Jagiello Family History
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Jagiello Name Meaning
from the personal name Jagiello, Polish form of Lithuanian Jogaila. The Jagiellonian royal house of Poland was founded by the Lithuanian Wladyslaw Jagiello (Vlodislav Jogaila; 1348–1434), whose dynasty ruled the Kingdom of Poland and the Grand Duchy of Lithuania from 1386 to 1572. In most cases Jagiello was adopted by Poles as a family name to suggest a connection with the dynasty, or in honor of royalty and the glorious period of Polish history that they represent. habitational name for someone from Jagiella in Przemysl voivodeship, or Jagielly (Jogiliai), in Lithuania.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Agnello, Toriello, Masiello, Fariello, Castello, Ianniello, Jagels