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The family name Cokemind is one of the oldest Anglo-Saxon names of Britain. It was originally a name for a person who worked as a servant to a cook. The surname Cokemind is derived from the Old English word cokman, which is comprised of the components coc, which means cook, and man, which means servant.

Cokemind Early Origins



The surname Cokemind was first found in Somerset, where they held a family seat from the Middle Ages.

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Cokemind Spelling Variations


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Cokemind Spelling Variations



Before English spelling was standardized a few hundred years ago, spelling variations of names were a common occurrence. Elements of Latin, French and other languages became incorporated into English through the Middle Ages, and name spellings changed even among the literate. The variations of the surname Cokemind include Cookman, Cockman, Cokeman and others.

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Cokemind Early History


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Cokemind Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Cokemind research. Another 115 words (8 lines of text) covering the years 1276, 1297, 1374, 1796 and 1800 are included under the topic Early Cokemind History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Cokemind Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Cokemind Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Cokemind Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration



A great wave of immigration to the New World was the result of the enormous political and religious disarray that struck England at that time. Families left for the New World in extremely large numbers. The long journey was the end of many immigrants and many more arrived sick and starving. Still, those who made it were rewarded with an opportunity far greater than they had known at home in England. These emigrant families went on to make significant contributions to these emerging colonies in which they settled. Some of the first North American settlers carried this name or one of its variants: Richard Cockman who sailed to Barbados in 1635; and R. Cookman sailed to Virginia in 1662.

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

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    7. Burke, John Bernard Ed. The Roll of Battle Abbey. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
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    10. Hitching, F.K and S. Hitching. References to English Surnames in 1601-1602. Walton On Thames: 1910. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0181-3).
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    The Cokemind Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Cokemind Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 21 June 2012 at 09:47.

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