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Where did the Polish Sobiech family come from? What is the Polish Sobiech family crest and coat of arms? When did the Sobiech family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Sobiech family history?The surname Sobiech comes from the Slavic personal name Sobeslaw, meaning "usurp glory."
Spelling variations of this family name include: Sobieski, Sobiech, Sobanski, Sobinski, Sobalski, Sobusiak, Sobieszczak, Sobczak, Sobkiewicz, Sobek, Sobczyk, Sobieszek and many more.
First found in Lubel among others. There was a Sobieski family of Lubel, who belonged to the Clan Janina, a Sobieszczanski family of Lublin, who belonged to the clan Nalecz, and a Sobek family of Sandomiersz, who belonged to the clan Brochwicz.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Sobiech research. Another 145 words(10 lines of text) covering the years 1565, 1606, 1629, 1647, 1674, 1696, and 1782 are included under the topic Early Sobiech History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 337 words(24 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Sobiech Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Albrecht Sobieska, who settled in New York in 1662; Jan Sobieszczanski, who arrived in New York as a Polish exile in 1835; Antoni Sobiszczek and John Sobieszki, who were naturalized in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania in 1875 and 1877.
The Sobiech Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Sobiech 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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