The surname Lesko was first found in West Prussia and Pomerelia, where the name emerged in mediaeval times as one of the notable families in the western region. From the 13th century onwards the surname was identified with the great social and economic evolution which made this territory a landmark contributor to the development of the nation.
Important Dates for the Lesko family
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Lesko Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Leskiewicz, Lesniewicki, Lesniewicz, Laskowicz, Laskiewicz, Laskowicz, Lapkovitch, Leskowicz,Leskowetz and many more.
Early Notables of the Lesko family (pre 1700)
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Lesko migration to the United States
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Lesko Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
Pavel Lesko, who arrived in New York, NY in 1892
Lesko Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
Julius Lesko, who arrived in Oklahoma in 1901
John Lesko, who settled in Indiana sometime between 1902 and 1903
Contemporary Notables of the name Lesko (post 1700)
Debbie Lesko, American Republican politician, Delegate to Republican National Convention from Arizona, 2004