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Cohen Genealogy and Cohen Family History Information

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  • 1 (deceased)
    For all information:In spite of the common mistake, Shmuel and his wife never had a son by the name of Abraham.Shmuel did have a young brother by the name of Abraham.This profile will be curated, so th...
  • Aaltje Cohen (c.1827 - 1827)
  • Aaron Nathan Cohen (1777 - 1862)
  • Abigail Cohen Belinfante (1805 - 1870)
  • Abraham Cohen (1895 - 1896)

About the Cohen surname

Many people named Cohen are Cohanim. A Cohen (or Kohein, Hebrew כֹּהֵן, 'priest', pl. כוהנים, Kohanim) is a Jew who is in direct patrilineal descent from the Biblical Aaron.

Additional forms are: Kahn, Kohen, Coen, Kagan.