The French surname Coquelin is of nickname origin, deriving from a physical or personal characteristic of the original bearer of the name. The name Coquelin is derived from the French term "coq" and was used to refer to one who was confident or "cocky."
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^ 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)