Early Origins of the Swiridow family
The surname Swiridow was first found in Warsaw, the largest province of Poland, formerly the principality of Mazovia. The Capital is the city of Warwsaw. The main towns are Warsaw, Plock, Wloclawek, Zyrardow, Gostynin, Grojec and Kutno. Warsaw was chosen as the royal residence in the mid 16th century and became focal point of all culture of the Polish peoples. 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 Swiridow family
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Swiridow Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Swiridow, Swirnowsky, Swirski, Swirsky, Swyridowsky, Swyrnowecky, Swirdowsky, Swieredov and many more.
Early Notables of the Swiridow family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Swiridow family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Panko Swirski and his wife Ksenia, who settled in Halifax, Nova Scotia in 1898 with their two sons; and Frank Swirski, who applied for naturalization in Illinois in 1912..
Contemporary Notables of the name Swiridow (post 1700)
- Georgi Swiridow (1915-1998), composer