The Polish surname Jackowski is of patronymic
origin, that is, the name was created from the first name of the original bearer's father. In this instance, the surname is derived from the Polish name Jacek, which is the equivalent of the English Jack.
Early Origins of the Jackowski family
The surname Jackowski was first found in Wielkopolska, or "Great Poland," the historical region that incorporates today's districts of Kalisz, Poznan, Leszno and Konin. 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 Jackowski family
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Jackowski Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Jackowicz, Jakowski, Jackiewicz, Jackowiak and many more.
Early Notables of the Jackowski family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Jackowski family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Jackowski Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Casimir Jackowski, who settled in Wisconsin in 1876
Jackowski Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- Maryana Jackowski, who was on record in Maryland in 1910
Contemporary Notables of the name Jackowski (post 1700)
- Suzanne Jackowski, American medical researcher at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee
- Andrzen Jackowski (b. 1947), Welsh painter