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Adamowicz Early Origins



The surname Adamowicz was first found in Cracow, a province of Poland which lies centrally, bounded by Kielce, Lublin, Silesia and Lwow. The captial city is Cracow, said to be the intellectual center of Poland. The region is composed of Poles and Gorale (Highlanders) who speak their own dialect and wear picturesque costumes. One Adamowicz family line is of old Lutheran descent from Austria, who, in around the year 1500 went to Harrien and Wierland, and it was there that they probably took on the Polish name Adamowicz.

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Adamowicz Spelling Variations


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Adamowicz Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Adamow, Adamov, Adamowicz, Adamiak, Adamovitch, Adamovitz, Adamowitzz, Adamovicz, Adamovich and many more.

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Adamowicz Early History


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Adamowicz Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Adamowicz research. Another 348 words (25 lines of text) covering the years 1550, 1600, 1658, and 1802 are included under the topic Early Adamowicz History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Adamowicz Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Adamowicz Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 43 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Adamowicz Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Joseph Adamovic, who came to Chicago in 1867; Anna Adamowisch, who arrived in New York, NY in 1869; Magdalena Adamowisch, who arrived in New York, NY in 1869.

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Contemporary Notables of the name Adamowicz (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Adamowicz (post 1700)



  • Ludwik Adamowicz (b. 1950), Polish born, American Professor of Chemistry at the University of Arizona
  • Vic Adamowicz, Environmental economist at the University of Alberta, Canada

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Adamowicz Historic Events


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Adamowicz Historic Events




Empress of Ireland

  • Mr. Joseph Adamowicz (1894-1914), American Third Class Passenger from Racine, Wisconsin, United States who was traveling aboard the Empress of Ireland and died in the sinking on May 29th 1914 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Commemoration Empress of Ireland 2014. (Retrieved 2014, June 16) . Retrieved from http://www.empress2014.ca/seclangen/listepsc1.html

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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ Commemoration Empress of Ireland 2014. (Retrieved 2014, June 16) . Retrieved from http://www.empress2014.ca/seclangen/listepsc1.html

Other References

  1. Kapff, Rudolf. Schwäbische Geschlechtsnamen. Stuttgart: Verlag Silberburg, 1927. Print.
  2. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Co., 1976. Print.
  3. Jones, Stephen. The History of Poland: From Its Origin as a Nation to the Year 1795. London: Vernor and Hood, 1795. Print.
  4. Haverkamp, Alfred. Medieval Germany 1056-1273 2nd edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print.
  5. Boniecki, Adam. Szymon Konarski, and Artur . Herbarz Polski Polish Armorial, 16 Volumes. Poland: Wydawnictwa Artystyczne i Filmowe, 1907. Print.
  6. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
  7. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
  8. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
  9. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Harper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
  10. Hollowak, Thomas L. Polish Heads of Household in Maryland: An Index to the 1910 Census. Wesminister MD: Family Line Publications, 1990. Print.
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The Adamowicz Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Adamowicz 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.

This page was last modified on 26 September 2016 at 02:13.

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