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Coberly History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms



Early Origins of the Coberly family


The surname Coberly was first found in Buckinghamshire where two early records of the family were found in the Hundredorum Rolls of 1273: Malger de Covele; and Bartholemew de Covele. [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
Bardsley, C.W, A Dictionary of English and Welsh Surnames: With Special American Instances. Wiltshire: Heraldry Today, 1901. Print. (ISBN 0-900455-44-6)
Coberley is a village and civil parish in the Cotswold District of Gloucestershire. In this case, the village dates back to the Domesday Book of 1086 where it was first known as Culberlege. [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin, Eds., Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8)
Literally the place name means "wood or clearing of a man called Cuthbrorht," from the Ole English personal name + "leah." [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
Mills, A.D., Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4)
Both name are local names.

Early History of the Coberly family


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Another 163 words (12 lines of text) covering the years 1273, 1455, 1487, 1398, 1399, 1401 and 1407 are included under the topic Early Coberly History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Coberly Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Coverly, Coveley, Covelly, Coverlly, Coberley and others.

Early Notables of the Coberly family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Coberly family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Coberly Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Edith Coberly, aged 28, arrived in New York in 1918 aboard the ship "Caracas" from San Juan, Puerto Rico [4]CITATION[CLOSE]
    "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JJ8K-HZZ : 6 December 2014), Edith Coberly, 16 May 1918; citing departure port San Juan, Puerto Rico, arrival port New York, ship name Caracas, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  • James G. Coberly, aged 32, who arrived in New York in 1919 aboard the ship "Brazos" from San Juan, Puerto Rico [5]CITATION[CLOSE]
    "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J6Q1-T38 : 6 December 2014), James G. Coberly, 31 Mar 1919; citing departure port San Juan, Puerto Rico, arrival port New York, ship name Brazos, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

Contemporary Notables of the name Coberly (post 1700)


  • Brigadier General Theodore Simpson Coberly (1921-2011), American air force brigadier general

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Citations


  1. ^ Bardsley, C.W, A Dictionary of English and Welsh Surnames: With Special American Instances. Wiltshire: Heraldry Today, 1901. Print. (ISBN 0-900455-44-6)
  2. ^ Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin, Eds., Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8)
  3. ^ Mills, A.D., Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4)
  4. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JJ8K-HZZ : 6 December 2014), Edith Coberly, 16 May 1918; citing departure port San Juan, Puerto Rico, arrival port New York, ship name Caracas, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  5. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J6Q1-T38 : 6 December 2014), James G. Coberly, 31 Mar 1919; citing departure port San Juan, Puerto Rico, arrival port New York, ship name Brazos, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

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