Family Crest and Coat of Arms

My research into the Drągowski Family Crest and Coat of Arms has revealed some interesting facts on the subject in general. For instance, it turns out that not all surnames have a coat of arms, or family crest. And for those that do, not all of them are unique to a single surname. It appears …

Happy Holidays

I wanted to wish all the Drągowscy (yes, that is the Polish way of indicating plural) family members, and all readers of this blog, a very Merry Christmas and a Happy and Healthy New Year. God Bless you all.

History of the Drągowski Family Crest

The family crest associated with the Drągowski surname originates from the Jastrzebiec clan that goes back to circa 999. This reprint from Wikipedia is the best historical reference I have found so far: Described by Paprocki 0 herbach, f., 115; Okolski, vol. 1, fol. 315; Potocki, Poczet herbów, fol. 117; Bielski, fol. 83; Kojalowicz, in MS.  From …

Hello world!

Welcome to Drągowski.com. I created this website in honor of my family name. I will provide as much information as I can regarding the history of my surname. And hopefully, through my contributions and those of others, we can piece together a history of the Dragowski lineage.

The Historical Research Center

Many years ago, I decided to make a small investment in The Historical Research Center to lookup my surname. They sent me two plaques: One was a family history of the Dragowski surname. And the other was the coat of arms that they say is associated with the name. Since receiving the information, I’ve been able …