Delve into the history of the Cocks Family History using the links below. We hope you find this information useful whilst you are unearthing your Cocks Family History !
Did you know that in the 1881 UK census there were 81 people with the Cocks surname? In that year Cocks was ranked number 1840 for popularity in the UK.
Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Cocks family tree. Many large databases are available to search covering from births, deaths and marriages, military records, census records and immigration records with many other smaller collections too. Free trials are normally available and are a good way to fill out a lot of your tree quickly.
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|Ancestry.com global records search results for the Cocks family.|
|1790 - 1930 US Federal census search results for the Cocks surname.|
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|UK Parish Records search results for the Cocks family name.|
|UK Census search results for the Cocks surname.|
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Sometimes you can run into a brick wall in your tree and you just don't have enough evidence to make that next step back in time. A DNA test can sometimes help to make a link to a particular family name if you find you share common DNA with people who have the same or similar surnames as each other. If you are lucky then you may get a match within a few generations and discover some Cocks ancestors. Additionally, the modern DNA test can give you a breakdown of your ethnic mix - you may be surprised at the results!
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Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Cocks Genealogy that will form part of your family tree. Although records vary from country to country, they are normally the most formal record of a person's relations. From the sources listed below it will be possible to locate a birth record and, from that record, a birth certificate may be obtainable which is likely to list the names of the parents, therefore taking you back another generation. A marriage certificate may also list the names of the respective fathers of the bride and groom which may then help you to find them earlier in life on a census record enableing you to fill out more detail in the Cocks family tree.
Explore the huge Ancestry records Database for Births, Marriages and Deaths of the Cocks family.
Search Cocks Parish Records at Find My Past.
Explore the UK registered births, marriages and deaths of the Cocks family using the FreeBMD database.
Study Genealogy Bank for Cocks family records.
Search the LDS Database for records of the Cocks family.
Research the Cocks surname using Regimental archive Footnotes by viewing images of original Cocks family history documents.
Study World Vital Records for information on the Cocks family.
Did you know that there are currently 2251 people with the Cocks surname in the UK? Cocks is now ranked number 2192 for popularity in the UK.
Study the Ellis Island Database for information on the Cocks family. This database contains over 25 million immigration records detailing passengers arriving in the United States of America.
Study Rootsweb resources for Cocks records.
Research the Cocks surname using the Genealogy Today database .
View the distribution of the Cocks surname in Britain using the public profiler Names database. The public profiler Names database contains distributions for the Cocks surname in both 1881 and 1998. It also contains data on the ethnicity breakdown of the Cocks surname.
|Richard Cocks||Wiki Detail||Richard Cocks was the head of the British East India Company trading post in Hirado, Japan, between 1613 and 1623, from its creation, and lasting to its closure due to bankruptcy.|
|Micaela Cocks||Wiki Detail||Micaela Cocks (born 2 May, 1986 in North Shore, New Zealand) is a female basketball player for New Zealand.|