ARTHUR COVINGTON (22074). Born: 10 May 1878 at Little Rock, Pulaski Co AR

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GENERATION One

ARTHUR COVINGTON (22074). Born: 10 May 1878 in Little Rock, Pulaski Co AR. Father: not known (0). Mother: not known (0). Mar: 15

Dec 1895 in Pottawatomie Co OK to Sweat, Allie (22075). In 1910 Census was living in Avoca, Pottawatomie Co OK (Last updated:

24/11/2022 12:19:52)

IMPHURS COVINGTON (22076). Born 23 Oct 1899 in Oklahoma Co OK. Mother: Sweat, Allie (22075)

BEULAH C COVINGTON (22077). Born 4 Jan 1904 in Avoca, Pottawatomie Co OK. Mother: Sweat, Allie (22075)

WILLIE JACKSON COVINGTON (22078). Born 13 Mar 1907 in Ada, Pontotoc Co OK. Mother: Sweat, Allie (22075)

LEVY DIBBS COVINGTON (22079). Born 23 Feb 1911 in Ada, Pontotoc Co OK. Mother: Sweat, Allie (22075)

TRAVIS COVINGTON (22080). Born during 1911 in Oklahoma Co OK. Mother: Sweat, Allie (22075)

GENERATION Two

IMPHURS COVINGTON (22076). Born: 23 Oct 1899 in Oklahoma Co OK. Father: Covington, Arthur (22074). Mother: Sweat, Allie (22075).

Mar: 19 Jan 1919 in Pontotoc Co OK to Adams, Ben (). Died: during 1928 in Oklahoma OK aged 29. Shown as Emphers in some

records. School enrollment in 1917 at Dundee, Carter Co OK. (Last updated: 24/11/2022 12:19:52)

BEULAH C COVINGTON (22077). Born: 4 Jan 1904 in Avoca, Pottawatomie Co OK. Father: Covington, Arthur (22074). Mother: Sweat,

Allie (22075). Mar: 12 Sep 1919 in Pontotoc Co OK to Newby, Otto F (). Died: 23 Oct 1999 in Ada, Pontotoc Co OK aged 95. School

enrollment in 1917 at Dundee, Carter Co OK, however birth date shown as 1- Jun 1904. (Last updated: 24/11/2022 12:19:52)

WILLIE JACKSON COVINGTON (22078). Born: 13 Mar 1907 in Ada, Pontotoc Co OK. Father: Covington, Arthur (22074). Mother: Sweat,

Allie (22075). Mar: 6 Mar 1927 in Pontotoc Co OK to Soward, Velma Vernon (22084). Died: 31 May 1968 in Steamboat Spring, Routt Co

CO aged 61. School enrollment in 1917 at Dundee, Carter Co OK, however birth recorded as 16 Nov 1907. (Last updated: 24/11/2022

12:35:14)

KENNETH BURL COVINGTON (22085). Born 8 Nov 1927 in Ada, Pontotoc Co OK. Mother: Soward, Velma Vernon (22084)

HELEN BONNELL COVINGTON (22086). Born 20 May 1932 in Oklahoma Co OK. Mother: Soward, Velma Vernon (22084)

RONALD GAIL COVINGTON (22087). Born 30 Nov 1936 in Ada, Pontotoc Co OK. Mother: Soward, Velma Vernon (22084)

LEVY DIBBS COVINGTON (22079). Born: 23 Feb 1911 in Ada, Pontotoc Co OK. Father: Covington, Arthur (22074). Mother: Sweat, Allie

(22075). Mar: about 1931 in Oklahoma Co OK to Holloway, Margaret Emily (22081). Died: 29 Sep 1962 in Maxwell, Pontotoc Co OK aged

51. School enrollment in 1917 at Dundee, Carter Co OK, however birth date shown as 26 Sep 1911. (Last updated: 24/11/2022 12:35:14)

ARTHUR LEE COVINGTON (22082). Born 21 Jan 1932 in Maxwell, Pontotoc Co OK. Mother: Holloway, Margaret Emily (22081)

MARGIE LEE COVINGTON (29539). Born 24 Nov 1933 in Ada, Pontotoc Co OK. Mother: Holloway, Margaret Emily (22081)

DELMER R COVINGTON (22083). Born during 1936 in Oklahoma Co OK. Mother: Holloway, Margaret Emily (22081)

TRAVIS COVINGTON (22080). Born: during 1911 in Oklahoma Co OK. Father: Covington, Arthur (22074). Mother: Sweat, Allie (22075).

(Last updated: 24/07/2019 07:13:47)

GENERATION Three

KENNETH BURL COVINGTON (22085). Born: 8 Nov 1927 in Ada, Pontotoc Co OK. Father: Covington, Willie Jackson (22078). Mother:

Soward, Velma Vernon (22084). Mar: about 1946 in Denver, Denver Co CO to Domgaard, Evelyn F (22088). Died: 6 Nov 2006 in

Seaside, Clatsop Co OR aged 78. Obituary reads "Kenneth B. Covington, 79 of Gearhart Oregon, passed away Monday, November 6,

2006 in Astoria, Oregon of cancer

 

Ken and his wife resided in Fruita for most of the past 25 years.

 

Ken was born on November 8, 1927 in Oil Center, Oklahoma to Wilk and Velma Covington. He married Evelyn Domgaard in 1946 in

Denver, CO. She survives, living in Gearhart.

 

Ken began working in the oil fields as a roughneck at an early age. He joined the Air Force in 1946. After the Air Force he worked in the oil

fields in Montana, N. Dakota, S. Dakota, Wyoming and Colorado. He moved his family from Rangely, CO to Las Vegas, NV in 1964. There

he worked for Felix and Sessions at the Nevada test site during the atomic testing as a foreman and supervisor. In the 70ís he went to

Alaska and was a superintendent at Prudoe Bay working on the Alaska Pipeline. After that he worked as a consultant for the major oil

companies in Utah, Colorado, and Wyoming. In 1979 he purchased his own drilling rig and formed Covington Drilling. Ken retired in 1995

and in 2005 moved with his wife to Gearhart, OR to be near his daughters and son-in-law. Ken loved the outdoors, he was an avid

fisherman, he loved football, baseball, playing golf and he shot a mean game of pool. He was a very talented person, anything he did, he

quickly mastered. He died the same way he lived, with courage and the respect and admiration of his family and friends.

 

In addition to his wife; Ken is survived by 2 daughters and a son-in-law; Carolyn Covington of Gearhart, OR, Bill and Shirley Roady of

Gearhart, OR, 2 brothers and a sister; Gail Covington of Grand Junction, Ricky Covington of Grand Junction and Bonnell Halcomb of

Rangely, CO, numerous nieces and nephews that he thought so much of." (Last updated: 30/08/2021 16:48:31)

HELEN BONNELL COVINGTON (22086). Born: 20 May 1932 in Oklahoma Co OK. Father: Covington, Willie Jackson (22078). Mother:

Soward, Velma Vernon (22084). Died: 28 Feb 2014 in Grand Junction, Mesa Co CO aged 81. (Last updated: 24/07/2019 07:26:30)

RONALD GAIL COVINGTON (22087). Born: 30 Nov 1936 in Ada, Pontotoc Co OK. Father: Covington, Willie Jackson (22078). Mother:

Soward, Velma Vernon (22084). Died: 22 Nov 2014 in Grand Junction, Mesa Co CO aged 77. Known as Gail. (Last updated: 24/07/2019

07:27:39)

ARTHUR LEE COVINGTON (22082). Born: 21 Jan 1932 in Maxwell, Pontotoc Co OK. Father: Covington, Levy Dibbs (22079). Mother:

Holloway, Margaret Emily (22081). Mar: about 1954 in Stayton, Marion Co OR to name not known (). Died: 3 Jun 2016 in Oklahoma City,

Oklahoma Co OK aged 83. Died in an automobile accident (Last updated: 05/10/2021 19:47:34)

TERESA LeANN COVINGTON (27730). Born 16 Aug 1955 in Stayton, Marion Co OR. Mother: not known (0)

MARGIE LEE COVINGTON (29539). Born: 24 Nov 1933 in Ada, Pontotoc Co OK. Father: Covington, Levy Dibbs (22079). Mother:

Holloway, Margaret Emily (22081). Died: 17 Sep 1934 in Ada, Pontotoc Co OK aged 0. (Last updated: 24/11/2022 12:35:14)

DELMER R COVINGTON (22083). Born: during 1936 in Oklahoma Co OK. Father: Covington, Levy Dibbs (22079). Mother: Holloway,

Margaret Emily (22081). (Last updated: 24/07/2019 07:19:41)

GENERATION Four

TERESA LeANN COVINGTON (27730). Born: 16 Aug 1955 in Stayton, Marion Co OR. Father: Covington, Arthur Lee (22082). Mother: not

known (0). Mar: 13 Sep 1973 in Wichita Co TX to Balthrop, John T (). Died: 16 Jun 2001 in Lawton, Comanche Co OK aged 45. (Last

updated: 05/10/2021 19:47:34)

GENERATION Spouses, etc

Allie COVINGTON (22075). Born: 5 Apr 1873 in Texas TX. Father: Sweat (0). Mother: not known (0). Mar: 15 Dec 1895 in Pottawatomie

Co OK to Covington, Arthur (22074). Died: Oct 1911 in Oil Center, Pontotoc Co OK aged 38. (Last updated: 24/11/2022 12:35:14)

Velma Vernon COVINGTON (22084). Born: 2 Aug 1910 in Oklahoma Co OK. Father: Soward, Chester Little (0). Mother: Robertson, Lona

Estelle (0). Mar: 6 Mar 1927 in Pontotoc Co OK to Covington, Willie Jackson (22078). Died: 21 Mar 2004 in Grand Junction, Mesa Co CO

aged 93. (Last updated: 24/07/2019 07:21:58)

Margaret Emily COVINGTON (22081). Born: 23 Apr 1914 in Oklahoma Co OK. Father: Holloway, Grover Cleveland (0). Mother: Lambert,

Saeah Ophelia (0). Mar: about 1931 in Oklahoma Co OK to Covington, Levy Dibbs (22079). Died: 11 Nov 2000 in Pontotoc Co OK aged

86. (Last updated: 05/10/2021 19:47:34)

Evelyn Fern COVINGTON (22088). Born: 9 Sep 1926 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co CA. Father: Domgaard, Hyrum James (0). Mother:

Underwood, Elsie Fern (0). Mar: about 1946 in Denver, Denver Co CO to Covington, Kenneth Burl (22085). Died: 26 Apr 2008 in Seaside,

Clatsop Co OR aged 81. Obituary reads "Evelyn F. Covington, 81, of Seaside, died Saturday, April 26, 2008, in Seaside.

 

She was born Sept. 9, 1926, in Los Angeles, to Hyrum J. and Elsie (Underwood) Domgaard.

 

She graduated from Altera High School in Fort Duchesne, Utah. She moved to Colorado, where she attended beauty school in Denver,

graduating in 1948.

 

She married Kenneth B. Covington. He preceded her in death in 2006. The couple settled in Fruita, Colo. In 2005, they moved to Seaside.

 

Mrs. Covington was a member of the Fruita Faith Baptist Church. Family members say that she loved flowers, gardening, reading and

studying her Bible.

 

She is survived by two daughters and a son-in-law, Carolyn Covington of Seaside and Shirley and Bill Roady of Gearhart; two brothers and

a sister-in-law, Neil Domgaard of Gusher, Utah, and Ernie and Willa Domgaard of Tucson, Ariz.; and numerous nieces and nephews.

 

A memorial will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday at Seaside Christian Church." (Last updated: 30/08/2021 16:48:31)