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Where did the Polish Urbanski family come from? What is the Polish Urbanski family crest and coat of arms? When did the Urbanski family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Urbanski family history?

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Spelling variations of this family name include: Urbanski, Erbanski, Urbannski, Urbonski and others.

First found in Polesie, the largest province of Poland. It is inhabited by Ruthenians, called Polesians, of Ukrainian descent. The main towns are those of Brest Litovsk, Pinsk, Kobryn, Kamenets, Litovsk, and Luninets. It was in this province that the renowned Radziwills and Sapiehas held their vast estates. Wolczyn was the seat of the Czartoryski family. The surname became noted for its many branches in the region, each house acquiring a status and influence which was envied by the princes of the region. In their later history the name became a power unto themselves and were elevated to the ranks of nobility as they grew into this most influential family.


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This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Urbanski research. Another 263 words(19 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Urbanski History in all our PDF Extended History products.

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More information is included under the topic Early Urbanski Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.

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Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Urbanski Settlers in the United States in the 19th Century


  • Franz Urbanski, who arrived in Baltimore in 1882
  • Valentin Urbanski, who arrived in Baltimore in 1883

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  • August Urbanski (b. 1883), Polish-American legal expert
  • Douglas Urbanski (b. 1957), American film producer
  • Eugeniusz Urbanski (b. 1888), Polish well-known painter
  • Alfred Urbanski (1899-1983), Polish politician
  • Igor Urbanski (b. 1970), Ukrainian Olympic luger


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  2. Boniecki, Adam. Szymon Konarski, and Artur . Herbarz Polski Polish Armorial, 16 Volumes. Poland: Wydawnictwa Artystyczne i Filmowe, 1907. Print.
  3. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
  4. Gritzner, M. Handbuch der heraldischen Terminologie in zwölf Zungen. Nürnberg: 1890. Print.
  5. Beider, Alexander. A Dictionary of Jewish Surnames from the Kingdom of Poland. Teaneck, New Jersey: Avotaynu, 1996. Print. (ISBN 0-9626373-9-4).
  6. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
  7. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Co., 1976. Print.
  8. Haverkamp, Alfred. Medieval Germany 1056-1273 2nd edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print.
  9. Jones, Henry Z. Palatine Families of New York 2 Volumes. Rockland, ME: Picton Press, 2001. Print. (ISBN 978-0961388829).
  10. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
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The Urbanski Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Urbanski 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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