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Pietkowski Early Origins



The surname Pietkowski was first found in Lemberg (Lwow,) a province of Poland. It is bounded by Lublin, Cracow, Tarnopol and Stanislawow. The main cities are those of Lemberg, Prezymysl, Drohobycz, Rzeszow, Jaraslow, Sambor and Sanock. The town of Lemberg was an important trading post with the east. While Polish represents the majority of its peoples there is also a major Ukrainian representation. The surname became noted for its many branches in the region, each house acquiring a status and influence which was envied by the princes of the region. In their later history the name became a power unto themselves and were elevated to the ranks of nobility as they grew into this most influential family.

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Pietkowski Spelling Variations


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Pietkowski Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Piepol, Piedolow, Piepolov, Pieglowski, Piekowski, Pietkowski, Pietkowicz, Pypol, Pypka and many more.

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Pietkowski Early History


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Pietkowski Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Pietkowski research. Another 179 words (13 lines of text) covering the years 1575 and 1695 are included under the topic Early Pietkowski History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Pietkowski Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Pietkowski Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Pietkowski 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 or some of its variants were: Antoni Pietkiewicz, who was naturalized in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania in 1904; as well as Marianna Tomacziewska Piekowska, who sailed to New York on the "S.S. Nieuw Amsterdam" in 1912 with her daughter Janina..

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Contemporary Notables of the name Pietkowski (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Pietkowski (post 1700)



  • Wiktor Pietkowski, Polish electrical engineer

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Pietkowski Family Crest Products


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Kapff, Rudolf. Schwäbische Geschlechtsnamen. Stuttgart: Verlag Silberburg, 1927. Print.
    2. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Co., 1976. Print.
    3. Tobler-Meyer, Wilhelm. Familiennamen der Ostschweiz. Zürich: 1894. Print.
    4. Hollowak, Thomas L. Polish Heads of Household in Maryland: An Index to the 1910 Census. Wesminister MD: Family Line Publications, 1990. Print.
    5. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    6. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
    7. Jones, Henry Z. Palatine Families of New York 2 Volumes. Rockland, ME: Picton Press, 2001. Print. (ISBN 978-0961388829).
    8. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
    9. Davies, Norman. God's Playground: A History of Poland in Two VoGod's Playground: A History of Poland in Two Volumes. Revised Ed. London: Oxford University Press, 2005. Print. (ISBN 0-199253390).
    10. Sanford, George. Historical Dictionary of Poland. Poland: Scarecrow Press, 2003. Print.
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    The Pietkowski Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Pietkowski 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 25 March 2014 at 10:38.

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