Early Origins of the Slabaugh family
The surname Slabaugh was first found in Slepowron in Polesie, the largest province of Poland. It is inhabited by Ruthenians, called Polesians, of Ukrainian descent. The main towns are those of Brest Litovsk, Pinsk, Kobryn, Kamenets, Litovsk, and Luninets. It was in this province that the renowned Radziwills and Sapiehas held their vast estates. Wolczyn was the seat of the Czartoryski family. 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.
Early History of the Slabaugh family
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Slabaugh Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Sloboda, Slabosz, Zlobnicki, Zlotnicki, Slovobek, Slotovicki, Szlubowski, Slomski, Slodski, Zlobodsky, Zlobodnicky, Slaboda, Zlaboda and many more.
Early Notables of the Slabaugh family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Slabaugh family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Pavel Slomski, who traveled from Hamburg to New York in 1872; Rebecca Sloboda, who came to Baltimore in 1890; Felix Slomski, who was naturalized in Pennsylvania in 1897.
Contemporary Notables of the name Slabaugh (post 1700)
- Arnie Slabaugh, American authority and author on early American coinage