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Looking for any information on the Surname "Sokolowichski"


Patryk83 2 | 5  
14 Oct 2007 /  #1
Hello..

I am curious about this surname and have done some research and have come up with nothing....I am at a loss becuse i have heard the name Sokolwich and Sokolowski....but nothing with the combination of -wich or -ski together...if anyone can spread any light it would be greatly appriciated..

thank you
Koach 16 | 128  
15 Oct 2007 /  #2
I have someone in my tree named Sokolowski. Could yours be a typo or something? Or do you know for a fact that is the last name?
OP Patryk83 2 | 5  
16 Oct 2007 /  #3
well i was told that the lastname was sokolowichski...and was later shortened to sokolowich, it may have been a typo but i was told it wasn't lol... i was curious to see if there even was a sokolowichski but more then likely it may just be sokolowich and i am not certain.

i do know the origin of my family was the gdansk region.
LorieK 1 | 15  
18 Oct 2007 /  #4
Hi - My family name was Sokolowitz - in which the "witz" sounds like "wich". We are desperately trying to find any connection we can, to no avail. Our g-grandparents and great-great uncle came over around 1870 time frame to Milwaukee. Lorie
Grzegorz_ 51 | 6,163  
26 Oct 2007 /  #5
well i was told that the last name was Sokolowichski...

Rather not. That simply doesn't sound right. Maybe SokoĊ‚owicki.
z_darius 14 | 3,968  
26 Oct 2007 /  #6
As Grzegorz_ says, Sokolowichski is simply not possible in Polish

Perhaps sokolowicze(w)ski?

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