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Last Name Meaning & Related Resources for the Surname WOZNIAK

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Definition: Similar to the English surname CARTER, this common Polish name comes from the root woz, meaning "wagon or cart," and usually refers to a man who drove a cart. Another possible interpretation connects the WOZNIAK surname to wozny, meaning "a court crier."

Surname Origin: Polish

Alternate Surname Spellings: WOZNIAK, WOZNIAKOWSKI, WOZNIAKOWSKI, WOZNICA, WOZNICKI, WOZNICZKA, WOZNICA, WOZNICKI, WOZNICZA

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WOZNIAK Surname Mailing List
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Cousin Connect - WOZNIAK Genealogy Queries
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DistantCousin.com - WOZNIAK Genealogy & Family History
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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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