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 This reprint from Wikipedia is the best historical reference I have found so far: Described by Paprocki 0 herbach, f., 115; Okolski, vol. 1, fol. 315; Potocki, Poczet herbów, fol. 117; Bielski, fol. 83; Kojalowicz, in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 […]

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 […]

Family Name History According to the Historical Research Society

Family Name History Dragowski   The phrase “habitation names” is used to describe those family names witch find their origins in the location of the residence of the initial bearer. In some instances, such names are derived from the name of the town or region where the original bearer was born or resided. Others refer […]