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The Majewski surname is a habitational name, taken on from any of the places in Poland named "Majewo," derived from the Polish term "maj" meaning "May."

Majewski Early Origins



The surname Majewski was first found in Sandomierz where a bearer of the name Majewski, who was of the Clan Starykon resided in 1540. The Majewski surname has been born by members of the Polish clans (herbu) Dosluga, Jastrzebiec, Lew, Labedz, Nalcez, Zadora, and Starykon.

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Majewski Spelling Variations


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Majewski Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Majewski, Majewsky, Majewska, Macejewski and many more.

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Majewski Early History


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Majewski Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Majewski research. Another 352 words (25 lines of text) covering the years 1765, 1768, 1775, 1782, 1809, 1816, and 1834 are included under the topic Early Majewski History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Majewski Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Majewski Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Majewski 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:

Majewski Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Adam Majewski, aged 18, who landed in America from Wotzka, Russia, in 1907
  • Antoni Majewski, aged 39, who emigrated to America from Chorza, Russia, in 1909
  • Bronislaw Majewski, aged 10, who settled in America, in 1909
  • Adam Majewski, aged 20, who emigrated to America from Dlusk, Russia, in 1910
  • Adam Majewski, aged 25, who landed in America from Rabolnia, Russia, in 1910
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Majewski (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Majewski (post 1700)



  • Walter Majewski, American politician, Candidate for Michigan State Senate 3rd District, 1940; Candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1940
  • Stephen A. Majewski, American Democrat politician, Mayor of Hamtramck, Michigan, 1926-28; Candidate for Circuit Judge in Michigan 3rd Circuit, 1935; Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 1st District, 1936
  • Marianne Majewski, American Republican politician, Member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1979
  • Karen Majewski (b. 1955), American politician, Mayor of Hamtramck, Michigan, 2006
  • Juanita J. Majewski, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1984
  • Bernard L. Majewski, American politician, Delegate to Illinois convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933
  • Walter Val Majewski (b. 1981), American Major League Baseball player
  • Lech Majewski (b. 1953), American (Polish born) film and theatre director, writer, poet, and painter
  • Stefan Majewski (b. 1956), Polish football player and manager
  • Andrzej Majewski (b. 1966), Polish aphorist, writer, columnist and photographer
  • ... (Another 1 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Haverkamp, Alfred. Medieval Germany 1056-1273 2nd edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print.
    2. Niesiecki, Kasper. Herbarz Polski Polish Armorial, 10 Volumes. Lipsk: Breitkopf & Härtel, 1839. Print.
    3. Holskins, Janina. Polish Genealogy and Heraldry An Introduction to Research. Washington: Library of Congress, 1987. Print.
    4. Gritzner, M. Handbuch der heraldischen Terminologie in zwölf Zungen. Nürnberg: 1890. Print.
    5. Stupnicki, H. Herbarz Polski Polish Armorial, 2 Volumes. London: Figaro Press, 1963. Print.
    6. Tobler-Meyer, Wilhelm. Familiennamen der Ostschweiz. Zürich: 1894. Print.
    7. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
    8. Jones, Henry Z. Palatine Families of New York 2 Volumes. Rockland, ME: Picton Press, 2001. Print. (ISBN 978-0961388829).
    9. Boniecki, Adam. Szymon Konarski, and Artur . Herbarz Polski Polish Armorial, 16 Volumes. Poland: Wydawnictwa Artystyczne i Filmowe, 1907. Print.
    10. Brückner, Aleksander. etymologiczy jezyka polskiego (Etymologica Dictionary of the Polish Language). Warszaga: Wiedza Powszechra, 1970. Print.
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    The Majewski Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Majewski 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 7 October 2015 at 15:13.

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