Wisneski History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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The Wisneski surname is a habitational name, taken on from one of the many places in Poland called Wisniewo, Wisniew, or Wisniewa. These places all derive their name from "wisnia," meaning "cherry," and the surname means "one from the town of the cherry tree."
Early Origins of the Wisneski family
The surname Wisneski was first found in the area that now makes up the autonomous nation-state of Poland.
Early History of the Wisneski family
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Wisneski Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Wiszniewski, Wisniowski, Wisniowiecki and others.
Early Notables of the Wisneski family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Wisneski family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Angelica Wisniewski, age 2, who arrived in Baltimore in 1884; Anna Wisniewski, baptised in Baltimore in 1877; Charlie Wisniewski, who arrived in New York, NY in 1884.
Contemporary Notables of the name Wisneski (post 1700)
- Warren Anthony Wisneski (b. 1969), retired New Zealand cricketer
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