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Borowicz Early Origins



The surname Borowicz was first found in East Prussia and Silesia, where the name came from humble beginnings but gained a significant reputation for its contribution to the emerging mediaeval society. It later became more prominent as numerous branches of the same house acquired distant estates, some of which were located in other countries. Through the acquisition of these estates as well as their important contributions to society, the family successfully elevated their social status.

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Borowicz Spelling Variations


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Borowicz Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Borowski, Borowitz, Borowicki, Borucki, Borowicz, Borovski, Borowsky and many more.

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Borowicz Early History


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Borowicz Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Borowicz research. Another 227 words (16 lines of text) covering the year 1831 is included under the topic Early Borowicz History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Borowicz Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Borowicz Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Borowicz 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 were:

Borowicz Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Daniel Borowicz, aged 20, who landed in America from Tapelon, in 1907
  • Edward Borowicz, aged 26, who emigrated to America from Tulsglowa, in 1907
  • Kasimir Borowicz, aged 25, who landed in America from Wotzko, Russia, in 1907
  • Adam John Borowicz, who arrived in Wisconsin in 1909
  • Anna Borowicz, aged 28, who emigrated to the United States from Wloclawek, Russia, in 1909
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Borowicz (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Borowicz (post 1700)



  • Monika Borowicz (b. 1982), Polish bronze medalist sprint canoer at the 2007 ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships
  • Katarzyna Weronika Borowicz (b. 1985), Polish beauty queen

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Bahlow, Hans and Edda Gentry. Translation Dictionary of German Names 2nd Edition. Madison: University of Wisconsin, 2002. Print.
    2. Nied, Edmund. Fraenkische Familiennamen urkundlich gesammelt und sprachlich gedeutet. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1933. Print.
    3. Götze, Alfred. Familiennamen im badischen Oberland. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1918. Print.
    4. Preuss, Otto. Die Lippischen Familiennamen mit Berücksichtigung der Ortsnamen. Detmold: Meyer'sche Hofbuchh, 1887. Print.
    5. Bahlow, Hans (Edda Gentry trns). Dictionary of German Names . Madison, Wisconsin: Max Kade Institute, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-924119-35-7).
    6. Haverkamp, Alfred. Medieval Germany 1056-1273 2nd edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print.
    7. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    8. Bahlow, Hans. Mecklenburgisches Namenbüchlein Ein Führer durch Mecklenburgs Familiennamen. Rostock: Carl Hinstorffs Verlag, 1932. Print.
    9. Göbel, Otto. Niederdeutsche Familiennamen der Gegenwart Wolfshagen-Schäbentz. Franz: Westphal, 1936. Print.
    10. Schenk, Trudy. Wuerttemberg Emigration Index Volume I-VIII. Salt Lake City: Ancestry Inc., 1986. Print.
    11. ...

    The Borowicz Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Borowicz 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 20 June 2012 at 16:23.

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