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Sobczak History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms



The surname Sobczak comes from the Slavic personal name Sobeslaw, meaning "usurp glory."

Early Origins of the Sobczak family


The surname Sobczak was first found in Lubel among others. There was a Sobieski family of Lubel, who belonged to the Clan Janina, a Sobieszczanski family of Lublin, who belonged to the clan Nalecz, and a Sobek family of Sandomiersz, who belonged to the clan Brochwicz.

Early History of the Sobczak family


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Sobczak Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Sobieski, Sobiech, Sobanski, Sobinski, Sobalski, Sobusiak, Sobieszczak, Sobczak, Sobkiewicz, Sobek, Sobczyk, Sobieszek and many more.

Early Notables of the Sobczak family (pre 1700)


Prominent among those of the name Sobczak in this period were the Sobieski family of Lubel, a sept of the great clan Janina. The progenitor of this family Wojciech took part in the wars of Stefan Batory against the Duchy of Moscow. Another member, Marek Sobieski (d.1606), was the Governor of...
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Migration of the Sobczak family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Albrecht Sobieska, who settled in New York in 1662; Jan Sobieszczanski, who arrived in New York as a Polish exile in 1835; Antoni Sobiszczek and John Sobieszki, who were naturalized in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania in 1875 and 1877.

Contemporary Notables of the name Sobczak (post 1700)


  • Walter Sobczak, American Democrat politician, Presidential Elector for Michigan, 2012 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 28) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • J. Austin Sobczak, American Republican politician, Candidate in primary for Michigan State House of Representatives 106th District, 1978 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 28) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Franciszek Sobczak (1939-2009), Polish fencer
  • Anna Sobczak (b. 1967), Polish fencer
  • Bogus³aw Sobczak (b. 1979), Polish politician
  • Pawe³ Sobczak (b. 1969), retired Polish field hockey goalkeeper
  • Marcin Sobczak (b. 1987), Polish footballer

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  1. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 28) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

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