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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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Zaleski Family Crest Products




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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Ingram, Rev. James. Translator Anglo-Saxon Chronicle 1823. Print.
    2. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    3. Shaw, William A. Knights of England A Complete Record from the Earliest Time to the Present Day of the Knights of all the Orders of Chivalry in England, Scotland, Ireland and Knights Bachelors 2 Volumes. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print. (ISBN 080630443X).
    4. Marcharn, Frederick George. A Constitutional History of Modern England 1485 to the Present. London: Harper and Brothers, 1960. Print.
    5. Dunkling, Leslie. Dictionary of Surnames. Toronto: Collins, 1998. Print. (ISBN 0004720598).
    6. Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin . Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8).
    7. Innes, Thomas and Learney. The Tartans of the Clans and Families of Scotland 1st Edition. Edinburgh: W & A. K. Johnston Limited, 1938. Print.
    8. Lennard, Reginald. Rural England 1086-1135 A Study of Social and Agrarian Conditions. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1959. Print.
    9. Bullock, L.G. Historical Map of England and Wales. Edinburgh: Bartholomew and Son, 1971. Print.
    10. Elster, Robert J. International Who's Who. London: Europa/Routledge. 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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