Coben Family History
Coben Surname History
The last name Coben is an old family line that has spread all across the world for many generations, and as the Coben family has migrated, it has evolved making its etymology a challenge to uncover. This Coben research page contains the contributed history of the Coben family name made up of user-submitted content from users like you. Coben family history has a rich and complex origin of which the particulars are beginning to be understood by Coben family researchers.
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The evolution of Coben starts with the origins of thesurname. Even in the early generations of a name there are variations in that single name simply because family names were infrequently written down at that stage in history.
Coben family members have travelled across various regions all throughout history. It was not unusual for a family name to change as it enters a new country or language. As families, tribes, and clans emigrated between countries, the Coben name may have changed with them.
Coben country of origin
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The nationality of Coben may be difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Coben may be difficult to determine depending on whether the family name came about naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of names that are based on a professional trade, which can come into being in multiple countries independently (such as the family name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk").
Meaning of the last name Coben
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The meaning of Coben come may come from a profession, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these trade-based surnames can be a profession in some other language. This is why it is useful to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its early ancestors. Many western names like Coben originate from religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so on. Often these family names are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "From the ash tree".
- Coben Coben
- David Coben 1900 - 1969
- Cy Coben 1919 - 2006
- Milton Coben 1882 - 1966
- Bradford Coben 1950 - 1999
- Joan V Coben 1941 - 2003
- C G Coben 1928 - 1988
- Barbara A Coben 1932 - 1996
- Marjorie E Coben 1912 - 1997
- Glen Coben 1908 - 1996
- Grace Coben 1914 - 2005
- Richard Coben 1958 - 2008
- Simon G Coben 1922 - 2009
- Stanley Coben 1929 - 2000
- Ruth Coben 1909 - 1977
- Max Coben 1923 - 2001
- Mary Coben Howe
- Bruce B Coben 1940 - 2004
- Gerald Coben 1931 - 1983
- Marion Coben 1922 - 1999
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Famous people named Coben
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Coben
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Coben. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Fun facts about the Coben family
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Coben spelling variations
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Family names like Coben vary in how they're said and written as they travel across villages, family branches, and eras over generations. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Coben were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Coben. Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Coben family name are important to understanding the history of the name.