Early Origins of the Dzegel family
The surname Dzegel 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. 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. 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 Dzegel family
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Dzegel Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Dziegiel, Dziegielowski, Dziegell, Dzegelowski, Dzegel, Dogiel, Dogelowski, Dzoglowski and many more.
Early Notables of the Dzegel family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Dzegel family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Wladyslaw Dziegiel who emigrated to Chicago in 19190; and Stanislaw Dziegielowski who came to American in 1913.