Wolski Family History
Wolski Name Meaning
Polish and Jewish (from Poland): habitational name for someone from one of many places called Wola named in Latin as libera villa ‘free village’ i.e. a settlement which was awarded liberty or relieved from certain duties. This surname is also found in Germany. Jewish (from Belarus): habitational name for someone from any of several places in Belarus called Volya (Polish Wola; see 1 above) or Volka (Polish Wólka). Compare Wolsky .
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022