Cochrane Coat of Arms, Family Crest and Cochrane Family History

If you are conducting some Cochrane family history research then you can view the Cochrane coat of arms and the name meaning and origin of the name as well as the meaning of symbols below. This is a great place to start when tracing your genealogy and Cochrane surname history and will help you answer the question 'what is the meaning of my name?'


The name Cochrane in Ireland is often of immigrant origin having been brought to Ulster by settlers from Scotland, especially during the seventeenth century. The native Gaelic O'Corcrain and Mac Corcrain Septs of Counties Fermanagh and Offaly sometimes adopted Cochrane as the anglicized form of their name, instead of the more usual Corcoran.

Meaning of Symbols & Colors on the Cochrane Coat of Arms

Argent/White or Silver Denotes Peace and Sincerity.
Azure/Blue Represents Loyalty and Truth.
Gules/Red 'The Martyr's colour', signifies Military Fortitude and Magnanimity.
The Chevron Denotes Protection. Often granted as a reward to one who has achieved some Notable Enterprise
Boar Represents the bearing of a Warrior
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