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Historical References

"COGHILL. A respelling of the name COCLE, q.v. Families of this name are numerous in Caithness today. Mr. James Henry Coghill in his The Family of Coghitt (Cambridge, Mass., 1879) erroneously claims that the Caithness Coghills are a branch of the Coghills of Knaresborough in the West Riding of Yorkshire. "(The surnames of Scotland. George Fraser Black, 1866-1948)


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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Coghill Family History

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