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The Morowski surname comes from the given name Moroz, which in turn derives from an Old Russian word meaning "frost." This patronym was usually given to a person who was born during the winter.

Morowski Early Origins




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Morowski Spelling Variations


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Morowski Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Maraz, Morozan, Morozevich, Morozenko, Morozik, Morozinsky, Morozitsky, Morozniuk, Morozov, Moroznyak, Morozky, Moroz, Marazov, Marez, Moros and many more.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Morowski Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Teofil Morowski, aged 26, who arrived in New York, New York in 1892 aboard the ship "Moravia" from Hamburg, Germany [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J6PK-Z2Z : 6 December 2014), Teofil Morowski, 30 Mar 1892; citing departure port Hamburg, arrival port New York, New York, ship name Moravia, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

Morowski Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Josef Morowski, aged 42, originally from Czechanow, Russia, who arrived in New York in 1907 aboard the ship "Patricia" from Hamburg, Germany [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JXLC-X28 : 6 December 2014), Josef Morowski, 23 Nov 1907; citing departure port Hamburg, arrival port New York, ship name Patricia, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  • Izydor Morowski, aged 29, who arrived in New York in 1920 aboard the ship "Princess Matoika" from Danzig, Poland [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J6D7-HMD : 6 December 2014), Izydor Morowski, 23 May 1920; citing departure port Danzig, arrival port New York, ship name Princess Matoika, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

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Contemporary Notables of the name Morowski (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Morowski (post 1700)



  • Stephanie Morowski, American head coach for the Harvard Crimson swimming team
  • Moose Morowski (1935-2016), ring name of Stan Mykietowich, Canadian wrestler from Winnipeg Manitoba, inducted into the Wrestling Canadian Hall of Fame

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Morowski Family Crest Products


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J6PK-Z2Z : 6 December 2014), Teofil Morowski, 30 Mar 1892; citing departure port Hamburg, arrival port New York, New York, ship name Moravia, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  2. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JXLC-X28 : 6 December 2014), Josef Morowski, 23 Nov 1907; citing departure port Hamburg, arrival port New York, ship name Patricia, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  3. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J6D7-HMD : 6 December 2014), Izydor Morowski, 23 May 1920; citing departure port Danzig, arrival port New York, ship name Princess Matoika, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

Other References

  1. Holt, J.C. Ed. Domesday Studies. Woodbridge: Boydell, 1987. Print. (ISBN 0-85115-477-8).
  2. Hitching, F.K and S. Hitching. References to English Surnames in 1601-1602. Walton On Thames: 1910. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0181-3).
  3. Burke, Sir Bernard. Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Peerage and Baronetage, The Privy Council, Knightage and Compainonage. London: Burke Publishing, 1921. Print.
  4. Cook, Chris. English Historical Facts 1603-1688. London: MacMillan, 1980. Print.
  5. Shaw, William A. Knights of England A Complete Record from the Earliest Time to the Present Day of the Knights of all the Orders of Chivalry in England, Scotland, Ireland and Knights Bachelors 2 Volumes. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print. (ISBN 080630443X).
  6. Hanks, Hodges, Mills and Room. The Oxford Names Companion. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-19-860561-7).
  7. Burke, Sir Bernard. General Armory Of England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales. Ramsbury: Heraldry Today. Print.
  8. Leeson, Francis L. Dictionary of British Peerages. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1986. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-1121-5).
  9. Chadwick, Nora Kershaw and J.X.W.P Corcoran. The Celts. London: Penguin, 1790. Print. (ISBN 0140212116).
  10. Bede, The Venerable. Historia Ecclesiatica Gentis Anglorum (The Ecclesiastical History Of the English People). Available through Internet Medieval Sourcebook the Fordham University Centre for Medieval Studies. Print.
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The Morowski Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Morowski 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 31 October 2016 at 12:23.

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