Covington History Generations Report

  Descendents       ROBERT COVINGTON. Ref:18460. Born: around 1827 at North Carolina NC  Compiled 18/06/2020

  GENERATION   One

   ROBERT COVINGTON. Ref: 18460. Born: around 1827 at North Carolina NC. Father: not known, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0.  Mar:

   around 1857 at Stokes Co NC to Welch, Minnie 18461.  According to 1870 Census he was living as a boarder in the Phillip Hairston family household

   employed as a Blacksmith

      SALEM. Ref: 18463. Born 18 Nov 1859 at Walnut Cove NC. Mother: Welch, Minnie, Ref: 18461

      SALLIE. Ref: 18462. Born 18 Nov 1859 at Walnut Cove NC. Mother: Welch, Minnie, Ref: 18461

  GENERATION   Two

   SALEM COVINGTON. Ref: 18463. Born: 18 Nov 1859 at Walnut Cove NC. Father: Robert, Father Ref: 18460. Mother: Welch, Minnie, Mother Ref: 18461. 

   Mar: around 1876 at North Carolina NC to Fannie 18464. 2nd Mar: 5 Jan 1891 at Forsyth Co NC to Wade, Catherine 18465.  According to 1880 Census he

   was a coachman, but in 1900-1920 Census he was described as a farmer.

      MARY S. Ref: 18466. Born around 1877 at North Carolina NC. Mother: Fannie, Ref: 18464

      J WILLIAM. Ref: 18467. Born around 1880 at North Carolina NC. Mother: Fannie, Ref: 18464

      WILLIAM. Ref: 18468. Born 2 Feb 1891 at Walnut Cove NC. Mother: Wade, Catherine, Ref: 18465

      ROBERT BENJAMIN. Ref: 18469. Born Aug 1894 at Walnut Cove NC. Mother: Wade, Catherine, Ref: 18465

      JOSEPH. Ref: 18470. Born 8 Feb 1896 at Walnut Cove NC. Mother: Wade, Catherine, Ref: 18465

      MYRNA. Ref: 18472. Born Feb 1898 at Walnut Cove NC. Mother: Wade, Catherine, Ref: 18465

      WADE. Ref: 18473. Born 15 Nov 1900 at Walnut Cove NC. Mother: Wade, Catherine, Ref: 18465

      SARAH. Ref: 18471. Born 28 Feb 1900 at Walnut Cove NC. Mother: Wade, Catherine, Ref: 18465

      ALBERT. Ref: 18477. Born 9 Oct 1903 at Walnut Cove NC. Mother: Wade, Catherine, Ref: 18465

      GILBERT. Ref: 18478. Born 9 Oct 1903 at Walnut Cove NC. Mother: Wade, Catherine, Ref: 18465

      DOROTHY. Ref: 18479. Born during 1905 at Walnut Cove NC. Mother: Wade, Catherine, Ref: 18465

      MANUEL. Ref: 18480. Born during 1906 at Walnut Cove NC. Mother: Wade, Catherine, Ref: 18465

      VIRGINIA. Ref: 18476. Born during 1908 at Walnut Cove NC. Mother: Wade, Catherine, Ref: 18465

      CATHERINE. Ref: 18481. Born 3 May 1908 at Walnut Cove NC. Mother: Wade, Catherine, Ref: 18465

      JAMES. Ref: 18482. Born during 1909 at Walnut Cove NC. Mother: Wade, Catherine, Ref: 18465

      NANNIE. Ref: 18475. Born 24 Apr 1912 at Walnut Cove NC. Mother: Wade, Catherine, Ref: 18465

      EVELYN. Ref: 18474. Born 24 Apr 1912 at Walnut Cove NC. Mother: Wade, Catherine, Ref: 18465

   SALLIE COVINGTON. Ref: 18462. Born: 18 Nov 1859 at Walnut Cove NC. Father: Robert, Father Ref: 18460. Mother: Welch, Minnie, Mother Ref: 18461. 


  GENERATION   Three

   MARY S COVINGTON. Ref: 18466. Born: around 1877 at North Carolina NC. Father: Salem, Father Ref: 18463. Mother: Fannie, Mother Ref: 18464. 

   J WILLIAM COVINGTON. Ref: 18467. Born: around 1880 at North Carolina NC. Father: Salem, Father Ref: 18463. Mother: Fannie, Mother Ref: 18464. 

   WILLIAM COVINGTON. Ref: 18468. Born: 2 Feb 1891 at Walnut Cove NC. Father: Salem, Father Ref: 18463. Mother: Wade, Catherine, Mother Ref: 18465.

   Died: 18 Apr 1920 at U.S.A aged 29. 

   ROBERT BENJAMIN COVINGTON. Ref: 18469. Born: Aug 1894 at Walnut Cove NC. Father: Salem, Father Ref: 18463. Mother: Wade, Catherine, Mother

   Ref: 18465.  Mar: around 1915 at North Carolina NC to Fulp, Katherine Nell 18483. Died: 18 Apr 1920 at North Carolina NC aged 25.  In 1910 & 1920

   Census trade shown as Farm Labourer.

      ROBERT BENJAMIN. Ref: 18484. Born 31 Jul 1916 at Walnut Cove NC. Mother: Fulp, Katherine Nell, Ref: 18483

      SUSAN CATHERINE. Ref: 18486. Born 23 Nov 1918 at Walnut Cove NC. Mother: Fulp, Katherine Nell, Ref: 18483

      JETHRO. Ref: 18485. Born 22 Aug 1919 at Winston-Salem NC. Mother: Fulp, Katherine Nell, Ref: 18483

   JOSEPH COVINGTON. Ref: 18470. Born: 8 Feb 1896 at Walnut Cove NC. Father: Salem, Father Ref: 18463. Mother: Wade, Catherine, Mother Ref: 18465.

   Died: 18 Feb 1921 at U.S.A aged 25. 

   MYRNA COVINGTON. Ref: 18472. Born: Feb 1898 at Walnut Cove NC. Father: Salem, Father Ref: 18463. Mother: Wade, Catherine, Mother Ref: 18465.

   Died: 4 Mar 1922 at U.S.A aged 24.  Known as Minnie.

   SARAH COVINGTON. Ref: 18471. Born: 28 Feb 1900 at Walnut Cove NC. Father: Salem, Father Ref: 18463. Mother: Wade, Catherine, Mother Ref: 18465. 

   Mar: around 1922 at North Carolina NC to Lett . Died: 11 Nov 1938 at U.S.A aged 38. 

   WADE COVINGTON. Ref: 18473. Born: 15 Nov 1900 at Walnut Cove NC. Father: Salem, Father Ref: 18463. Mother: Wade, Catherine, Mother Ref: 18465.

   Died: 18 Apr 1920 at U.S.A aged 19. 

   ALBERT COVINGTON. Ref: 18477. Born: 9 Oct 1903 at Walnut Cove NC. Father: Salem, Father Ref: 18463. Mother: Wade, Catherine, Mother Ref: 18465.

   Died: Dec 1965 at North Carolina NC aged 62. 

   GILBERT COVINGTON. Ref: 18478. Born: 9 Oct 1903 at Walnut Cove NC. Father: Salem, Father Ref: 18463. Mother: Wade, Catherine, Mother Ref: 18465. 

   Mar: 12 Jan 1923 at Sauratown NC to Hairston, Fannie E 21765. Died: 30 Apr 1973 at Durham NC aged 69. 

   DOROTHY COVINGTON. Ref: 18479. Born: during 1905 at Walnut Cove NC. Father: Salem, Father Ref: 18463. Mother: Wade, Catherine, Mother Ref:

   18465. Died: 22 Aug 1927 at North Carolina NC aged 22. 

   MANUEL COVINGTON. Ref: 18480. Born: during 1906 at Walnut Cove NC. Father: Salem, Father Ref: 18463. Mother: Wade, Catherine, Mother Ref: 18465.

    

   CATHERINE COVINGTON. Ref: 18481. Born: 3 May 1908 at Walnut Cove NC. Father: Salem, Father Ref: 18463. Mother: Wade, Catherine, Mother Ref:

   18465. Died: 31 May 1925 at North Carolina NC aged 17.  Known as Cassie.

   VIRGINIA COVINGTON. Ref: 18476. Born: during 1908 at Walnut Cove NC. Father: Salem, Father Ref: 18463. Mother: Wade, Catherine, Mother Ref: 18465.

   Died: 29 Jan 1924 at North Carolina NC aged 15. 

   JAMES COVINGTON. Ref: 18482. Born: during 1909 at Walnut Cove NC. Father: Salem, Father Ref: 18463. Mother: Wade, Catherine, Mother Ref: 18465.

   Died: 29 Nov 1966 at Mingo WV aged 57. 

   EVELYN COVINGTON. Ref: 18474. Born: 24 Apr 1912 at Walnut Cove NC. Father: Salem, Father Ref: 18463. Mother: Wade, Catherine, Mother Ref: 18465.

    Mar: around 1934 at North Carolina NC to Macon . 

   NANNIE COVINGTON. Ref: 18475. Born: 24 Apr 1912 at Walnut Cove NC. Father: Salem, Father Ref: 18463. Mother: Wade, Catherine, Mother Ref: 18465.

   Died: 22 Jun 1928 at North Carolina NC aged 16. 


  GENERATION   Four

   ROBERT BENJAMIN COVINGTON. Ref: 18484. Born: 31 Jul 1916 at Walnut Cove NC. Father: Robert Benjamin, Father Ref: 18469. Mother: Fulp, Katherine

   Nell, Mother Ref: 18483.  Mar: around 1938 at North Carolina NC to Ardelia 18487. 2nd Mar: 8 Apr 1950 at U.S.A to Roberts, Goldie 18488. Died: 12 Sep

   1999 at U.S.A aged 83.  Educated in West Virginia. He served in the US Navy during WW2 and was honorably discharged on 13 Jan 1946. He worked for the

    New York Transit Authority.

  

   According to e-mail from his great neice Eleasha Sledge, Jan 2011, he adopted the daughter of his sister Susan Catherine Covington (18486). Her name was

    initially thought to be Jane Powell Covers but this was changed to Pamela J Covington.

      ROBERT BENJAMIN. Ref: 18489. Born 24 Sep 1940 at U.S.A. Mother: Ardelia, Ref: 18487

   SUSAN CATHERINE COVINGTON. Ref: 18486. Born: 23 Nov 1918 at Walnut Cove NC. Father: Robert Benjamin, Father Ref: 18469. Mother: Fulp, Katherine

    Nell, Mother Ref: 18483.  Mar: around 1940 at U.S.A to Godfrey . Died: 12 Mar 1967 at U.S.A aged 48.  According to e-mail from her grand-daughter

   Eleasha Sledge, Jan 2011, her daughter was adopted by her uncle Robert Benjamin (18484). The child's name was initially thought to be Jane Powell Covers

   but this was later changed to Pamela J Covington.

   JETHRO COVINGTON. Ref: 18485. Born: 22 Aug 1919 at Winston-Salem NC. Father: Robert Benjamin, Father Ref: 18469. Mother: Fulp, Katherine Nell,

   Mother Ref: 18483.  Mar: 15 Dec 1946 at U.S.A to Foster, Lorraine Vertelle 18490. Died: 27 Nov 1995 at Newark DE aged 76.  During part of his youth, he

   lived in West Virginia, where he received his education in the public school system.  He served in the United States Army in World War II.  His tours included

   Algeria-French Morocco, Rhineland, and Southern France.  He received the American Defense Service Medal, the European-African-Middle Easterns

   Service Medal and the Good Conduct Medal.  His name is inscribed on the Wall of Liberty locted in Caen, France for his participation in the Battle of

   Normandy.  He was honorably discharged on June 28, 1945. 

  

    His craft was upholstery.  He also worked for the United States Post Office and the New York City Transit Authority from which he retired in 1986 and moved

   from Queens, New York to spend his retirement years in Newark, Delaware.

      NATHANIEL JETHRO. Ref: 18491. Born 22 Oct 1949 at U.S.A. Mother: Foster, Lorraine Vertelle, Ref: 18490

      SONIA MARIE. Ref: 18492. Born 21 Dec 1956 at U.S.A. Mother: Foster, Lorraine Vertelle, Ref: 18490

  GENERATION   Five

   ROBERT BENJAMIN COVINGTON. Ref: 18489. Born: 24 Sep 1940 at U.S.A. Father: Robert Benjamin, Father Ref: 18484. Mother: Ardelia, Mother Ref:

   18487. Died: 14 May 1979 at U.S.A aged 38. 

   NATHANIEL JETHRO COVINGTON. Ref: 18491. Born: 22 Oct 1949 at U.S.A. Father: Jethro, Father Ref: 18485. Mother: Foster, Lorraine Vertelle, Mother

   Ref: 18490. Died: 6 Aug 1999 at U.S.A aged 49. 

   SONIA MARIE COVINGTON. Ref: 18492. Born: 21 Dec 1956 at U.S.A. Father: Jethro, Father Ref: 18485. Mother: Foster, Lorraine Vertelle, Mother Ref:

   18490.  Mar: around 1978 at New York NY to Sanderson . 

  GENERATION   Spouses

   Minnie COVINGTON. Ref: 18461. Born: around 1824 at North Carolina NC. Father: Welch, Father Ref: 0. Mother: Jettie, Mother Ref: 0.  Mar: around 1857 at

   Stokes Co NC to Robert 18460. 

   Fannie COVINGTON. Ref: 18464. Born: around 1853 at North Carolina NC. Father: not known, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0.  Mar: around

   1876 at North Carolina NC to Salem 18463. Died: during 1930 at U.S.A aged 77. 


   Catherine COVINGTON. Ref: 18465. Born: during 1867 at North Carolina NC. Father: Wade, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0. Died: 19 May

   1924 at North Carolina NC aged 57. 

   Katherine Nell COVINGTON. Ref: 18483. Born: Feb 1898 at North Carolina NC. Father: Fulp, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0.  Mar: around

   1915 at North Carolina NC to Robert Benjamin 18469.  Known as Katie.

   Fannie E COVINGTON. Ref: 21765. Born: during 1903 at Sauratown NC. Father: Hairston, Cabel, Father Ref: 0. Mother: Ardena, Mother Ref: 0.  Mar: 12 Jan

   1923 at Sauratown NC to Gilbert 18478. Died: during 1956 at Walnut Cove NC aged 53. 

   Ardelia COVINGTON. Ref: 18487. Born: around 1916 at U.S.A. Father: not known, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0.  Mar: around 1938 at

   North Carolina NC to Robert Benjamin 18484. 

   Goldie COVINGTON. Ref: 18488. Born: around 1920 at U.S.A. Father: Roberts, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0. 

   Lorraine Vertelle COVINGTON. Ref: 18490. Born: 30 Nov 1926 at U.S.A. Father: Foster, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0.  Mar: 15 Dec 1946

   at U.S.A to Jethro 18485.