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Covington Genealogy & History

Covington stems from pre-seventh-century Old English cofa with ing, meaning people of, and tun, meaning a community, so the name means people of the community. Some of the many interesting spellings are Coveney, Couyngton, Covintune, and Colvaynston. Covington family history places its ancestral seat in Huntingdon, England. The earliest recording of the name is Annes Coveington at her 1565 christening in St. Paul's Bedford, Bedfordshire, England. Noteworthy Covington genealogy members are lawyer and federal judge Virginia M. Hernandez Covington, legal counsel for the Watchtower Bible and Tract Society Hayden C. Covington, and American Idol contestant Bucky Covington. A town named Covington is found in twelve states.


Covington Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
A Evelyn Covington-- --, 1920July 20,1993NC
Bahiem Covington-- --, 1976April 26,2010NY
Cal Covington-- --, 1896February ,1986SC
D Brian Covington-- --, 1915October ,1981LA

Covington Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
E Hunt Covington-- --, 1909January 1,1995Mayfield,KY
Fadie Covington-- --, 1919October 25,2007Rose Bud,AR
Gail Covington-- --, 1934April 28,2006Decatur,AL
H Charles Covington-- --, 1929December 23,1995Jonas Ridge,NC

Covington Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Alfonzo CovingtonGrace DurhamSeptember 29,1934Wake, NC
Benjamin CovingtonKathryn CowanJuly 27,2002Wake, NC
Corwell CovingtonNellie CovingtonNovember 6,1937Wake, NC
David CovingtonMillie FowlerMarch 15,1958Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Covington

1350th: Peacock1351st: Miner
1352nd: Avila1353rd: Connors
1354th: Ernst1355th: Milligan
1356th: Washburn1357th: Colvin
1358th: Billings1359th: Barnard

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