× Home
×

Family Crest and History Search
House of Names
BBB - A+ Rating - the best there is
An excerpt from www.HouseOfNames.com archives copyright © 2000 - 2018


The name comes from a Ukrainian name Sopih, from the root word "sop," which meant "wheeze."

Sapiecha Early Origins



The surname Sapiecha was first found in Smolensk, a city in present day Russia on the Dnieper River west-southwest of Moscow. The city had previously been a part of Lithuania and Poland. They were an ancient princely family from this region.

Close

Sapiecha Spelling Variations


Expand

Sapiecha Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Sapieha, Sapiecha and others.

Close

Sapiecha Early History


Expand

Sapiecha Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Sapiecha research. Another 365 words (26 lines of text) covering the years 1557, 1633, 1585, 1589, 1623, 1623, 1609, 1656, 1670, 1700, 1700, 1768, 1824, 1824, 1836, 1840, 1874, 1901, 1637, 1720, 1682, 1700, 1680, 1751, 1706, 1709, 1735, 1757, 1798, 1788 and 1792 are included under the topic Early Sapiecha History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Close

Sapiecha Early Notables (pre 1700)


Expand

Sapiecha Early Notables (pre 1700)



Prominent among those of the name Sapiecha in this period were Jan Kazimierz Sapieha the Younger (c.1637-1720), who became a Grand Hetman of Lithuania in 1682, and was made a Duke in 1700; Jan Fryderyk Sapieha (1680-1751)...

Another 37 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Sapiecha Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Close

The Great Migration


Expand

The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Ludwika Sapiecha of Plaski, Russia, who arrived at Ellis Island, New York in 1904, aboard the "Kronprinz Wilhelm" with her two year old son, Bronislaw Sapiecha.

Close

Contemporary Notables of the name Sapiecha (post 1700)


Expand

Contemporary Notables of the name Sapiecha (post 1700)



  • Staro St Michael Anton Graf Sapiecha, Polish landholder of Starosteivorwerk (an outlying estate) in Piastoszyn, Poland until 1753 when he sold it to Franz Lucowicz
  • Agata Sapiecha (b. 1958), Polish expert in Early Music

Close

Sapiecha Family Crest Products


Expand

Sapiecha Family Crest Products




Close

See Also


Expand

See Also




Close

Citations


Expand

Citations



    Other References

    1. Colletta, John P. They Came in Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    2. Hollowak, Thomas L. Polish Heads of Household in Maryland: An Index to the 1910 Census. Wesminister MD: Family Line Publications, 1990. Print.
    3. Gritzner, M. Handbuch der heraldischen Terminologie in zwölf Zungen. Nürnberg: 1890. Print.
    4. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    5. Niesiecki, Kasper. Herbarz Polski Polish Armorial, 10 Volumes. Lipsk: Breitkopf & Härtel, 1839. Print.
    6. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
    7. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Co., 1964. Print.
    8. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Harper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    9. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Co., 1976. Print.
    10. Oswald, G. Lexicon der Heraldik. Leipzig: 1984. Print.
    11. ...

    Sign Up

      


    BBB - A+ Rating - the best there is
    House of Names on Facebook
    Follow Houseofnames on Twitter
    Houseofnames on Pinterest