Cochest History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the Cochest family
The surname Cochest was first found in Dauphiny (French: Dauphiné or Dauphiné Viennois), a former province in southeastern France, where this celebrated family held a family seat since ancient times.
Early History of the Cochest family
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Cochest Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Cochet, Cocher, Cochez, Coché, Cochée, Cochait, Cochaie, Cochaies, Cochey, Cochest, Cochais, Cuchet, Cauchy, Cuchet, Cuché, Cuchez, Cucher, Cuchest, Cuchait, Cuchais and many more.
Early Notables of the Cochest family (pre 1700)
Notable amongst the family at this time was Christophe Cochet, known in Rome under the name Cristoforo Coscetti or Coscietti (c. 1606 - 1634), a 17th-century French sculptor. Son of the Parisian master mason Jean...
Migration of the Cochest family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Charles B. P. Cochet settled in Philadelphia in 1806; André Cochet settled in Virginia in 1700; Georg Dietrich Cochet settled in Philadelphia in 1768.