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THE MEANING OF YOUR POLISH LAST NAME, SURNAME? Sticky: THE MEANING OF YOUR POLISH LAST NAME, SURNAME?   2   3   4   ...   135   136
4,064 - Łuckowicz may or may not make sense, but...w Polsce jest 8 osób o nazwisku Łuckowicz. Zamieszkują oni w 2 różnych powiatach...

GenealogyPolonius3 - May 29, 2008
Polonius3
Aug 17, 2014
All Future Polish Genealogy Researchers ***** Please Read before you start a thread Sticky: All Future Polish Genealogy Researchers ***** Please Read before you start a thread   2
36 - Oh come on get real, First of all I do not claim that only Poland suffered that what delaph said;...

GenealogyPatrycja19 - Mar 7, 2012
Ironside
Nov 14, 2013
Poland Genealogy Resources Sticky: Poland Genealogy Resources   2   3   4   5
123 - Here's another Polish website which has digital images online. It covers different areas. http://www.agad.gov.pl/inwentarze/testy.html

GenealogyPatrycja19 - Nov 10, 2006
maksym
Aug 3, 2013
Looking for my family's Polish name- any army list of soldiers? Looking for my family's Polish name- any army list of soldiers?
6 - I am looking for my father he was a captain in the polish army he was captured and brought to England....

Genealogybigre 50 - Nov 4, 2013
coleio
Yesterday
Are my Ancestors English? Are my Ancestors English?
5 - SOT: Several hundred people in Poland sign themselves Sot. It may have come from the Old Polish verb sotać (to fray,...

GenealogyhsJDOIGDAG - Aug 19, 2014
Polonius3
Yesterday
Adopted from Poland; trying to find my biological parents Adopted from Poland; trying to find my biological parents   2
35 - Hi there, I was wondering if you can help. I also was born in Wroclaw in 1974 in January. I...

Genealogyedward22 - Dec 3, 2008
AnnaMarie74
Yesterday
Searching for the "Rebe" family, and the "Scaz" family Searching for the "Rebe" family, and the "Scaz" family
3 - Thanks you both. I have a lot more information and I have managed to assemble a respectable family tree. I'm...

GenealogyRotemSagi - Aug 18, 2014
RotemSagi
Aug 19, 2014
Length of time to receive confirmation of Polish Citizenship Length of time to receive confirmation of Polish Citizenship
15 - Merged: Notification of citizenship, how long does it take for written confirmation after it's been granted? Thanks to this...

Genealogypatjoz - Jun 29, 2010
grspring
Aug 19, 2014
Visit to Suwalki - Maximowicz, Ziezulewicz, Siemak, Jablowska, Gorka, and other surnames Visit to Suwalki - Maximowicz, Ziezulewicz, Siemak, Jablowska, Gorka, and other surnames
2 - MAKSYMOWICZ: patronymic nick from Maksym, short for Maksymilian, ZIEZULEWICZ: patronymic nick for the son of Zezula (a peasant dialectal term...

GenealogyMiagrabu - Aug 19, 2014
Polonius3
Aug 19, 2014
Easy way to find out which Polish coat of arm/Clan you belong to. Easy way to find out which Polish coat of arm/Clan you belong to.   2
31 - NASIADKA: root-word nasiadać (said of a bird to hatch, brood. sit on eggs to incubate them); probably a topo tag from...

GenealogyDavid_18 - Feb 15, 2009
Polonius3
Aug 18, 2014
Family History Search: Anton Kulchinski,  b. 5 Apr 1845 (E. Prussia, Germany or Poland) to America 1878. Family History Search: Anton Kulchinski, b. 5 Apr 1845 (E. Prussia, Germany or Poland) to America 1878.
4 - For additional information please contact: research60@gmail.com

Genealogynansfamily1 - Aug 10, 2014
Polonius3
Aug 18, 2014
Searching for paternal family Wyszynski, Searching for paternal family Wyszynski,
3 - contact: research60@gmail.com

GenealogyvomLomza - Aug 15, 2014
Polonius3
Aug 17, 2014
Information required on Szczygielski and Markiewicz families Information required on Szczygielski and Markiewicz families
2 - MARKIEWICZ - 10 coats of arms SZCZYGIELSKI - 2 coats of arms

GenealogyvomLomza - Aug 15, 2014
Polonius3
Aug 17, 2014
Searching for maternal family Gurkowski / Gorkowski Searching for maternal family Gurkowski / Gorkowski
2 - GÓRKOWSKI - 1 coat of arms GÓRECKI - 14 coats of arms LASKOWSKI - 12 coats of arms

GenealogyvomLomza - Aug 15, 2014
Polonius3
Aug 17, 2014
Buczenski, Ostrowski and Matysiak. Discovering village/parish family came from? Buczenski, Ostrowski and Matysiak. Discovering village/parish family came from?
4 - SZCZECH: Probably originally Sczech (z Czech = from Bohemia); possibly also pet form of Szczepan. BUCZEŃSKI: root-word probably buk...

GenealogyLizzyAllen - Feb 27, 2012
Polonius3
Aug 16, 2014
Help with ancestry...Trzynka Help with ancestry...Trzynka
10 - Hi Hillary, sorry for the delay, do you have any info you could provide. I've traced back to Max's father...

Genealogybriwin673 - Mar 10, 2010
briwin673
Aug 16, 2014
Sochowski-Kosakiewicz family search Sochowski-Kosakiewicz family search
10 - Around 1920 my great grandmother was sent with seven of the fourteen or fifteen children in her family to America, and...

Genealogydonmar - May 23, 2010
JMComer
Aug 16, 2014
Does anyone have any relatives who served with 1st Polish Armoured Division (Gen. Maczek) Does anyone have any relatives who served with 1st Polish Armoured Division (Gen. Maczek)   2   3   4   ...   8   9
248 - My dad, Stanislaw Kowalski, served with 1st Polish Armoured Division. He said that he went to Romania before going on to...

GenealogyPeter - Mar 31, 2007
John250
Aug 15, 2014
Looking for information on the Pajka family from Ostroleka Looking for information on the Pajka family from Ostroleka
7 - PAJKA: diminutive of Old Polish paja (yap, trap,snout - pejorative or humorous for mouth); in modern Polish - mordka, pyszczyk).

Genealogykateybrown - Jul 9, 2012
Polonius3
Aug 14, 2014
Powązki Cemetery, Warsaw - airman Stanisław Płachcinski Powązki Cemetery, Warsaw - airman Stanisław Płachcinski
7 - Belated thanks for all the answers - I've been going to his grave for some time now - and sending photos...

GenealogyVarsovian - Oct 23, 2011
Varsovian
Aug 11, 2014
Do you think all Slavs are white? Do you think all Slavs are white?   2   3   4   5   6
166 - Strage but I've always considered Polish people as Western European =) Here in Sweden I can't see any difference between typical...

Genealogyslavia - Dec 13, 2010
johannschumache
Aug 9, 2014
Jerzy Jasion - please help me find my best friend Jerzy Jasion - please help me find my best friend
13 - Thank you to everyone who has tried to help a very kind man has tried ringing the number for me I...

Genealogyrachelbah - Aug 7, 2014
rachelbah
Aug 7, 2014
Why are some Polish people dark complected,and others very light Why are some Polish people dark complected,and others very light   2   3   4   ...   11   12
359 - Poland was a mixing pot. We polish are Slavs plain and simple. But our old commonwealth was very diverse. Jews, Tatars,...

GenealogyMyatska - Feb 25, 2007
Eliseusz
Aug 5, 2014
Wojcik, Zielinski, Markiewicz - meaning of symbols found in surname crests/coat of arms Wojcik, Zielinski, Markiewicz - meaning of symbols found in surname crests/coat of arms
8 - Just in case you are interested this is the title Sarmations avars and maygars in poland, Lithuania, Croatia Albania and Bulgaria....

Genealogybjmahan - Feb 18, 2013
Eliseusz
Aug 5, 2014
Do I look Polish? (my picture) Do I look Polish? (my picture)   2   3   4
105 - You being a Finn would make sense to me, because it explains how you could fit into such a wide range...

GenealogyTheJunglist - Jul 16, 2012
Eliseusz
Aug 4, 2014
Baranowo Parish Records after 1902 Baranowo Parish Records after 1902
5 - Looking for birth, death and marriage for Grzgegorczyk. Marcin, Thadeus, Anna, Eleanora, and Marianna. Marianna born 1880 in...

Genealogypaulsoncall - Apr 22, 2013
ghinx
Aug 4, 2014
Mongolian the Golden Horde - do Poles have Mongolian ancestry? Mongolian the Golden Horde - do Poles have Mongolian ancestry?   2   3   4   5   6
161 - Ah, we are all a mix, some more some less. It's a good thing. Racial purity is a Nazi theme....

Genealogysjeffreys - Jul 22, 2008
Spirit
Aug 3, 2014
Jankowice Town - records Jankowice Town - records   2   3
85 - hi im not into this ancestry all that much. but my sister is . my grandmothers name was anna miszuk ....

GenealogyKing Sobieski - Mar 14, 2007
wos
Aug 3, 2014
The typical Polish look, or all Eastern Europeans The typical Polish look, or all Eastern Europeans   2   3   4   ...   8   9
265 - As a pole I will be the first to tell you that when it comes to hair and eye colour, there...

GenealogyCatherine1011 - Sep 23, 2007
Eliseusz
Aug 3, 2014
Are Silesians people German/Germanic? Are Silesians people German/Germanic?
10 - It is important to note that many poles in Silesia are fully ethnic poles that were moved west by the soviets...

GenealogySlavicaleks - Jul 7, 2012
Eliseusz
Aug 3, 2014
Information required on how/where to search to find out my father's history Information required on how/where to search to find out my father's history
6 - Thanks for everyone's help so far. He went to Australia after the end of WWII. From what I have heard,...

Genealogyawoj21 - Jul 29, 2014
awoj21
Aug 3, 2014
Polish looks? Polish looks?   2   3   4   ...   46   47
1,385 - I am a polish male. I have to say while one cannot generalize the looks of us poles, I have to...

GenealogyHeySUNSHINE - Dec 3, 2007
Eliseusz
Aug 3, 2014
Looking for missing person (Arkadiusz Sobota / Marzena Helena Sobota) Looking for missing person (Arkadiusz Sobota / Marzena Helena Sobota)   2   3
78 - A norwegian lady has written about Sobota in a Norwegian news paper, seems he is trying to set up another business...

Genealogysanyseal - May 15, 2013
sanyseal
Aug 2, 2014
The Name "Aleksandr[i]a Alicja"-Significance? The Name "Aleksandr[i]a Alicja"-Significance?
2 - Oh okay. Thank you so much for answering my question.

GenealogyNickidewbear - Jul 31, 2014
Nickidewbear
Aug 1, 2014
I am looking for my family (Luszcz) who lived in Mielec, Poland. I am looking for my family (Luszcz) who lived in Mielec, Poland.
2 - ŁUSZCZ: another name for szelążnik, a poisonous wild plant with yellow flowers; or from łuskać (to shell, hull), eg łuskać groch...

GenealogyDogkids - Aug 24, 2013
Polonius3
Jul 26, 2014
Why the escape in the 1800s ?  Searching for my family roots. Why the escape in the 1800s ? Searching for my family roots.
14 - CHOCIMSKI: toponymic tag from the town of Chocim, now in Ukrainian-occupied SE Poland; Hurko coat of arms.. MILCZAREK or MIELCZAREK:...

Genealogysteveholdem - Dec 13, 2009
Polonius3
Jul 26, 2014
Tying to find old friend from Lubin, Poland Tying to find old friend from Lubin, Poland
5 - Sorry, that's what I was searching for; not sure why I typed ( or spell checker 'corrected' it) that way. So...

GenealogyGuest - Jul 20, 2014
Mariomp
Jul 25, 2014
Create gene bank of Slavic people? Create gene bank of Slavic people?
3 - SLAVIC PEOPLE Beauty of Slavic people

GenealogyVlad1234 - Apr 14, 2013
Crow
Jul 24, 2014
Searching for information about my great grandmother Zosia Cytryn Searching for information about my great grandmother Zosia Cytryn
9 - Merged: Parents had same name (Ćytryń) but child had a different one (Hochhedlinger)? But I don't understand how Stanisław...

Genealogyariel sophia - Jul 20, 2014
ariel sophia
Jul 22, 2014
Can anyone help me prove two Pilakowski families are related? Can anyone help me prove two Pilakowski families are related?
1 - PILAKOWSKI: topo nick from one of two localities in Poland called Pilaki: Pilaki Małe in the Biała Podlaska area and Pilaki...

Genealogydiane betts - Jul 19, 2014
Polonius3
Jul 22, 2014
Trying to find information about my grandad (Emil Wink) and possible family from Warsaw Trying to find information about my grandad (Emil Wink) and possible family from Warsaw
9 - I appreciate you all taking time to help. Thank you

Genealogydawkeyboy - Jul 19, 2014
dawkeyboy
Jul 21, 2014
Where did most Germans live in Poland in the 19th century? Where did most Germans live in Poland in the 19th century?
26 - But it was finally done. Łódź, built as a New Town and the westernmost in the Russian Empire, put there for...

GenealogyZlataYK2 - Jul 13, 2014
jon357
Jul 21, 2014
Looking for family of Bobala and Cubek from Niebieszczany Looking for family of Bobala and Cubek from Niebieszczany
10 - Looking for hendrik Czubek from Pionki he was in the polish army 1969-1971 with me

Genealogysouthern girl - Feb 19, 2012
thereal
Jul 21, 2014
Does anyone know any history about a royal eagle ring? Does anyone know any history about a royal eagle ring?
1 - I do know it was made out of gems I have been told the last surviving piece is a diamond that...

GenealogySunshine 21 - Jul 21, 2014
Sunshine 21
Jul 21, 2014
Looking for city of Siedlitz, Poland Looking for city of Siedlitz, Poland
18 - That ones the Siedlce near Warsaw, the one that's most likely.

Genealogypolish boy - Jul 18, 2014
jon357
Jul 20, 2014
Finding information about ancestors born in Vilnius Finding information about ancestors born in Vilnius
5 - It doesn't make much difference really. A lot of people in Germany have some distant Polish roots and vice versa....

GenealogyZlataYK2 - Feb 26, 2014
jon357
Jul 20, 2014
A parent born in Poland. Obtaining a Polish birth certificate? A parent born in Poland. Obtaining a Polish birth certificate?
3 - Hi In Poland, until 1945, were written two books born - one was for the registrar's office, one for the church....

Genealogyalekshun - Jan 31, 2013
ewap34
Jul 18, 2014
Need to find out the birth date of my Grandfather Konstanty Klimowski Need to find out the birth date of my Grandfather Konstanty Klimowski
2 - Hi there. Did your ancestor was born in Poland? The extent to which years? You know a lot about his...

Genealogydustytopazz - Jun 27, 2014
ewap34
Jul 18, 2014
Searching for Jurczynski Searching for Jurczynski
7 - Hi Zoe. Do you want to find your ancestors in Poland or living relatives? Who exactly are you looking? Ewa...

Genealogysearching84 - May 12, 2010
ewap34
Jul 18, 2014
Jackowski Ancestor Search in Mława Poland Jackowski Ancestor Search in Mława Poland
12 - Hi. Currently metrics of Mtawa in two archives (those old they are not in the church). These metrics for kościła Catholic...

Genealogyjoejazz - Jan 5, 2010
ewap34
Jul 18, 2014
Looking for my Polish family of Jozef Zdrojewski Looking for my Polish family of Jozef Zdrojewski
4 - Hi. I send the metric. This metric is the number 1510, the Russian language. On January 26 was born Józef...

GenealogyFirehawk - Jun 8, 2014
ewap34
Jul 18, 2014
Vintage Photos of Polish ancestors Vintage Photos of Polish ancestors   2   3   4   5
141 - Thanks for the translation. then the Stara Wies that is pictured is probably the one that is NW of Wegrow. I...

GenealogyPatrycja19 - Jul 31, 2007
gjene
Jul 17, 2014
Searching for cemeteries where my ancestors are buried(Pudlo/Pudlow/Kielbasa families from Lubno) Searching for cemeteries where my ancestors are buried(Pudlo/Pudlow/Kielbasa families from Lubno)
1 - Is this the "Dynów" and that "Łubno"? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dyn%C3%B3w I work in a company that deals with genealogy...

Genealogysmith20 - Jul 13, 2014
ewap34
Jul 17, 2014
Genealogy Polish last names--  Bic/Bikowski/Byk Genealogy Polish last names-- Bic/Bikowski/Byk
3 - If you want to find your ancestors in Poland you have to find more accurate information than Galicia. Poland does not...

Genealogydjs34family - Jun 12, 2014
ewap34
Jul 17, 2014
Looking for the Perz family from Pruchnowo in Gniezniesnki county Looking for the Perz family from Pruchnowo in Gniezniesnki county
4 - So the fast, it seems that now in Próchnowo and Dębnica not live people with the surname Perz and Gozdziewski....

Genealogyrinny11 - Dec 30, 2013
ewap34
Jul 17, 2014
Duplaga Family in Brzozow research Duplaga Family in Brzozow research   2
33 - Hi. I just came across your blog. I just returned from Starweis and was hunting up graves for my...

Genealogymwhary - Apr 9, 2011
pdragula
Jul 16, 2014
How common was Polish-Jewish intermarriage? How common was Polish-Jewish intermarriage?
16 - He would have probably still went on for marriage even knowing she was jew but I think that tradition could sometimes...

GenealogySomerset - Sep 14, 2011
rangelso
Jul 16, 2014
Trying to extend the family tree ( Surnames Janowska and Brys ) Trying to extend the family tree ( Surnames Janowska and Brys )
3 - I just received you letter, I'm not sure whats up with this web site but I have trouble logging and and...

GenealogyMichael Holp - Jun 30, 2014
MichaelHolp
Jul 11, 2014
How do you find relatives in Poland? How do you find relatives in Poland?   2   3
84 - I provide services of finding relatives in Poland. Do not hesitate to contact me via facebook at facebook/lingzard or email lingzard@gmail.com...

GenealogyGuest - Jun 16, 2006
Lingzard
Jul 11, 2014
I am searching for my family name - Zarosiak I am searching for my family name - Zarosiak
8 - hi:) please contact with me

GenealogyPauline10 - Aug 11, 2012
lelka3
Jul 8, 2014


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