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The Kubik surname is comes from the root Kuba, which is a short form of the first name Jakub.

Kubik Early Origins



The surname Kubik 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 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.

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Kubik Spelling Variations


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Kubik Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Kubik, Kubach, Kubec, Kubicki, Kubecki, Kubiceck, Kuba and many more.

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Kubik Early History


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Kubik Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Kubik research. Another 269 words (19 lines of text) covering the year 1833 is included under the topic Early Kubik History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Kubik Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Kubik Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Kubik Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Kubik Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Joseph Kubik, who arrived in New York in 1864
  • Anton and Franz Kubik, who sailed to New York in 1867
  • Albert Kubik and his family, who arrived in Chicago in 1872
  • Cecile Kubik, who landed in Baltimore in 1879
  • Vincencie Kubik, who immigrated to New York in 1884

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Contemporary Notables of the name Kubik (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Kubik (post 1700)



  • Gail Kubik (b. 1914), American classical musician

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Kubik Family Crest Products


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Hoffman, William F. Polish Surnames: Origins and Meanings. 2nd Ed. Chicago: Polish Genealogical Society of America, 1997. Print. (ISBN 0-924207-04-3).
    2. Davies, Norman. God's Playground: A History of Poland in Two VoGod's Playground: A History of Poland in Two Volumes. Revised Ed. London: Oxford University Press, 2005. Print. (ISBN 0-199253390).
    3. Niesiecki, Kasper. Herbarz Polski Polish Armorial, 10 Volumes. Lipsk: Breitkopf & Härtel, 1839. Print.
    4. Oswald, G. Lexicon der Heraldik. Leipzig: 1984. Print.
    5. Beider, Alexander. A Dictionary of Jewish Surnames from the Kingdom of Poland. Teaneck, New Jersey: Avotaynu, 1996. Print. (ISBN 0-9626373-9-4).
    6. Sanford, George. Historical Dictionary of Poland. Poland: Scarecrow Press, 2003. Print.
    7. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    8. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Co., 1976. Print.
    9. Haverkamp, Alfred. Medieval Germany 1056-1273 2nd edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print.
    10. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Harper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
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    The Kubik Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Kubik Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 23 December 2013 at 20:19.

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