Coquelin, Jerome a French historian, was born at Besancon, July 21, 1690. He entered the Benedictine order, and was the last abbot of Faverney. He died September 1, 1771, leaving in MS. some works relating to the history of Franche Comrte. See Hoefer, Nouv. Biog. Generale, s.v.; Biog. Universelle, s.v.