× Home
×

Family Crest and History Search
House of Names
FREE SHIPPING on orders of $85 or more


The rich and ancient history of the Couttend family name dates back to the time of the Anglo-Saxon tribes of Britain. It comes from Cuthbert in the patronymic form where it was used as son of Cutt.

Early Origins of the Couttend family


The surname Couttend was first found in Norfolk. The Cowden variant come from Cowden, a small village and civil parish in the Sevenoaks District of Kent.

Close

Early History of the Couttend family

Expand

Early History of the Couttend family


This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Couttend research.
Another 205 words (15 lines of text) covering the years 1550 and 1595 are included under the topic Early Couttend History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Close

Couttend Spelling Variations

Expand

Couttend Spelling Variations


Spelling variations in names were a common occurrence before English spelling was standardized a few hundred years ago. In the Middle Ages, even the literate spelled their names differently as the English language incorporated elements of French, Latin, and other European languages. Many variations of the name Couttend have been found, including Cutting, Cudden, Cudding, Cuttin, Cutten, Cuttan, Cuddan, Cuddin, Cuddon, Cuding, Cuting, Cuden, Cutin, Cutine, Cudan, Cudane, Coudan, Couding, Coutting, Coutten, Couttan, Couttin, Cutton and many more.

Close

Early Notables of the Couttend family (pre 1700)

Expand

Early Notables of the Couttend family (pre 1700)


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

Close

Migration of the Couttend family to the New World and Oceana

Expand

Migration of the Couttend family to the New World and Oceana


Families began migrating abroad in enormous numbers because of the political and religious discontent in England. Often faced with persecution and starvation in England, the possibilities of the New World attracted many English people. Although the ocean trips took many lives, those who did get to North America were instrumental in building the necessary groundwork for what would become for new powerful nations. Among the first immigrants of the name Couttend, or a variant listed above to cross the Atlantic and come to North America were : Richard Cutting and his brother William were amongst the first settlers in the New World. They left from Ipswich England on the ship "Elizabeth" and settled in Watertown, Massachusetts in 1634.

Close

Couttend Family Crest Products

Expand

Couttend Family Crest Products



Close

See Also

Expand

See Also


Sign Up

  


FREE SHIPPING on orders of $85 or more
House of Names on Facebook
Follow Houseofnames on Twitter
Houseofnames on Pinterest