The surname Kuzmich was first found in Silesia, where the name gained a significant reputation for its contribution to the emerging mediaeval society. It later became more prominent as many branches of the same house acquired distant estates and branches, some in foreign countries, always elevating their social status by their great contributions to society. The family name is believed to be derived from the great St.Cosmas a 4th century martyr who was sacrificed with his brother Damyon in the 4th century.
Important Dates for the Kuzmich family
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Kuzmich Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Cosmas, Cosmos, Kosmin, Kosmas, Cosimo, Cosumano, Gosmin, Gosmas, Kusmin, Kusmas and many more.
Early Notables of the Kuzmich family (pre 1700)
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Kuzmich migration to the United States
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Typical Kuzmich Emigration from the United Kingdom to North America
Kuzmich Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
Miko Kuzmich, who settled in Kansas in 1894
Contemporary Notables of the name Kuzmich (post 1700)
Anatoli Kuzmich Grishin (1939-2016), Soviet two-time gold medalist sprint canoeist