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Wojtowicz Early Origins



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Wojtowicz Spelling Variations


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Wojtowicz Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Wujcik, Wojcik and others.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Wojtowicz Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Agnieszka Wojtowicz, aged 32, who emigrated to the United States from Wilkowasa, Russia, in 1906
  • Andrzej Wojtowicz, aged 25, who landed in America from Maryanskiclory, Silesia, in 1906
  • Andrzej Wojtowicz, aged 18, who emigrated to the United States from Oblekon, Russia, in 1909
  • Andrzy Wojtowicz, aged 18, who landed in America from Losvon, Austria, in 1909
  • Adam Wojtowicz, aged 20, who landed in America from Kulicka, Russia, in 1909
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Wojtowicz (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Wojtowicz (post 1700)



  • John Stanley Wojtowicz (1945-2006), American bank robber whose story inspired the film Dog Day Afternoon (1975)
  • Rudolf Wojtowicz (b. 1956), retired Polish football player
  • Tomasz Wójtowicz (b. 1953), Polish two-time gold medalist and four-time silver medalist volleyball player

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Wojtowicz Historic Events


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Wojtowicz Historic Events




Empress of Ireland

  • Mr. Mike Wojtowicz, Polish Third Class Passenger from Kraków, Poland who was traveling aboard the Empress of Ireland and died in the sinking on May 29th 1914

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Wojtowicz Family Crest Products


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    2. Brückner, Aleksander. etymologiczy jezyka polskiego (Etymologica Dictionary of the Polish Language). Warszaga: Wiedza Powszechra, 1970. Print.
    3. Holskins, Janina. Polish Genealogy and Heraldry An Introduction to Research. Washington: Library of Congress, 1987. Print.
    4. White, Davis, and S. Jeanne. People of Polonia: The 1910 Census ward Two--Baltimore City Maryland, Part1. Baltimore, MD: Historyk Press, 1994. Print.
    5. Beider, Alexander. A Dictionary of Jewish Surnames from the Kingdom of Poland. Teaneck, New Jersey: Avotaynu, 1996. Print. (ISBN 0-9626373-9-4).
    6. Tobler-Meyer, Wilhelm. Familiennamen der Ostschweiz. Zürich: 1894. Print.
    7. Kapff, Rudolf. Schwäbische Geschlechtsnamen. Stuttgart: Verlag Silberburg, 1927. Print.
    8. Stupnicki, H. Herbarz Polski Polish Armorial, 2 Volumes. London: Figaro Press, 1963. Print.
    9. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    10. Hoffman, William F. Polish Surnames: Origins and Meanings. 2nd Ed. Chicago: Polish Genealogical Society of America, 1997. Print. (ISBN 0-924207-04-3).
    11. ...

    The Wojtowicz Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Wojtowicz 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 22 December 2015 at 13:34.

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