Covington History Generations Report

Descendents LOUIS HASTINGS COVINGTON. Ref:3624. Born: Oct-Dec 1866 at Hastings, Sussex Compiled 07/09/2020

GENERATION One

LOUIS HASTINGS COVINGTON. Ref: 3624. Born: Oct-Dec 1866 at Hastings, Sussex. Father: not known, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0.

Mar: Oct-Dec 1889 at Kettering, Northants to Williamson,Sarah Elizabeth 4977. 2nd Mar: Oct-Dec 1904 at Kettering, Northants to Mann, Edith Annie 5364.

Died: Jan-Mar 1934 at Kettering, Northants aged 67. Not an easy family to follow in Genealogolical Archives as he & some of his sons would change their

names on various documentation, such as Army papers & Census Records. The use of "Hastings" as a middle name, crops up from time to time.

Known as Lewis H or Louie H. Sibling: May (1332). Appears in 1901 Census as Lewis, living in Kettering employed as a General Blacksmith. In 1911 Census

was living at 72 Buccleuch Street, Kettering, Northamptonshire with family. Occupation: Shoe Knife Finisher.

Probate of his will 12 Apr 1934 gave his beneficiary as his widow Edith.(Last updated: 22/03/2010 11:55:49)

ALBERT WILLIAM COVINGTON. Ref: 10954. Born 9 Oct 1890 at Kettering, Northants. Mother: Williamson,Sarah Elizabeth, Ref:

4977

ARTHUR LEWIS COVINGTON. Ref: 705. Born Jan-Mar 1892 at Kettering, Northants. Mother: Williamson,Sarah Elizabeth, Ref:

4977

HUBERT HASTINGS COVINGTON. Ref: 520. Born 17 Oct 1895 at Kettering, Northants. Mother: Williamson,Sarah Elizabeth,

Ref: 4977


GENERATION Two

ALBERT WILLIAM COVINGTON. Ref: 10954. Born: 9 Oct 1890 at Kettering, Northants. Father: Covington, Louis Hastings, Father Ref: 3624. Mother:

Williamson,Sarah Elizabeth, Mother Ref: 4977. Mar: 2 Mar 1918 at Stafford, Staffs to Tuffley, Edith Elizabeth 1685. Sometimes used the middle name of

"Hastings" on official forms such as Army Papers & Census.

Christened 6 Feb 1891 Kettering. Appears in 1911 Census living with parents in Kettering employed as an Ironmongers Apprentice.

Service number: 24570. Regiment: Somerset Light Infantry. Enlisted: 10 Apr 1916 Exeter. Residence Town: Birmingham. Trade/Calling = Hotel Boots at

Shaftesbury Hotel, 59-61 Station Rd, Birmingham., Height 5ft 5 1/2in , Next of kin, mother Edith Covington of 72 Buccleuch Street, Kettering. Wo 363 - First

World War Service Records 'Burnt Documents'. First World War British War Medal 1917.

Served 18th Queens Royal West Sussex Regiment 30 Mar 1916 to 4 Dec 1916, Private 4651. His Medical History as at 30 Mar 1916 describes him as Flat

Foot, Rather weak legs, & some decaying teeth.

In 1918 he lived at 198 Bacchus Rd, Winson Green, Birmingham.(same adddress shown in 1939 Register where he is described as a Brass Works Packer)

On 2 Sep 1919 shown as Private in 1th Btn Labour Corps & was living at 107 Stanford Rd, Handsworth, Birmingham & had served in France.

(British Army Service Records - Military, armed forces & conflict)(Last updated: 06/06/2018 07:40:54)

AUDREY H COVINGTON. Ref: 111. Born Jul-Sep 1920 at Birmingham. Mother: Tuffley, Edith Elizabeth, Ref: 1685

GORDON ARTHUR COVINGTON. Ref: 1211. Born 16 Oct 1922 at Birmingham. Mother: Tuffley, Edith Elizabeth, Ref: 1685

HOWARD VICTOR COVINGTON. Ref: 519. Born 25 Nov 1926 at Birmingham. Mother: Tuffley, Edith Elizabeth, Ref: 1685

BERYL D COVINGTON. Ref: 2294. Born Jan-Mar 1931 at Birmingham. Mother: Tuffley, Edith Elizabeth, Ref: 1685

FREDERICK LEWIS COVINGTON. Ref: 1072. Born Apr-Jun 1937 at Birmingham. Mother: Tuffley, Edith Elizabeth, Ref: 1685

ARTHUR LEWIS COVINGTON. Ref: 705. Born: Jan-Mar 1892 at Kettering, Northants. Father: Covington, Louis Hastings, Father Ref: 3624. Mother:

Williamson,Sarah Elizabeth, Mother Ref: 4977. Mar: 30 Aug 1913 at Ontario, Canada to Sumpter, Hetty 4984. Known as Arthur. Christened 8 May 1904 as

Arthur in Kettering. Appears in 1901 & 1911 Census living with father in Kettering, latterly described as a Cabinet Maker.(Last updated: 01/04/2001)

EDITH COVINGTON. Ref: 18129. Born during 1914 at Ontario, Canada. Mother: Sumpter, Hetty, Ref: 4984


HUBERT HASTINGS COVINGTON. Ref: 520. Born: 17 Oct 1895 at Kettering, Northants. Father: Covington, Louis Hastings, Father Ref: 3624. Mother:

Williamson,Sarah Elizabeth, Mother Ref: 4977. Mar: Apr-Jun 1916 at Kettering, Northants to Willis, Ethel Beatrice 4468. 2nd Mar: Apr-Jun 1970 at Swindon,

Wilts to Styles, Freda Clementina 4912. Died: Oct-Dec 1974 at Swindon, Wilts aged 79. Had similar tendency as Father & brothers to record his name

differently on various official documents such as Army & census Records. He would sometimes be Herbert Hastings, or Hubert Hastings. There is also a

record giving his birthdate as Aug 1899.

Baptised 5 May 1904 in Kettering

On 31 Aug 1914 he joined up at The Northamptonshire Corps 5th Btn in Northampton. He was rescribed as being 5ft 6ins, Brown Eyes & Dark Brown Hair &

had been a Tailor having lived at 72 Buccleuch St, Kettering & 38 Hodtall St, Kettering.

His Military service did not last long however & he was Medically Discharged as unfit for sevice due to an Aortic Disease (Heart problem) meaning he couldn't

march, on 10 Oct 1914 (British Army Papers)

In 1927 he was listed on The Electoral Roll living at 43 Shaftesbury Rd, Leicester and by 1939 had moved to 33 Hopefield Rd, Leicester where he was

described as an Electric Cleaner Salesman (1939 Register)(Last updated: 04/06/2018 14:48:50)

FREDERICK LEWIS COVINGTON. Ref: 361. Born 7 Nov 1916 at Kettering, Northants. Mother: Willis, Ethel Beatrice, Ref: 4468

GENERATION Three

FREDERICK LEWIS COVINGTON. Ref: 361. Born: 7 Nov 1916 at Kettering, Northants. Father: Covington, Hubert Hastings, Father Ref: 520. Mother: Willis,

Ethel Beatrice, Mother Ref: 4468. Mar: Jul-Sep 1946 at Leicester to Markham, Pauline 4667. Died: Apr-Jun 1982 at Leicester aged 65. In 1939 Register

shown as being a Van Driver aged 23 living with parents at 33 Hopefield Rd, Leicester.

Widow lived in early 90s at 2 Belton Road, Leicester LE3 2GD.(Last updated: 04/06/2018 14:48:50)

ANN COVINGTON. Ref: 2228. Born Oct-Dec 1947 at Leicester. Mother: Markham, Pauline, Ref: 4667

EDITH COVINGTON. Ref: 18129. Born: during 1914 at Ontario, Canada. Father: Covington, Arthur Lewis, Father Ref: 705. Mother: Sumpter, Hetty, Mother

Ref: 4984. (Last updated: 03/08/2010 10:08:02)

AUDREY H COVINGTON. Ref: 111. Born: Jul-Sep 1920 at Birmingham. Father: Covington, Albert William, Father Ref: 10954. Mother: Tuffley, Edith Elizabeth,

Mother Ref: 1685. Mar: Oct-Dec 1940 at Birmingham to Smith, Arthur . (Last updated: 01/04/2001)

GORDON ARTHUR COVINGTON. Ref: 1211. Born: 16 Oct 1922 at Birmingham. Father: Covington, Albert William, Father Ref: 10954. Mother: Tuffley, Edith

Elizabeth, Mother Ref: 1685. Mar: Apr-Jun 1943 at Birmingham to Deakin, Norah 4641. Died: Mar 2010 at Warwick, Warks aged 87. In late 80s UK tel.

directory his wife, Norah, is listed as living at 1 Hobs Meadow, Solihull, West Midlands B92 8PG and according to 1995 tel. dir check moved to 23 North

Drive, Wooton Hall, Henley-in-Arden, Warks.(Last updated: 04/10/2010 16:29:18)

MAUREEN F COVINGTON. Ref: 2270. Born Apr-Jun 1946 at Birmingham. Mother: Deakin, Norah, Ref: 4641

DAVID COVINGTON. Ref: 1058. Born Jul-Sep 1951 at Solihull, Warks. Mother: Deakin, Norah, Ref: 4641

HOWARD VICTOR COVINGTON. Ref: 519. Born: 25 Nov 1926 at Birmingham. Father: Covington, Albert William, Father Ref: 10954. Mother: Tuffley, Edith

Elizabeth, Mother Ref: 1685. Mar: Apr-Jun 1953 at Smethwick, West Midlands to Newman, Audrey 4706. Died: Jul-Sep 1989 at Sandwell, West Midlands

aged 62. Lived at 33 Apollo Road, Oldbury, Warley, West Midlands B68 9RT up to his death.(Last updated: 01/04/2001)

MARK HOWARD COVINGTON. Ref: 1382. Born Oct-Dec 1956 at Birmingham. Mother: Newman, Audrey, Ref: 4706

BERYL D COVINGTON. Ref: 2294. Born: Jan-Mar 1931 at Birmingham. Father: Covington, Albert William, Father Ref: 10954. Mother: Tuffley, Edith Elizabeth,

Mother Ref: 1685. (Last updated: 01/04/2001)


FREDERICK LEWIS COVINGTON. Ref: 1072. Born: Apr-Jun 1937 at Birmingham. Father: Covington, Albert William, Father Ref: 10954. Mother: Tuffley,

Edith Elizabeth, Mother Ref: 1685. Mar: Jan-Mar 1963 at Birmingham to Rayner, Marion V F 4765. In early 90s lived at 39 Whitegate Drive, Kidderminster,

Worcestershire DY11 6LG.(Last updated: 04/06/2018 14:48:50)

PETER COVINGTON. Ref: 1604. Born Oct-Dec 1967 at Kidderminster, Worcs. Mother: Rayner, Marion V F, Ref: 4765

GENERATION Four

ANN COVINGTON. Ref: 2228. Born: Oct-Dec 1947 at Leicester. Father: Covington, Frederick Lewis, Father Ref: 361. Mother: Markham, Pauline, Mother Ref:

4667. Mar: Jul-Sep 1968 at Leicester to King, James E . (Last updated: 01/04/2001)

MARK HOWARD COVINGTON. Ref: 1382. Born: Oct-Dec 1956 at Birmingham. Father: Covington, Howard Victor, Father Ref: 519. Mother: Newman,

Audrey, Mother Ref: 4706. Mar: Apr-Jun 1980 at Sandwell, West Midlands to Healy, Margaret Monica 4852. Lived throughout the 90s at 30 World's End Ave,

Birmingham B32 1JE, tel 0121-422-4595.(Last updated: 01/04/2001)

VICTORIA COVINGTON. Ref: 5320. Born Oct-Dec 1992 at Birmingham. Mother: Healy, Margaret Monica, Ref: 4852

PETER COVINGTON. Ref: 1604. Born: Oct-Dec 1967 at Kidderminster, Worcs. Father: Covington, Frederick Lewis, Father Ref: 1072. Mother: Rayner,

Marion V F, Mother Ref: 4765. Mar: Sep 1992 at Gravesend, Kent to Wharton, Caroline R 4895. (Last updated: 04/06/2018 14:48:50)

MAUREEN F COVINGTON. Ref: 2270. Born: Apr-Jun 1946 at Birmingham. Father: Covington, Gordon Arthur, Father Ref: 1211. Mother: Deakin, Norah,

Mother Ref: 4641. (Last updated: 01/04/2001)

DAVID COVINGTON. Ref: 1058. Born: Jul-Sep 1951 at Solihull, Warks. Father: Covington, Gordon Arthur, Father Ref: 1211. Mother: Deakin, Norah, Mother

Ref: 4641. Mar: Jul-Sep 1975 at Birmingham to Hurst, Sylvia A 4828. In late 80s lived at 273 Short Heath Road, Birmingham B23 6LD & in early 90s at 16

Byron Avenue, Birmingham B23 7SW, tel 0121-381-5755.(Last updated: 01/04/2001)

LEE DAVID COVINGTON. Ref: 1939. Born Jan-Mar 1979 at Birmingham. Mother: Hurst, Sylvia A, Ref: 4828

SARAH VICTORIA COVINGTON. Ref: 1920. Born Jan-Mar 1982 at Birmingham. Mother: Hurst, Sylvia A, Ref: 4828

GENERATION Five

LEE DAVID COVINGTON. Ref: 1939. Born: Jan-Mar 1979 at Birmingham. Father: Covington, David, Father Ref: 1058. Mother: Hurst, Sylvia A, Mother Ref:

4828. In 90s lived with parents at 16 Byron Avenue, Birmingham B23 7SW, tel 0121-381-5755(Last updated: 01/04/2001)

SARAH VICTORIA COVINGTON. Ref: 1920. Born: Jan-Mar 1982 at Birmingham. Father: Covington, David, Father Ref: 1058. Mother: Hurst, Sylvia A, Mother

Ref: 4828. (Last updated: 01/04/2001)

VICTORIA COVINGTON. Ref: 5320. Born: Oct-Dec 1992 at Birmingham. Father: Covington, Mark Howard, Father Ref: 1382. Mother: Healy, Margaret

Monica, Mother Ref: 4852. (Last updated: 28/10/2010 12:48:17)

GENERATION Spouses, etc

Sarah Elizabeth COVINGTON. Ref: 4977. Born: Jul-Sep 1861 at Brackley, Northants. Father: Williamson, Charles, Father Ref: 0. Mother: Mary, Mother Ref: 0.

Mar: Oct-Dec 1889 at Kettering, Northants to Covington, Louis Hastings 3624. Died: Jul-Sep 1897 at Kettering, Northants aged 35. Christened 14 Sep 1861

at Brackley, Northamptonshire. Husband generally known as Lewis.(Last updated: 16/11/2005 08:33:45)

Edith Annie COVINGTON. Ref: 5364. Born: 1873- 1874 at Friday Bridge, Cambs. Father: Mann, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0. Mar: Oct-

Dec 1904 at Kettering, Northants to Covington, Louis Hastings 3624. Died: Oct-Dec 1957 at Kettering, Northants aged 83. (Last updated: 22/03/2010

11:55:49)

Edith Elizabeth COVINGTON. Ref: 1685. Born: 17 Sep 1889 at Birmingham. Father: Tuffley, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0. Mar: 2 Mar

1918 at Stafford, Staffs to Covington, Albert William 10954. (Last updated: 06/06/2018 07:40:54)


Hetty COVINGTON. Ref: 4984. Born: around 1893 at England. Father: Sumpter, Arthur, Father Ref: 0. Mother: Cave, Sarah Ann, Mother Ref: 0. Mar: 30 Aug

1913 at Ontario, Canada to Covington, Arthur Lewis 705. (Last updated: 01/04/2001)

Ethel Beatrice COVINGTON. Ref: 4468. Born: 2 Jun 1896 at U.K.. Father: Willis, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0. Mar: Apr-Jun 1916 at

Kettering, Northants to Covington, Hubert Hastings 520. Died: Oct-Dec 1979 at Leicester aged 83. 1st wife. In 1939 Register described as a Hosiery

Machinist.(Last updated: 04/06/2018 14:48:50)

Freda Clementina COVINGTON. Ref: 4912. Born: 21 Mar 1903 at U.K.. Father: Styles, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0. Mar: Apr-Jun 1970 at

Swindon, Wilts to Covington, Hubert Hastings 520. Died: 19 Dec 1980 at Ploughley, Oxon aged 77. 2nd wife. Prior to her death lived at 5 Hill Lane, Arncott,

Bicester, Oxon. At probate left 3780.(Last updated: 01/04/2001)

Norah COVINGTON. Ref: 4641. Born: 7 Jun 1919 at U.K.. Father: Deakin, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0. Mar: Apr-Jun 1943 at Birmingham

to Covington, Gordon Arthur 1211. Died: Jun 1998 at Mid Warwickshire aged 79. In late 80s UK tel. directory she is listed as living at 1 Hobs Meadow,

Solihull, West Midlands B92 8PG and according to 1995 tel. dir check had moved to 23 North Drive, Wooton Hall, Henley-in-Arden, Warks.(Last updated:

01/04/2001)

Pauline COVINGTON. Ref: 4667. Born: 22 Sep 1921 at U.K.. Father: Markham, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0. Mar: Jul-Sep 1946 at

Leicester to Covington, Frederick Lewis 361. Died: Jul 2009 at Leicester aged 87. She lived in early 90s at 2 Belton Road, Leicester LE3 2GD, the tel. dir. of

1995, however, shows F. Covington (her husband) as being the resident.(Last updated: 01/04/2001)

Audrey COVINGTON. Ref: 4706. Born: around 1926 at U.K.. Father: Newman, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0. Mar: Apr-Jun 1953 at

Smethwick, West Midlands to Covington, Howard Victor 519. (Last updated: 01/04/2001)

Margaret Monica COVINGTON. Ref: 4852. Born: 3 Nov 1934 at U.K.. Father: Healy, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0. Mar: Apr-Jun 1980 at

Sandwell, West Midlands to Covington, Mark Howard 1382. Died: Jan 1989 at Exeter, Devon aged 54. In 90s lived at 30 Worlds End Avenue, Birmingham

B32 1JE, tel 0121-422-4595(Last updated: 01/04/2001)

Marion V F COVINGTON. Ref: 4765. Born: around 1937 at U.K.. Father: Rayner, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0. Mar: Jan-Mar 1963 at

Birmingham to Covington, Frederick Lewis 1072. (Last updated: 04/06/2018 14:48:50)

Sylvia A COVINGTON. Ref: 4828. Born: around 1951 at U.K.. Father: Hurst, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0. Mar: Jul-Sep 1975 at

Birmingham to Covington, David 1058. In late 80s lived at 273 Short Heath Road, Birmingham B23 6LD & in early 90s at 16 Byron Avenue, Birmingham B23

7SW, tel 0121-381-5755.(Last updated: 01/04/2001)

Caroline R COVINGTON. Ref: 4895. Born: around 1967 at U.K.. Father: Wharton, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0. Mar: Sep 1992 at

Gravesend, Kent to Covington, Peter 1604. (Last updated: 01/04/2001)