Delve into the history of the Cossey Genealogy using the links below. We hope you find this information useful whilst you are unearthing your Cossey Family History !
Did you know that in the 1881 UK census there were 81 people with the Cossey surname? In that year Cossey was ranked number 3163 for popularity in the UK.
Good news! There is already a One Name Study on the Cossey surname.
Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Cossey 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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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 Cossey 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 Cossey 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 below you will be able to find a birth record and, from that, a birth certificate can be ordered which lists the names of the mother and father, taking you back another generation in your tree. 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 Cossey family tree.
Study the huge Ancestry records Database for Births, Marriages and Deaths of the Cossey family.
Study Cossey Parish Records at Find My Past.
Search the UK registered births, marriages and deaths of the Cossey family using the FreeBMD database.
Study Genealogy Bank for Cossey family records.
Explore the LDS Database for records of the Cossey family.
Research the Cossey surname using Regimental archive Footnotes by viewing images of original Cossey family history documents.
Explore World Vital Records for information on the Cossey family.
Did you know that there are currently 742 people with the Cossey surname in the UK? Cossey is now ranked number 3341 for popularity in the UK.
Explore the Ellis Island Database for information on the Cossey family. This database contains over 25 million immigration records detailing passengers arriving in the United States of America.
Search Rootsweb resources for Cossey records.
Research the Cossey surname using the Genealogy Today database .
View the distribution of the Cossey surname in Britain using the public profiler Names database. The public profiler Names database contains distributions for the Cossey surname in both 1881 and 1998. It also contains data on the ethnicity breakdown of the Cossey surname.