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The surname Zaleski is derived from when the family lived near water or an area that flooded frequently. The name Zaleski is derived from the Slavic word zalew, which means bay or a flooded area.

Zaleski Early Origins




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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Zaleski Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Thomas Zaleski, aged 28, arrived in St Louis, Missouri in 1842

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Contemporary Notables of the name Zaleski (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Zaleski (post 1700)



  • Joseph "Joe" Zaleski (1927-2016), American-born, Canadian CFL football player and coach
  • Terrence M. Zaleski, American Democrat politician, Member of New York State Assembly 83rd District, 1987-91; Mayor of Yonkers, New York, 1992-95
  • Henry M. Zaleski, American Democrat politician, Justice of New York Supreme Court 10th District; Elected 1960
  • Edward L. Zaleski, American Democrat politician, Candidate in primary for Michigan State House of Representatives 6th District, 1972
  • Edward Zaleski, American Democrat politician, Mayor of New Kensington, Pennsylvania, 1962

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Zaleski Family Crest Products


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Bullock, L.G. Historical Map of England and Wales. Edinburgh: Bartholomew and Son, 1971. Print.
    2. Bede, The Venerable. Historia Ecclesiatica Gentis Anglorum (The Ecclesiastical History Of the English People). Available through Internet Medieval Sourcebook the Fordham University Centre for Medieval Studies. Print.
    3. Hitching, F.K and S. Hitching. References to English Surnames in 1601-1602. Walton On Thames: 1910. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0181-3).
    4. Innes, Thomas and Learney. The Tartans of the Clans and Families of Scotland 1st Edition. Edinburgh: W & A. K. Johnston Limited, 1938. Print.
    5. Humble, Richard. The Fall of Saxon England. New York: Barnes and Noble, 1975. Print. (ISBN 0-88029-987-8).
    6. Burke, Sir Bernard. General Armory Of England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales. Ramsbury: Heraldry Today. Print.
    7. Holt, J.C. Ed. Domesday Studies. Woodbridge: Boydell, 1987. Print. (ISBN 0-85115-477-8).
    8. Elster, Robert J. International Who's Who. London: Europa/Routledge. Print.
    9. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    10. Cook, Chris. English Historical Facts 1603-1688. London: MacMillan, 1980. Print.
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    The Zaleski Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Zaleski 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 14 September 2016 at 10:01.

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