Kielbasa History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Although the early records of this surname come from Southern Germany
, the name itself is thought to come from the place name Kiel in Holstein, a former duchy in northern Germany.
Early Origins of the Kielbasa family
The surname Kielbasa was first found in Baden, where the name was anciently associated with the tribal conflicts of the area. There are record of bearers of von Kile and Kileman in Lübeck in the year 1300. There was one family originally seated at Kielmanseck in Wurtemburg where they were confirmed as nobles in 1578.
Early History of the Kielbasa family
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Kielbasa Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Kiel, Kiehl, Kehl, Kieler, Kiehler, Kyler, Kielman, Kielmann, Kiehle, von Kiel and many more.
Early Notables of the Kielbasa family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Kielbasa family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Kielbasa Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Alois Kielbasa, aged 28, who settled in America from Dresden, Germany, in 1893
Kielbasa Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- Helena Kielbasa, aged 18, who emigrated to the United States from Kaniagnowicz, Austria, in 1904
- Franz Kielbasa, aged 18, who settled in America from Jodlowka, Galicia, in 1906
- Aniela Kielbasa, aged 17, who landed in America from Groznica, Austria, in 1907
- Elizabeta Kielbasa, aged 2, who landed in America from Wolarozon, Austria, in 1907
- Anna Kielbasa, aged 19, who landed in America from Lubno, Austria, in 1909
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Contemporary Notables of the name Kielbasa (post 1700)
- Maxmillan Kielbasa (1921-1980), American professional NFL football player for the Pittsburgh Steelers in 1946
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