Malinowski History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
The Malinowski surname is derived from the Polish word "malina," denoting a "raspberry bush."
Early Origins of the Malinowski family
The surname Malinowski was 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 It was also the seat of the Malinski family in 1500. The surname became noted for its many branches in the region, including a branch started by another Daniel in the Ukraine. Each house acquired a status and influence which was envied by the princes of the region. Aleksander was a notable about 1575. The head of the main stem of the family at Jano was Mikolaj. 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.
Early History of the Malinowski family
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Malinowski Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Malinski, Malinowski, Malonowski and others.
Early Notables of the Malinowski family (pre 1700)
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In the United States, the name Malinowski is the 6,026th most popular surname with an estimated 4,974 people with that name. 
Malinowski migration to the United States +
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Malinowski Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Louis Malinowski, who arrived at New York city in 1872
- Frank Malinowski, who settled in Galveston, Texas in 1898
Contemporary Notables of the name Malinowski (post 1700) +
- Stanley Edward "Stan" Malinowski Jr. (b. 1936), American fashion photographer
- Donald “Pug” Malinowski, retired American soccer goalkeeper who earned four caps with the U.S. national team in 1954 and 1955
- Michael E. Malinowski (b. 1948), American politician, U.S. Ambassador to Nepal, 2001- 
- John Malinowski, American Democratic Party politician, Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1940 
- Roman Malinowski (1935-2021), Polish politician and economist who served as Deputy Prime Minister from 1980 to 1985, Chairman of United People's Party from 1981 to 1989, and Marshal of the Sejm from 1985 to 1989
- Lucjan Feliks Malinowski (1839-1898), Polish linguist, scientist a regional dialects of Silesia
- Ernest Adam Malinowski (1818-1899), Polish engineer who led the construction of the world's highest railway Ferrocarril Central Andino in the Peruvian Andes (1871-1876)
- Franciszek Malinowski (1931-2014), Polish journalist, philologist and scholar, awarded the Knight's Cross and the Officer's Cross of the Order of Polonia Restituta
- Piotr Malinowski (b. 1984), Polish football striker
- Marcin Malinowski (b. 1975), Polish professional footballer
- ... (Another 7 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)
Historic Events for the Malinowski family +
- Mr. John Stanley Malinowski, American Signalman Third Class from Michigan, USA working aboard the ship "USS Arizona" when she sunk during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor on 7th December 1941, he died in the sinking 
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