Last name: COTTRELL

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COTTRELL : This last name is indexed 60,187 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

COTTRELL : English (southern and western England): status name for a cottager from Old French coterel a diminutive of cotier ‘cottager’ (see Cotter). In southwestern England there may have been some confusion with Cottle the place Frampton Cotterell earlier recorded as Franton' Ade Cotelli having been named after the Cotel family who held the manor from the 12th century.

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