Last name: COCKING

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All you have to know about the last name COCKING

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COCKING : This last name is indexed 19,139 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

COCKING : English:: 1: habitational name from Cocking in Sussex. The placename denoted ‘(the settlement of) Cocking's people’ from the Old English personal name Cocca + the group-name suffix -ingas.2: patronymic from either of two Middle English personal names Cok(k)ing (Old English Coccing) or Cokin (probably Old French in origin) both of which are pet forms of Cocke 2.3: variant of Cockayne.

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