Cossin History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the Cossin family
The surname Cossin was first found in Anjou, a former county, duchy and province centred on the city of Angers in the lower Loire Valley of western France. Thee family took its name from Cossé, a village in the department of Mayenne, near Laval.
Early History of the Cossin family
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Cossin Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Cossé, de Cossé, Cosset, de Cosset, Cossette and many more.
Early Notables of the Cossin family (pre 1700)
Notable amongst the name was Jan Cossiers (1600-1671), a Flemish Baroque painter; Charles de Cossé (1506-1563), marshal of Brissac; Charles II de Cossé (1550-1621), the first Duke of Brissac from 1611 until his death; Philippe de Cossé...
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Cossin migration to the United States +
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Cossin Settlers in United States in the 17th Century
- Nicholas Cossin, who arrived in Maryland in 1640 
- James Cossin, who arrived in Virginia in 1650
- James Cossin, who landed in Virginia in 1650 
Cossin Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
- Edmd Cossin, who arrived in Virginia in 1714 
Related Stories +
- ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)