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hi! I was wondering if anyone knows where the polish last name olenijak (not sure how to spell the original) came from. I think it was my great grandparents who changed it to Olenski when they came to america. does anyone know what part of poland that could be from
Re: wondering what part of poland last name is from
thanks...yeah that probably is how you spell it. I just know how to say it. My grandma is trying to trace our geneology but she's sort of at a stand still right now. Is this a common last name in Poland?