Alexander Cockburn

1532–
Scotland

The Life of Alexander

Alexander Cockburn was born in 1532, in Scotland, United Kingdom. He married Agnes Lauder about 1559, in Scotland. They were the parents of at least 1 son.

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Alexander Cockburn
1532–
Agnes Lauder
1532–1578
Marriage: about 1559
Alexander Cockburn
1560–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1559
Scotland
children

(1)

    Alexander Cockburn

    Male1560–Male

Name Meaning

Scottish and English (Northumberland): habitational name from a place in Berwickshire named Cockburn, from Old English cocc ‘cock’, ‘rooster’ (or the related byname Cocca) + burna ‘stream’ ( see Bourne ). This surname is traditionally pronounced Coburn.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Alexander Cockburn - birth-name: Alexander Cockburn

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