Nothing difficult to understand in my post. I thought you might be interested in a tidbit about your ancestral surname.sorry :( distribution of a surname in Poland: http://www.moikrewni.pl/mapa/kompletny/kotarski.htmlhttp://www.moikrewni.pl/mapa/kompletny/kotarski.html This is simply to show you where surname KOTARSKI shows up in Poland right now.
If a person lived / was born in village of Steklin located in the Powiat County of Torun in the Gmina Township of Czernikowo in the Province of Kujawsko=Pomorskie Where is this, what part of Poland? Map of Poland's wojewodztwos: http://www.geneteka.genealodzy.pl/http://www.geneteka.genealodzy.pl/ Steklin 1135 osób- inhabitants woj. kujawsko-pomorskie pow. toruñski (Torun) gmina Czernikowo
woj. / wojewodztwo means Province pow./ powiat means county/district gmina means municipality