coat of arms? When did the Czechowicz family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Czechowicz family history?The surname Czechowicz can be traced back to the former German kingdom of Bohemia, now part of the Czech Republic. The name simply means "Czech," and was used to distinguish natives of Bohemia from other ethnic groups.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Czech, Tschech, Tscache, Echt, Cseh, Czechowicz and many more.
First found in Bohemia, where the ethnic group to which the name referred originated. The name was first recorded in 1372 in Liegnitz, where a man using the variation Tscheche was living.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Czechowicz research. Another 180 words(13 lines of text) covering the years 1372, 1454, 1781, and 1843 are included under the topic Early Czechowicz History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 44 words(3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Czechowicz Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Simon Echt, who was naturalized in Pennsylvania in 1754; Anna Czech and Peter Czech, who both came to New York in 1867; Wilhelm Echt, who arrived in Chicago in 1872.
The Czechowicz Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Czechowicz Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.
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