Broniewo – Gmina Radziejow – Slownik Geograficzny Translations
Below is my translation of the Słownik Geograficzny Krolestwa Polskiego entry for Broniewo. Any errors in the translations are completely my own.
Current administrative location: Broniewo, Gmina Radziejów, Powiat Radziejów, Województwo Kujawsko-Pomorskie, Poland.
Administrative location in 1895 (Słownik Geograficzny Krolestwa Polskiego): Broniewo, Powiat Nieszawa, Gubernia Warszawske, Vistula Land, Russian Empire.
Also known as Broniewo. A village located in powiat Nieszawa, gmina Radziejów, and belongs to the Broniewo Parish. In the 16th century, the local church was given to dissidents through the inheritor B. Zakrzewski. In 1624, his grandson, returning to Catholicism, erected a new temple. The current brick church was erected in about 1870, with contributions from the parishioners. For Broniewo belonged to Dębowiec. In 1827, there were 21 homes with 154 inhabitants. The total land area was 748 morgs. The Broniewo Parish belongs to the Nieszawa Deanery, but was formerly part of the Radziejów Deanery. The parish lists 800 souls.
Słownik Geograficzny Krolestwa Polskiego – Warsaw [1895, vol. 1, p.378]. Retrieved from http://dir.icm.edu.pl/pl/Slownik_geograficzny/Tom_I/378