Duke Piast Chosciszko POLAND
- Born: Abt 805, , , Poland
- Died: Abt 861, , , Poland
Other names for Piast were Piastus and POLAND Duke.
Ancestral File Number: 9HN0-8R. User ID: 38727165440.
Duke of POLAND.
Wall Chart of World History, Edward Hull, 1988, Studio Editions, Poland 842: "Piastus, Duke of Poland 842-861, Poland became a Duchy under Lesko I Abt 550; and a Kingdom Abt 992.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 1981, Macropaedia, Vol XIV, p638, Poland History of: "...A politically important founding of a state took place under the Polanie dynasty. The descendants of `Piast', the legendary founder of the dynasty,- Siemomit (Ziemowit), Leszek (Lestko), and Siemomyslv (Ziemomyslv)- united the lands around Poznan, Kruszwica, Gniezno, and Kalisz, and this region later became known as Great Poland (Wielkopolska)..."
Ancestral File Ver 4.11 9HN0-8R Piast POLAND Duke Died ?25 May 992, Also Piast Chosciszko, WCWH Piastus.