Alexander Cockburn


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
Agnes Lauder
Marriage: about 1559
Alexander Cockburn

Spouse and Children

about 1559


    Alexander Cockburn


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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