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Lesko Early Origins



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.

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Lesko Spelling Variations


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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.

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Lesko Early History


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Lesko Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Lesko research. Another 127 words (9 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Lesko History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Lesko Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Lesko Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Lesko 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:

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 setted in Indiana sometime between 1902 and 1903

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Contemporary Notables of the name Lesko (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Lesko (post 1700)



  • Debbie Lesko, American Republican politician, Delegate to Republican National Convention from Arizona, 2004

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Lesko Family Crest Products


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Nied, Edmund. Fraenkische Familiennamen urkundlich gesammelt und sprachlich gedeutet. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1933. Print.
    2. Oswald, G. Lexicon der Heraldik. Leipzig: 1984. Print.
    3. Haverkamp, Alfred. Medieval Germany 1056-1273 2nd edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print.
    4. Gottschald, Max. Deutsche Namenkunde unsere Familiennamen nach ihrer Entstehung und Bedeutung. München: J.F. Lehmanns Verlag, 1932. Print.
    5. Preuss, Otto. Die Lippischen Familiennamen mit Berücksichtigung der Ortsnamen. Detmold: Meyer'sche Hofbuchh, 1887. Print.
    6. Göbel, Otto. Niederdeutsche Familiennamen der Gegenwart Wolfshagen-Schäbentz. Franz: Westphal, 1936. Print.
    7. Bahlow, Hans. Abhandlungen zur Namenforschung und Buchgeschichte. 1980. Print. (ISBN 978-3768690522).
    8. Zoder, Rudolf. Familiennamen in Ostfalen. Hildesheim: Geog Olms Verlagsbuchhandlung, 1968. Print.
    9. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    10. Bahlow, Hans. Mecklenburgisches Namenbüchlein Ein Führer durch Mecklenburgs Familiennamen. Rostock: Carl Hinstorffs Verlag, 1932. Print.
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    The Lesko Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Lesko 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 3 November 2015 at 11:05.

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