When Andras Kocsis was christened on 15 September 1804, in Gesztely, Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén, Hungary, his father, Andras Kocsis, was 11801 and his mother, Maria Megyesi, was 11801. He married Mária Szabó on 6 February 1829, in Gesztely, Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén, Hungary. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Gesztely, Zemplén, Hungary in 1869.
Some characteristic forenames: Hungarian Balint, Imre, Istvan, Laszlo, Atilla, Bela, Geza, Jolan, Kalman, Nandor, Tamas, Tibor.
Hungarian: occupational name for a coachman or coachbuilder, from Hungarian kocsi ‘coach, wagon’, originally kocsi szekér ‘Kocs cart’, from the village of Kocs, where in the 15th century this type of conveyance, with springs, was first made. The modern English word coach and French coche are derived from this Hungarian word, as well as German Kutsche and Czech koči.
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