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History of the village and Kujawy rule Markowitz

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Mieszko (Mieczislaw) I., The first historically authenticated Polish Prince, occurs as lord of Kuyavia and has his residence in the Kruschwitz Goplosee. There was also to 1159 the seat of the mid- 11. Century, founded diocese Kujawy. The first written mention of the settlement does not exceed the Markowitz 15. Century back. The name, formed by appending the patronymic suffix “ice” the name of Mark gives no information and can detect only, that the name itself is made after the introduction of Christianity[...]