Early Origins of the Beniek family
The surname Beniek was first found in Warsaw, the largest province of Poland, formerly the principality of Mazovia. The Capital is the city of Warwsaw. The main towns are Warsaw, Plock, Wloclawek, Zyrardow, Gostynin, Grojec and Kutno. Warsaw was chosen as the royal residence in the mid 16th century and became focal point of all culture of the Polish peoples. 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. They were affiliated with the powerful Korab Clan
in Poland, and associated with the Radwan Clan
. 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 Beniek family
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Beniek Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Beniac, Bienicki, Bieniek, Bianki, Beniuszko, Bieniaszewski, Bieniewski, Bieniazewski, Biemdiek, Beindiek, Beindick, Beinarsecki and many more.
Early Notables of the Beniek family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Beniek family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: individuals whose social, cultural and professional accomplishments were known on both sides of the Atlantic.