occupational name of a goat herder. Or, the name could have been a nickname for someone who was very stubborn. Secondly, it was a name for a Cossack. The Cossacks were a group of people descended from runaway serfs, this group established a semi-military state within the Ukraine in the 15th and 16th centuries. Finally, this may have been a Jewish nickname for someone who was considered ruthless.
Early Origins of the Kosek family
Kosek Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Khozak, Kosek, Kossak, Khozak, Kozick, Kozak, Kozik, Kozakiewicz, Koziarz, Koziarski and many more.
Migration of the Kosek family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Kosek Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century
Contemporary Notables of the name Kosek (post 1700)
Kosek Family Crest Products