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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)
  • Raymond J. Wojtowicz (b. 1929), American Democrat politician, Candidate in primary for Michigan State Senate, 1951 (3rd District), 1954 (2nd District), 1974 (2nd District); Mayor of Hamtramck, Michigan, 1970-73
  • 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 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Commemoration Empress of Ireland 2014. (Retrieved 2014, June 17) . Retrieved from http://www.empress2014.ca/seclangen/listepsc1.html

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See Also


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Citations


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  1. ^ Commemoration Empress of Ireland 2014. (Retrieved 2014, June 17) . Retrieved from http://www.empress2014.ca/seclangen/listepsc1.html

Other References

  1. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Co., 1976. Print.
  2. Kapff, Rudolf. Schwäbische Geschlechtsnamen. Stuttgart: Verlag Silberburg, 1927. Print.
  3. Hoffman, William F. Polish Surnames: Origins and Meanings. 2nd Ed. Chicago: Polish Genealogical Society of America, 1997. Print. (ISBN 0-924207-04-3).
  4. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
  5. Strassburger, Ralph B. Pennsylvania German Pioneers The Original Lists of Arrivals in the Port of Philadelphia 3 Volumes. Baltimore: Picton Press, 1992. Print. (ISBN 978-0929539980).
  6. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
  7. Brückner, Aleksander. etymologiczy jezyka polskiego (Etymologica Dictionary of the Polish Language). Warszaga: Wiedza Powszechra, 1970. Print.
  8. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
  9. Holskins, Janina. Polish Genealogy and Heraldry An Introduction to Research. Washington: Library of Congress, 1987. Print.
  10. Gritzner, M. Handbuch der heraldischen Terminologie in zwölf Zungen. Nürnberg: 1890. Print.
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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.

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