Bradica History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the Bradica family
The surname Bradica 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. The Bradica 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. 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 Bradica family
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Bradica Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Bradica, Bradtke, Bradacice, Brodeeki, Brada, Bradac, Bradaty, Broda and many more.
Early Notables of the Bradica family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Bradica family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Bradica Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Ivan Bradica, who was on record in Kansas in 1894
Contemporary Notables of the name Bradica (post 1700)
- Gino Bradica, Departments of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine and Surgery, at the University of Medicine and Dentistry, New Jersey
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