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PAWLOWSKI - Name Meaning & Origin
Last Name Meaning & Related Resources for the Surname PAWLOWSKI

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Definition: A geographical surname, as are many common Polish surnames, PAWLOWSKI most likely derives from the name of a place where the family originated. Unfortunately, there are many such places, with names such as Pawlow and Pawlowo, which basically mean "Paul's place" (from Pawel, the Polish form of Paul), usually after the individual who founded them.

Surname Origin: Polish

Alternate Surname Spellings: PAWLOWSKI, PALOSKI, PALOSKI, PAWLOWICZ, PAWLOWICZ, PAWLOSKY

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FamilySearch - PAWLOWSKI Genealogy
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PAWLOWSKI Surname Mailing List
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Surname Finder - PAWLOWSKI Genealogy & Family Resources
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Cousin Connect - PAWLOWSKI Genealogy Queries
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DistantCousin.com - PAWLOWSKI Genealogy & Family History
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MyCinnamonToast.com - PAWLOWSKI Genealogy in All Regions
Centralized search results for family trees and other genealogy info on the PAWLOWSKI surname.

References: Surname Meanings & Origins

Cottle, Basil. Penguin Dictionary of Surnames. Baltimore, MD: Penguin Books, 1967.

Dorward, David. Scottish Surnames. Collins Celtic (Pocket edition), 1998.

Fucilla, Joseph. Our Italian Surnames. Genealogical Publishing Company, 2003.

Hanks, Patrick and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Great Britain: Oxford University Press, 1989.

Reaney, P.H. A Dictionary of English Surnames. Oxford University Press, 1997.

Smith, Elsdon C. American Surnames. Genealogical Publishing Company, 1997.

 

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