The surname Kwiatkowski is derived from Polish word "kwiat," which means "flower." In some instances this name is of local origin deriving from a place who name incorporated "kwiat," in other instances the name may have been used occupationally for someone who in some way worked with flowers.
Early Origins of the Kwiatkowski family
The surname Kwiatkowski was first found in present day Poland.
Important Dates for the Kwiatkowski family
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Kwiatkowski Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: kwiatek, Kwiat, Kwiatkowski,Kwiatosinski, Kwietnieski, Kviatkovsky and many more.
Early Notables of the Kwiatkowski family (pre 1700)
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Kwiatkowski migration to the United States
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Kwiatkowski Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
Anastazya Kwiatkowski, aged 1, who immigrated to the United States, in 1892
Kwiatkowski Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
Alexander Kwiatkowski, aged 25, who settled in America from Poninka, Russia, in 1909
Adam Kwiatkowski, aged 18, who landed in America from Granica, Russia, in 1909
Adam Kwiatkowski, aged 44, who landed in America from Ulaski, Russia, in 1909
Albin Kwiatkowski, aged 17, who settled in America from Jaroszyn, Russia, in 1909
Alexander Kwiatkowski, aged 22, who landed in America from Babits, Russia, in 1909