Covington History Generations Report

  Descendents       JAMES COVINGTON. Ref:2802. Born: around 1714 at North Mimms  Compiled 29/10/2018

  GENERATION One

   JAMES COVINGTON. Ref: 2802. Born: around 1714 at North Mimms. Father: not known, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0.   Mar: around 1737

   at North Mimms to Sarah 4091.

      THOMAS. Ref: 2807. Born during 1738 at North Mimms. Mother: Sarah, Ref: 4091

      SARAH. Ref: 2803. Born during 1742 at North Mimms. Mother: Sarah, Ref: 4091

      MARY. Ref: 2805. Born during 1747 at North Mimms. Mother: Sarah, Ref: 4091

      WILLIAM. Ref: 2457. Born during 1747 at North Mimms. Mother: Sarah, Ref: 4091

      ANNE. Ref: 2804. Born during 1759 at North Mimms. Mother: Sarah, Ref: 4091

      RACHEL. Ref: 2806. Born around 1760 at North Mimms. Mother: Sarah, Ref: 4091

  GENERATION Two

   THOMAS COVINGTON. Ref: 2807. Born: during 1738 at North Mimms. Father: James, Father Ref: 2802. Mother: Sarah, Mother Ref: 4091. Christened: 11

   Mar 1738 at North Mimms.

   SARAH COVINGTON. Ref: 2803. Born: during 1742 at North Mimms. Father: James, Father Ref: 2802. Mother: Sarah, Mother Ref: 4091. Christened: 20 Jun

   1742 at North Mimms.

   MARY COVINGTON. Ref: 2805. Born: during 1747 at North Mimms. Father: James, Father Ref: 2802. Mother: Sarah, Mother Ref: 4091.   Mar: 5 Nov 1771 at

   North Mimms to Gurney, John . Christened: 13 May 1747 at North Mimms.

   WILLIAM COVINGTON. Ref: 2457. Born: during 1747 at North Mimms. Father: James, Father Ref: 2802. Mother: Sarah, Mother Ref: 4091.   Mar: 11 Oct 1771

    at North Mimms to Adcock, Rachel 4146. Christened: 31 Jul 1757 at North Mimms.

      ANNE. Ref: 3398. Born during 1771 at North Mimms. Mother: Adcock, Rachel, Ref: 4146

      ELIZABETH. Ref: 3399. Born around 1773 at North Mimms. Mother: Adcock, Rachel, Ref: 4146

      BENJAMIN. Ref: 2480. Born 1774- 1775 at North Mimms. Mother: Adcock, Rachel, Ref: 4146

   ANNE COVINGTON. Ref: 2804. Born: during 1759 at North Mimms. Father: James, Father Ref: 2802. Mother: Sarah, Mother Ref: 4091. Christened: 5 Nov

   1759 at North Mimms.

   RACHEL COVINGTON. Ref: 2806. Born: around 1760 at North Mimms. Father: James, Father Ref: 2802. Mother: Sarah, Mother Ref: 4091.   Mar: 28 Jul

   1782 at North Mimms to Howes, John .

  GENERATION Three

   ANNE COVINGTON. Ref: 3398. Born: during 1771 at North Mimms. Father: William, Father Ref: 2457. Mother: Adcock, Rachel, Mother Ref: 4146.

   Christened: 15 Dec 1771 at North Mimms.

   ELIZABETH COVINGTON. Ref: 3399. Born: around 1773 at North Mimms. Father: William, Father Ref: 2457. Mother: Adcock, Rachel, Mother Ref: 4146.  

   Mar: 19 Oct 1793 at North Mimms to Harrow, Michael .


   BENJAMIN COVINGTON. Ref: 2480. Born: 1774- 1775 at North Mimms. Father: William, Father Ref: 2457. Mother: Adcock, Rachel, Mother Ref: 4146.  Died:

    Jan-Mar 1855 at Hatfield aged 80.  Mar: 2 Nov 1795 at South Mimms to Reynolds, Mary 4178.

      CHARLOTTE. Ref: 2498. Born during 1796 at North Mimms. Mother: Reynolds, Mary, Ref: 4178

      ANNE. Ref: 2499. Born during 1800 at North Mimms. Mother: Reynolds, Mary, Ref: 4178

      ELIZABETH. Ref: 2497. Born during 1802 at North Mimms. Mother: Reynolds, Mary, Ref: 4178

      WILLIAM. Ref: 2420. Born during 1803 at North Mimms. Mother: Reynolds, Mary, Ref: 4178

      SARAH. Ref: 2501. Born during 1806 at North Mimms. Mother: Reynolds, Mary, Ref: 4178

      JAMES. Ref: 2493. Born during 1809 at North Mimms. Mother: Reynolds, Mary, Ref: 4178

      JOHN. Ref: 2494. Born 1810- 1811 at North Mimms. Mother: Reynolds, Mary, Ref: 4178

      JOHN. Ref: 2495. Born during 1812 at North Mimms. Mother: Reynolds, Mary, Ref: 4178

      JOSEPH. Ref: 645. Born Nov 1812 at North Mimms. Mother: Reynolds, Mary, Ref: 4178

      BENJAMIN. Ref: 2496. Born during 1815 at North Mimms. Mother: Reynolds, Mary, Ref: 4178

      MARY ANN. Ref: 2500. Born during 1817 at North Mimms. Mother: Reynolds, Mary, Ref: 4178

  GENERATION Four

   CHARLOTTE COVINGTON. Ref: 2498. Born: during 1796 at North Mimms. Father: Benjamin, Father Ref: 2480. Mother: Reynolds, Mary, Mother Ref: 4178.  

   Mar: 6 Mar 1821 at North Mimms to Hansell, James . Christened: 20 Nov 1796 at North Mimms.

   ANNE COVINGTON. Ref: 2499. Born: during 1800 at North Mimms. Father: Benjamin, Father Ref: 2480. Mother: Reynolds, Mary, Mother Ref: 4178.

   Christened: 15 Jun 1800 at North Mimms.

   ELIZABETH COVINGTON. Ref: 2497. Born: during 1802 at North Mimms. Father: Benjamin, Father Ref: 2480. Mother: Reynolds, Mary, Mother Ref: 4178.  

   Mar: around 1826 at U.K. to name not known . Christened: 23 May 1802 at North Mimms.

      GEORGE. Ref: 2502. Born during 1819 at North Mimms. Mother: Covington, Elizabeth, Ref: 2497

   WILLIAM COVINGTON. Ref: 2420. Born: during 1803 at North Mimms. Father: Benjamin, Father Ref: 2480. Mother: Reynolds, Mary, Mother Ref: 4178.  Died:

   Oct-Dec 1884 at Barnet aged 81.  Mar: 19 Mar 1831 at Chipping Barnet to Atwood, Sophia 4270. Christened: 27 May 1804 at North Mimms. Appears in

   1861 & 1881 Census living at 20 Dancers Hill, South Mimms, described as a Retired Gardener living with his daughter Caroline Pavitt aged 37 (doesn't tie up

    with her birth date?)

      EMMA. Ref: 2458. Born during 1834 at North Mimms. Mother: Atwood, Sophia, Ref: 4270

      ELIZA. Ref: 2491. Born during 1836 at North Mimms. Mother: Atwood, Sophia, Ref: 4270

      CAROLINE. Ref: 1743. Born Jul-Sep 1838 at Hatfield. Mother: Atwood, Sophia, Ref: 4270

      JOSEPH. Ref: 1827. Born Jul-Sep 1840 at Hatfield. Mother: Atwood, Sophia, Ref: 4270

      ELIZABETH. Ref: 2492. Born during 1842 at North Mimms. Mother: Atwood, Sophia, Ref: 4270

      JAMES. Ref: 2890. Born during 1844 at North Mimms. Mother: Atwood, Sophia, Ref: 4270

      HARRIETT. Ref: 5036. Born 1847- 1848 at Bentley Heath. Mother: Atwood, Sophia, Ref: 4270

   SARAH COVINGTON. Ref: 2501. Born: during 1806 at North Mimms. Father: Benjamin, Father Ref: 2480. Mother: Reynolds, Mary, Mother Ref: 4178.

   Christened: 24 Aug 1806 at North Mimms.


   JAMES COVINGTON. Ref: 2493. Born: during 1809 at North Mimms. Father: Benjamin, Father Ref: 2480. Mother: Reynolds, Mary, Mother Ref: 4178.   Mar:

   23 Jun 1832 at North Mimms to King, Eliza 4275. Christened: 5 Feb 1809 at North Mimms.

      ANNE ELIZABETH. Ref: 3486. Born during 1832 at North Mimms. Mother: King, Eliza, Ref: 4275

      JOSEPH. Ref: 647. Born Feb 1834 at North Mimms. Mother: King, Eliza, Ref: 4275

      EMMA. Ref: 3487. Born during 1835 at North Mimms. Mother: King, Eliza, Ref: 4275

      SARAH. Ref: 1741. Born Oct-Dec 1838 at Hatfield. Mother: King, Eliza, Ref: 4275

      MARY ANN. Ref: 1817. Born Jul-Sep 1841 at Hatfield. Mother: King, Eliza, Ref: 4275

      JANE. Ref: 1786. Born Apr-Jun 1846 at North Mimms. Mother: King, Eliza, Ref: 4275

   JOHN COVINGTON. Ref: 2494. Born: 1810- 1811 at North Mimms. Father: Benjamin, Father Ref: 2480. Mother: Reynolds, Mary, Mother Ref: 4178.  Died:

   around 1811 at North Mimms aged 0. Christened: 12 Apr 1811 at North Mimms.

   JOHN COVINGTON. Ref: 2495. Born: during 1812 at North Mimms. Father: Benjamin, Father Ref: 2480. Mother: Reynolds, Mary, Mother Ref: 4178.

   Christened: 29 Nov 1812 at North Mimms.

   JOSEPH COVINGTON. Ref: 645. Born: Nov 1812 at North Mimms. Father: Benjamin, Father Ref: 2480. Mother: Reynolds, Mary, Mother Ref: 4178.  Died:

   Jan-Mar 1890 at Hatfield aged 77.  Mar: Oct-Dec 1837 at Hatfield/Welwyn to Rebecca 4288. Christened: 29 Nov 1812 at North Mimms. In 1881 Census lived

   at Roe Stock, North Mimms, Hertford employed as an Agricultural Labourer.

      WILLIAM. Ref: 1818. Born Jun 1841 at North Mimms. Mother: Rebecca, Ref: 4288

      JAMES. Ref: 1678. Born Oct-Dec 1844 at Hatfield. Mother: Rebecca, Ref: 4288

      BETSY. Ref: 1782. Born Jan-Mar 1850 at Hatfield. Mother: Rebecca, Ref: 4288

      RHODA. Ref: 1707. Born 9 Apr 1854 at Hatfield. Mother: Rebecca, Ref: 4288

   BENJAMIN COVINGTON. Ref: 2496. Born: during 1815 at North Mimms. Father: Benjamin, Father Ref: 2480. Mother: Reynolds, Mary, Mother Ref: 4178. 

   Died: Jan-Mar 1851 at Edmonton aged 36.  Mar: Jul-Sep 1847 at Shoreditch to Tilney, Susannah 4998. Christened: 17 Dec 1815 at North Mimms. Shown as

   Coventon on Marriage Record.

   MARY ANN COVINGTON. Ref: 2500. Born: during 1817 at North Mimms. Father: Benjamin, Father Ref: 2480. Mother: Reynolds, Mary, Mother Ref: 4178.  

   Mar: 25 Mar 1837 at North Mimms to Brooks, Bonner . Christened: 28 Sep 1817 at North Mimms.

  GENERATION Five

   WILLIAM COVINGTON. Ref: 1818. Born: Jun 1841 at North Mimms. Father: Joseph, Father Ref: 645. Mother: Rebecca, Mother Ref: 4288. Christened: 5 Sep

   1841 at North Mimms. Labourer. Joined 5th Regiment of Foot at St Albans 20/6/1859. Served in Herts Militia 8/1/1859-18/6/1859. No.1140. Ranks held were

   Private 20/6/1859-10/2/1862. Corporal 19/10/1860-5/2/1862. Tried & reduced in rank 6/2/1862 to Private 10/2/1862-8/11/1864. Corporal 9/11/1864-

   24/8/1865. Sergeant 25/8/1865 until discharge on 26/8/1874 after 15 years 56 days service. Height 5ft 4ins. Religion C of E. Suffered from Onychia, 13 days 

   (1873-1882 Army Service Files)

   JAMES COVENTON. Ref: 1678. Born: Oct-Dec 1844 at Hatfield. Father: Joseph, Father Ref: 645. Mother: Rebecca, Mother Ref: 4288.  Died: Jul-Sep 1861

   at Hatfield aged 16. Christened: 11 Dec 1844 at North Mimms.

   BETSY COVINGTON. Ref: 1782. Born: Jan-Mar 1850 at Hatfield. Father: Joseph, Father Ref: 645. Mother: Rebecca, Mother Ref: 4288. Christened: 24 Feb

   1850 at North Mimms.

   RHODA COVINGTON. Ref: 1707. Born: 9 Apr 1854 at Hatfield. Father: Joseph, Father Ref: 645. Mother: Rebecca, Mother Ref: 4288.  Died: 21 Nov 1934 at

   St Albans aged 80.  Mar: Jul-Sep 1877 at Hatfield to Reynolds, David . Christened: 25 Jun 1854 at North Mimms. Lived at 44 Roxton Rd, St Albans prior to

   her death.


   EMMA COVINGTON. Ref: 2458. Born: during 1834 at North Mimms. Father: William, Father Ref: 2420. Mother: Atwood, Sophia, Mother Ref: 4270.

   Christened: 3 Aug 1834 at North Mimms.

   ELIZA COVINGTON. Ref: 2491. Born: during 1836 at North Mimms. Father: William, Father Ref: 2420. Mother: Atwood, Sophia, Mother Ref: 4270.   Mar: Oct-

   Dec 1867 at Edmonton to name not known . Christened: 7 Aug 1836 at North Mimms. Married to either David Frank Barber or Benjamin North.

   CAROLINE COVINGTON. Ref: 1743. Born: Jul-Sep 1838 at Hatfield. Father: William, Father Ref: 2420. Mother: Atwood, Sophia, Mother Ref: 4270.  Died:

   Apr-Jun 1915 at Bedford aged 77.  Mar: Jul-Sep 1879 at Barnet to Pavitt, Alfred John . Christened: 9 Sep 1838 at North Mimms.In 1861 Census shown living

   at home of Charles & Mary Carter employed as a Cook in Hadley Green.  Father appears in 1881 Census living at 20 Dancers Hill, South Mimms, described

   as a Retired Gardener living with his daughter Caroline Pavitt aged 37 (doesn't tie up with her birth date?)

   JOSEPH COVINGTON. Ref: 1827. Born: Jul-Sep 1840 at Hatfield. Father: William, Father Ref: 2420. Mother: Atwood, Sophia, Mother Ref: 4270.   Mar: Jul-

   Sep 1865 at Hatfield to Finch, Eliza 3831. Christened: 6 Sep 1840 at North Mimms.

   ELIZABETH COVINGTON. Ref: 2492. Born: during 1842 at North Mimms. Father: William, Father Ref: 2420. Mother: Atwood, Sophia, Mother Ref: 4270.  

   Mar: 7 Feb 1875 at Chipping Barnet to Grimes, Edward Martin . Christened: 9 Oct 1842 at North Mimms.

   JAMES COVINGTON. Ref: 2890. Born: during 1844 at North Mimms. Father: William, Father Ref: 2420. Mother: Atwood, Sophia, Mother Ref: 4270.

   Christened: 8 Feb 1845 at North Mimms. In 1861 Census living in South Mimms working as an Agricultural Labourer.

   HARRIETT COVINGTON. Ref: 5036. Born: 1847- 1848 at Bentley Heath. Father: William, Father Ref: 2420. Mother: Atwood, Sophia, Mother Ref: 4270.   Mar:

    10 Mar 1868 at Pancras to Dench, Alfred Finch .

   ANNE ELIZABETH COVINGTON. Ref: 3486. Born: during 1832 at North Mimms. Father: James, Father Ref: 2493. Mother: King, Eliza, Mother Ref: 4275.  

   Mar: Jul-Sep 1857 at Hatfield to Littlechild, James . 2nd Mar: 30 Jan 1875 at Hatfield to Ginn, Henry . Christened: 9 Sep 1832 at North Mimms.

   JOSEPH COVINGTON. Ref: 647. Born: Feb 1834 at North Mimms. Father: James, Father Ref: 2493. Mother: King, Eliza, Mother Ref: 4275.  Died: Oct-Dec

   1909 at Greenwich aged 75. Christened: 16 Feb 1834 at North Mimms.

   EMMA COVINGTON. Ref: 3487. Born: during 1835 at North Mimms. Father: James, Father Ref: 2493. Mother: King, Eliza, Mother Ref: 4275. Christened: 6

   Sep 1835 at North Mimms.

   SARAH COVINGTON. Ref: 1741. Born: Oct-Dec 1838 at Hatfield. Father: James, Father Ref: 2493. Mother: King, Eliza, Mother Ref: 4275.   Mar: Apr-Jun

   1863 at Baldock to Sherwood, John . Christened: 25 Nov 1838 at North Mimms.

   MARY ANN COVINGTON. Ref: 1817. Born: Jul-Sep 1841 at Hatfield. Father: James, Father Ref: 2493. Mother: King, Eliza, Mother Ref: 4275. Christened: 3

   Oct 1841 at North Mimms. Appears in 1861 Census living in Penzance working as a House Maid

   JANE COVINGTON. Ref: 1786. Born: Apr-Jun 1846 at North Mimms. Father: James, Father Ref: 2493. Mother: King, Eliza, Mother Ref: 4275.   Mar: Jul-Sep

   1865 at Southwark St George to Shrimpton, Edward . Christened: 3 May 1846 at North Mimms.

   GEORGE COVINGTON. Ref: 2502. Born: during 1819 at North Mimms. Father: not known, Father Ref: 2497. Mother: Covington, Elizabeth, Mother Ref: 2497.

   Christened: 21 Feb 1819 at North Mimms. Mother's name Elizabeth(2497).

  GENERATION Spouses

   Sarah COVINGTON. Ref: 4091. Born: around 1714 at North Mimms. Father: not known, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0.   Mar: around 1737 at

    North Mimms to James 2802.

   Rachel COVINGTON. Ref: 4146. Born: around 1747 at North Mimms. Father: Adcock, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0.   Mar: 11 Oct 1771 at

   North Mimms to William 2457.

   Mary COVINGTON. Ref: 4178. Born: around 1774 at South Mimms. Father: Reynolds, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0.   Mar: 2 Nov 1795 at

   South Mimms to Benjamin 2480.


   Sophia COVINGTON. Ref: 4270. Born: 1807- 1808 at Chipping Barnet. Father: Atwood, Samuel, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0.  Died: Oct-

   Dec 1868 at Barnet aged 60.  Mar: 19 Mar 1831 at Chipping Barnet to William 2420.

   Eliza COVINGTON. Ref: 4275. Born: around 1809 at North Mimms. Father: King, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0.   Mar: 23 Jun 1832 at North

   Mimms to James 2493.

   Rebecca COVINGTON. Ref: 4288. Born: 1811- 1812 at North Mimms. Father: not known, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0.  Died: Sep 1897 at

   North Mimms aged 84.  Mar: Oct-Dec 1837 at Hatfield/Welwyn to Joseph 645.

   Susannah COVINGTON. Ref: 4998. Born: 1828- 1829 at U.K.. Father: Tilney, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0.  Died: Oct-Dec 1904 at

   Biggleswade aged 75.  Mar: Jul-Sep 1847 at Shoreditch to Benjamin 2496.

   Eliza COVINGTON. Ref: 3831. Born: 1844- 1845 at U.K.. Father: Finch, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0.  Died: Jan-Mar 1913 at Wandsworth

   aged 68.  Mar: Jul-Sep 1865 at Hatfield to Joseph 1827.