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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.

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Sapiecha Spelling Variations


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Sapiecha Spelling Variations



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

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Sapiecha Early History


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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.

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Sapiecha Early Notables (pre 1700)


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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.

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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: 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.

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Contemporary Notables of the name Sapiecha (post 1700)


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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

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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Boniecki, Adam. Szymon Konarski, and Artur . Herbarz Polski Polish Armorial, 16 Volumes. Poland: Wydawnictwa Artystyczne i Filmowe, 1907. Print.
    2. Sanford, George. Historical Dictionary of Poland. Poland: Scarecrow Press, 2003. Print.
    3. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    4. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
    5. Brückner, Aleksander. etymologiczy jezyka polskiego (Etymologica Dictionary of the Polish Language). Warszaga: Wiedza Powszechra, 1970. Print.
    6. Holskins, Janina. Polish Genealogy and Heraldry An Introduction to Research. Washington: Library of Congress, 1987. Print.
    7. Stupnicki, H. Herbarz Polski Polish Armorial, 2 Volumes. London: Figaro Press, 1963. Print.
    8. Niesiecki, Kasper. Herbarz Polski Polish Armorial, 10 Volumes. Lipsk: Breitkopf & Härtel, 1839. Print.
    9. Strassburger, Ralph B. Pennsylvania German Pioneers The Original Lists of Arrivals in the Port of Philadelphia 3 Volumes. Baltimore: Picton Press, 1992. Print. (ISBN 978-0929539980).
    10. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
    11. ...

    The Sapiecha Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Sapiecha 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 1 June 2017 at 02:20.

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