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Cosson Early Origins



The surname Cosson 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.

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Cosson Spelling Variations


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Cosson Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Cossé, de Cossé, Cosset, de Cosset, Cossette and many more.

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Cosson Early History


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Cosson Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Cosson research. Another 301 words (22 lines of text) covering the years 1422, 1505, 1563, 1550, 1512, 1552, 1582, 1830, 1856, 1600, 1671, 1506, 1563, 1550, 1621, 1611, 1615, 1674, 1610, 1673, 1833, 1892 and 1903 are included under the topic Early Cosson History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Cosson Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Cosson Early Notables (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, bishop...

Another 37 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Cosson Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Cosson Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • William Cosson, who arrived in Barbados in 1635
  • William Cosson, aged 20, who landed in Barbados in 1635 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    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)
  • Win Cosson, aged 20, who arrived in Barbados in 1635 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    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)

Cosson Settlers in Canada in the 17th Century

  • Pierre Cosson, who arrived in Canada in 1656

Cosson Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century

  • John Cosson, aged 34, a painter, who arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Dorette" in 1874
  • Eliza Cosson, aged 28, who arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Dorette" in 1874
  • John Cosson, aged 7, who arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Dorette" in 1874
  • Arthur Cosson, aged 6, who arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Dorette" in 1874
  • Albert Cosson, aged 5, who arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Dorette" in 1874
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Cosson (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Cosson (post 1700)



  • Antoine Alexandre de Cosson, French Brigadier General during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars from 1789 to 1815 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Generals Who Served in the French Army during the Period 1789-1815. (Retrieved 2015, February 13) Antoine Cosson. Retrieved from http://www.napoleon-series.org/research/c_frenchgenerals.html
  • Brigadier-General Jean Cosson (1888-1966), French Commanding Officer during World War II [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Generals of World War II. (Retrieved 2011, October 3) Jean Cosson. Retrieved from http://generals.dk/general/Cosson/Jean-Eug%C3%A8ne-Charles/France.html

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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ 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)
  2. ^ Generals Who Served in the French Army during the Period 1789-1815. (Retrieved 2015, February 13) Antoine Cosson. Retrieved from http://www.napoleon-series.org/research/c_frenchgenerals.html
  3. ^ Generals of World War II. (Retrieved 2011, October 3) Jean Cosson. Retrieved from http://generals.dk/general/Cosson/Jean-Eug%C3%A8ne-Charles/France.html

Other References

  1. Rupp, Daniel L. A Collection of Upwards of Thirty Thousand Names of German, Swiss, Dutch, French and Other Immigrants to Pennsylvania from 1727 to 1776. Baltimore. Print.
  2. Guérard, Albert Léon. France: a Modern History. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1959. Print.
  3. Doyle, William. The Oxford History of the French Revolution. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1990. Print. (ISBN 0192852213).
  4. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
  5. Rasmussen, Louis J. . San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists 4 Volumes Colma, California 1965 Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978. Print.
  6. Vaillancourt, Emile. La Conquete du Canada par les Normands. Biographie de la premiere generation Normande du Canada. Montreal: G. Ducharme, 1930. Print.
  7. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
  8. De Ville, Winston. Gulf Coast Colonials, A Compendium of French Families in Early Eighteenth Century Louisiana. Baltimore, MD: Clearfield, 1999. Print.
  9. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
  10. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
  11. ...

The Cosson Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Cosson 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.

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