Re: Origin of Kerkez surname
Kerkezcame from the Raska regionof Gospic, in the figure, and from there moved to the village of defiance, the Drvar andBosanski Petrovac, a former province of Bihac.One Kerkez embraced Islam and their descendants now live in Bosanski Petrovac.
According to the data of our readers, their Kerkez they migrated to Grmec, in the then province of Banja Luka. They are the first of three to four surviviors Radjenovic century, and still there on both sides of the border created after "kalajskog War", and Svištovskog Peace (1791).
Radjenovic have settled in the area of Una?ku Budelja Sanica in around 1700. year, and maybe and 1650. Made by order of military leaders were given surname Radjenovic. This is, however, debatable, or because they are made ??Radjenovic (in the form Radenovi?), existed before and after these events in Bosnia, Lika, Dalmatia, Herzegovina and Montenegro Radjenovicare rapidly multiplying and migrating. Sonsmade ??in O?ijevu completely suppress Atlagi?ei and beg of them were incurredKerkez, it isRadenovic were named Kerkez.
According to another source, resulting from Kerkez Radenovic by one of their widows, with their son treatment, returned to "their kind" in Radenovic, and then he took the surname uj?evine in which it raised. This data refers to 19 century and it is P. Radjenovic.