Covington History Generations Report

Descendents WILLIAM COVENTON. Ref:3090. Born: around 1779 at London Compiled 08/01/2019

GENERATION One

WILLIAM COVENTON. Ref: 3090. Born: around 1779 at London. Father: not known, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0. Mar: 18 Sep 1803 at

Bethnal Green to Cottman, Mary 4199.

JOHN. Ref: 3089. Born 28 Mar 1804 at Bethnal Green. Mother: Cottman, Mary, Ref: 4199

MARY ANN. Ref: 3091. Born during 1805 at Bethnal Green. Mother: Cottman, Mary, Ref: 4199

WILLIAM COTTMAN. Ref: 1878. Born 1807- 1808 at Bethnal Green. Mother: Cottman, Mary, Ref: 4199

MARGARET. Ref: 3092. Born during 1811 at Bethnal Green. Mother: Cottman, Mary, Ref: 4199

GENERATION Two

JOHN COVENTON. Ref: 3089. Born: 28 Mar 1804 at Bethnal Green. Father: William, Father Ref: 3090. Mother: Cottman, Mary, Mother Ref: 4199.

Christened: 22 Apr 1804 at Bethnal Green.

MARY ANN COVENTON. Ref: 3091. Born: during 1805 at Bethnal Green. Father: William, Father Ref: 3090. Mother: Cottman, Mary, Mother Ref: 4199.

Christened: 1 Sep 1805 at Bethnal Green.

WILLIAM COTTMAN COVENTON. Ref: 1878. Born: 1807- 1808 at Bethnal Green. Father: William, Father Ref: 3090. Mother: Cottman, Mary, Mother Ref:

4199. Mar: Oct-Dec 1838 at Edmonton to Hopwood, Eliza 4282. In 1856 lived at 45 Milton St, Cripplegate, London. A Tripe Dresser, appears in 1861

Census living at home with family aged 53 at 58 Wellington Road, Bethnall Green. Appears in 1881 Census living at The Holborn Union Workhouse,

Sheperdess Walk, London, employed as a Tripe Dresser aged 75.

ELIZA HOPWOOD. Ref: 1833. Born Jul-Sep 1839 at Whitechapel. Mother: Hopwood, Eliza, Ref: 4282

ANN HOPWOOD. Ref: 1823. Born Jul-Sep 1840 at Whitechapel. Mother: Hopwood, Eliza, Ref: 4282

WILLIAM COTTMAN. Ref: 1688. Born Apr-Jun 1842 at Whitechapel. Mother: Hopwood, Eliza, Ref: 4282

MARY ANN. Ref: 1689. Born Apr-Jun 1842 at Whitechapel. Mother: Hopwood, Eliza, Ref: 4282

CAROLINE. Ref: 1774. Born Apr-Jun 1847 at Whitechapel. Mother: Hopwood, Eliza, Ref: 4282

JOHN WALTER. Ref: 1524. Born 10 Sep 1850 at Holborn. Mother: Hopwood, Eliza, Ref: 4282

HENRY JAMES. Ref: 487. Born Jul-Sep 1853 at Holborn. Mother: Hopwood, Eliza, Ref: 4282

GEORGE HOPWOOD. Ref: 2728. Born 1854- 1855 at Shoreditch. Mother: Hopwood, Eliza, Ref: 4282

MARGARET COVENTON. Ref: 3092. Born: during 1811 at Bethnal Green. Father: William, Father Ref: 3090. Mother: Cottman, Mary, Mother Ref: 4199.

Christened: 13 Oct 1811 at Bethnal Green.

GENERATION Three

ELIZA HOPWOOD COVENTON. Ref: 1833. Born: Jul-Sep 1839 at Whitechapel. Father: William Cottman, Father Ref: 1878. Mother: Hopwood, Eliza, Mother

Ref: 4282. Died: Jan-Mar 1891 at Shoreditch aged 51. Appears in 1861 Census living at home with family aged 21 at 58 Wellington Road, Bethnall Green

employed as a Chenille Cutter.


ANN HOPWOOD COVENTON. Ref: 1823. Born: Jul-Sep 1840 at Whitechapel. Father: William Cottman, Father Ref: 1878. Mother: Hopwood, Eliza, Mother

Ref: 4282.

MARY ANN COVENTON. Ref: 1689. Born: Apr-Jun 1842 at Whitechapel. Father: William Cottman, Father Ref: 1878. Mother: Hopwood, Eliza, Mother Ref:

4282. Appears in 1861 Census living at home with family aged 19 at 58 Wellington Road, Bethnall Green, employed as a Flower Maker.

WILLIAM COTTMAN COVENTON. Ref: 1688. Born: Apr-Jun 1842 at Whitechapel. Father: William Cottman, Father Ref: 1878. Mother: Hopwood, Eliza,

Mother Ref: 4282. Died: Oct-Dec 1909 at Greenwich aged 67. Mar: 23 Oct 1865 at St Pancras, London to Gutteridge, Eliza 4330. 2nd Mar: around 1873 at

Lambeth to Susan 1808. Appears in 1881 Census living at 3 Canterbury Terrace, Willesden, Middlesex employed as a Tripe Dresser. Appears in 1901

Census living in Camberwell still employed as a Tripe Dresser.

CAROLINE COVENTON. Ref: 1774. Born: Apr-Jun 1847 at Whitechapel. Father: William Cottman, Father Ref: 1878. Mother: Hopwood, Eliza, Mother Ref:

4282. Mar: 13 Apr 1873 at Shoreditch to Batt, George . Christened: 8 Apr 1855 at Shoreditch.

JOHN WALTER COVENTON. Ref: 1524. Born: 10 Sep 1850 at Holborn. Father: William Cottman, Father Ref: 1878. Mother: Hopwood, Eliza, Mother Ref:

4282. Died: Jul-Sep 1911 at Bethnal Green aged 61. Mar: Oct-Dec 1880 at Whitechapel to Phillips, Mary Ann 4963. Some confusion as he may have also

been known as John William Coventon in some records. Christened: 8 Apr 1855 at Shoreditch. Appears in 1861 Census living at home with family aged 10 at

58 Wellington Road, Bethnal Green. Appears in 1881 Census living at 11 Hall Street, London employed as a Tripe Dresser. Appears in 1891 & 1901 Census

living in Bethnal Green employed as a Dock Labourer.

JOHN KINGSTON. Ref: 1026. Born Apr-Jun 1881 at Holborn. Mother: Phillips, Mary Ann, Ref: 4963

MARY ELIZABETH. Ref: 740. Born Apr-Jun 1883 at Shoreditch. Mother: Phillips, Mary Ann, Ref: 4963

WALTER W. Ref: 912. Born Jul-Sep 1884 at Camberwell. Mother: Phillips, Mary Ann, Ref: 4963

GEORGE HOPWOOD. Ref: 422. Born Jul-Sep 1885 at Whitechapel. Mother: Phillips, Mary Ann, Ref: 4963

WILLIAM COTMAN. Ref: 958. Born Jul-Sep 1889 at Bethnal Green. Mother: Phillips, Mary Ann, Ref: 4963

HENRY JAMES COVENTON. Ref: 487. Born: Jul-Sep 1853 at Holborn. Father: William Cottman, Father Ref: 1878. Mother: Hopwood, Eliza, Mother Ref:

4282. Died: Jan-Mar 1896 at Bethnal Green aged 43. Mar: Apr-Jun 1881 at Bethnal Green to Hirons, Elizabeth 3073. Christened: 8 Apr 1855 at Shoreditch.

ELIZABETH. Ref: 250. Born Jan-Mar 1883 at Bethnal Green. Mother: Hirons, Elizabeth, Ref: 3073

WALTER ALBERT. Ref: 900. Born 16 Apr 1885 at Bethnal Green. Mother: Hirons, Elizabeth, Ref: 3073

HENRY JAMES. Ref: 488. Born Oct-Dec 1891 at Bethnal Green. Mother: Hirons, Elizabeth, Ref: 3073

ELIZA. Ref: 249. Born Apr-Jun 1893 at Bethnal Green. Mother: Hirons, Elizabeth, Ref: 3073

JANE. Ref: 570. Born Jul-Sep 1895 at Bethnal Green. Mother: Hirons, Elizabeth, Ref: 3073

GEORGE HOPWOOD COVENTON. Ref: 2728. Born: 1854- 1855 at Shoreditch. Father: William Cottman, Father Ref: 1878. Mother: Hopwood, Eliza, Mother

Ref: 4282. Died: Jul-Sep 1859 at West London aged 4. Christened: 8 Apr 1855 at Shoreditch.

GENERATION Four

ELIZABETH COVENTON. Ref: 250. Born: Jan-Mar 1883 at Bethnal Green. Father: Henry James, Father Ref: 487. Mother: Hirons, Elizabeth, Mother Ref:

3073. In 1901 Census shown as living with her mother & step-father Henry Fedder at Orange St, Bethnal Green employed as an envelope folder.

WALTER ALBERT COVENTON. Ref: 900. Born: 16 Apr 1885 at Bethnal Green. Father: Henry James, Father Ref: 487. Mother: Hirons, Elizabeth, Mother Ref:

3073. Died: Jan-Mar 1980 at Barnstaple aged 94. Mar: Oct-Dec 1915 at Hackney to Taylor, Ada 4457.

ALAN WALTER. Ref: 11. Born Apr-Jun 1919 at Hackney. Mother: Taylor, Ada, Ref: 4457

PHILIP R. Ref: 781. Born Jul-Sep 1926 at Hendon. Mother: Taylor, Ada, Ref: 4457


HENRY JAMES COVENTON. Ref: 488. Born: Oct-Dec 1891 at Bethnal Green. Father: Henry James, Father Ref: 487. Mother: Hirons, Elizabeth, Mother Ref:

3073. Died: Oct-Dec 1893 at Whitechapel aged 2. In 1901 Census living with mother & step-father, Henry Fedder at Orange St, Bethnal Green employed as

a Carman with London & North west Railways.

ELIZA COVENTON. Ref: 249. Born: Apr-Jun 1893 at Bethnal Green. Father: Henry James, Father Ref: 487. Mother: Hirons, Elizabeth, Mother Ref: 3073.

Died: Apr-Jun 1893 at Bethnal Green aged 0.

JANE COVENTON. Ref: 570. Born: Jul-Sep 1895 at Bethnal Green. Father: Henry James, Father Ref: 487. Mother: Hirons, Elizabeth, Mother Ref: 3073.

Died: Jul-Sep 1895 at Bethnal Green aged 0.

JOHN KINGSTON COVENTON. Ref: 1026. Born: Apr-Jun 1881 at Holborn. Father: John Walter, Father Ref: 1524. Mother: Phillips, Mary Ann, Mother Ref:

4963. Died: Jan-Mar 1940 at Chelsea aged 58. Mar: Jul-Sep 1928 at Bethnal Green to Brown, Eva Anna 4534.

MARY ELIZABETH COVENTON. Ref: 740. Born: Apr-Jun 1883 at Shoreditch. Father: John Walter, Father Ref: 1524. Mother: Phillips, Mary Ann, Mother Ref:

4963. Appears in 1901 Census living in Bethnal Green employed as a Fancy Stationery Packer

WALTER W COVENTON. Ref: 912. Born: Jul-Sep 1884 at Camberwell. Father: John Walter, Father Ref: 1524. Mother: Phillips, Mary Ann, Mother Ref: 4963.

Died: Apr-Jun 1929 at Lewisham aged 44. Appears in 1901 Census living in Bethnal Green employed as a Cabinet Maker Boy

GEORGE HOPWOOD COVENTON. Ref: 422. Born: Jul-Sep 1885 at Whitechapel. Father: John Walter, Father Ref: 1524. Mother: Phillips, Mary Ann, Mother

Ref: 4963. Died: Apr-Jun 1961 at Romford aged 75. Mar: Jan-Mar 1910 at Bethnal Green to Dixon, Bertha 4052. Christened: Apr 1887 at Bethnal Green.

LEONARD HOPWOOD CHARLES. Ref: 1170. Born 16 Apr 1908 at Bethnal Green. Mother: Dixon, Bertha, Ref: 4052

BERTHA IRIS M. Ref: 126. Born 1 May 1912 at Bethnal Green. Mother: Dixon, Bertha, Ref: 4052

REGINALD L C. Ref: 1204. Born 15 July 1921 at Bethnal Green. Mother: Dixon, Bertha, Ref: 4052

WILLIAM COTMAN COVENTON. Ref: 958. Born: Jul-Sep 1889 at Bethnal Green. Father: John Walter, Father Ref: 1524. Mother: Phillips, Mary Ann, Mother

Ref: 4963. Died: Oct-Dec 1893 at Bethnal Green aged 4.

GENERATION Five

LEONARD HOPWOOD CHARLES COVENTON. Ref: 1170. Born: 16 Apr 1908 at Bethnal Green. Father: George Hopwood, Father Ref: 422. Mother: Dixon,

Bertha, Mother Ref: 4052. Died: May 1991 at Fenland aged 83. Mar: Apr-Jun 1940 at Surrey SE to Gordon, Thelma Esme Flor 4619. Lived at 10 Creek Fen,

March, nr Peterborough PE15 0BU until his death.

BERTHA IRIS M COVENTON. Ref: 126. Born: 1 May 1912 at Bethnal Green. Father: George Hopwood, Father Ref: 422. Mother: Dixon, Bertha, Mother Ref:

4052. Died: Jan-Mar 1974 at Poplar aged 61. Mar: Jan-Mar 1940 at Bethnal Green to Elliott, Albert R .

REGINALD L C COVENTON. Ref: 1204. Born: 15 July 1921 at Bethnal Green. Father: George Hopwood, Father Ref: 422. Mother: Dixon, Bertha, Mother Ref:

4052. Died: May 1996 at Cardiff aged 74. Mar: Apr-Jun 1942 at Bethnal Green to Turner, Doris Lilian 4633.

LINDA C. Ref: 2191. Born Oct-Dec 1942 at Poplar. Mother: Turner, Doris Lilian, Ref: 4633

BARRY L. Ref: 1121. Born Apr-Jun 1946 at Poplar. Mother: Turner, Doris Lilian, Ref: 4633

BRADLEY H. Ref: 1411. Born Apr-Jun 1959 at Ilford. Mother: Turner, Doris Lilian, Ref: 4633

ALAN WALTER COVENTON. Ref: 11. Born: Apr-Jun 1919 at Hackney. Father: Walter Albert, Father Ref: 900. Mother: Taylor, Ada, Mother Ref: 4457. Died:

3 Aug 1945 at WW2, Singapore aged 26. Pilot Officer, No.200774, 215 Squadron, RAF. Killed in action (Index to War Deaths RAF 1939-45). Singapore

Memorial, Kranji, MR16, Column 448 Left 766 9s 1d to his father at Probate of will.

PHILIP R COVENTON. Ref: 781. Born: Jul-Sep 1926 at Hendon. Father: Walter Albert, Father Ref: 900. Mother: Taylor, Ada, Mother Ref: 4457. Died: Jan-

Mar 1941 at Hendon aged 14.


GENERATION Six

LINDA C COVENTON. Ref: 2191. Born: Oct-Dec 1942 at Poplar. Father: Reginald L C, Father Ref: 1204. Mother: Turner, Doris Lilian, Mother Ref: 4633.

Mar: Apr-Jun 1965 at East Ham to Wolfe, Robert S .

BARRY L COVENTON. Ref: 1121. Born: Apr-Jun 1946 at Poplar. Father: Reginald L C, Father Ref: 1204. Mother: Turner, Doris Lilian, Mother Ref: 4633.

Mar: Jul-Sep 1970 at Barking to Searle, Christine L 3963. Thought to haved in early 80s at 6 Belvedere Rd, London, E10 7NP. From tel. dir. Not in 1995 book.

In early 90s lived at 10 Palmerston Road, Rainham, Essex RM13 9LD.

GLENN LLOYD. Ref: 1643. Born Jan-Mar 1973 at Barking. Mother: Searle, Christine L, Ref: 3963

TARNYA LUCY. Ref: 1882. Born Oct-Dec 1975 at Barking. Mother: Searle, Christine L, Ref: 3963

CARL BARRY. Ref: 1909. Born Oct-Dec 1980 at Barking. Mother: Searle, Christine L, Ref: 3963

BRADLEY H COVENTON. Ref: 1411. Born: Apr-Jun 1959 at Ilford. Father: Reginald L C, Father Ref: 1204. Mother: Turner, Doris Lilian, Mother Ref: 4633.

GENERATION Seven

GLENN LLOYD COVENTON. Ref: 1643. Born: Jan-Mar 1973 at Barking. Father: Barry L, Father Ref: 1121. Mother: Searle, Christine L, Mother Ref: 3963. In

early 90s lived at 10 Palmerston Road, Rainham, Essex RM13 9LD.

TARNYA LUCY COVENTON. Ref: 1882. Born: Oct-Dec 1975 at Barking. Father: Barry L, Father Ref: 1121. Mother: Searle, Christine L, Mother Ref: 3963. In

early 90s lived at 10 Palmerston Road, Rainham, Essex RM13 9LD.

CARL BARRY COVENTON. Ref: 1909. Born: Oct-Dec 1980 at Barking. Father: Barry L, Father Ref: 1121. Mother: Searle, Christine L, Mother Ref: 3963. In

early 90s lived at 10 Palmerston Road, Rainham, Essex RM13 9LD.

GENERATION Spouses

Mary COVENTON. Ref: 4199. Born: around 1779 at London. Father: Cottman, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0. Mar: 18 Sep 1803 at Bethnal

Green to William 3090.

Eliza COVENTON. Ref: 4282. Born: 1814- 1815 at Stepney. Father: not known, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0. Mar: 15 Jul 1834 at Stepney

to William Cottman 1878. Appears in 1861 Census living at home with family aged 46 at 58 Wellington Road, Bethnall Green..

Eliza COVENTON. Ref: 4330. Born: around 1842 at U.K.. Father: Gutteridge, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0. Died: Jan-Mar 1900 at Islington

aged 58. Mar: 23 Oct 1865 at St Pancras, London to William Cottman 1688.

Susan COVENTON. Ref: 1808. Born: 1844- 1845 at Esher. Father: not known, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0. Died: Apr-Jun 1905 at

Camberwell aged 60. Mar: around 1873 at Lambeth to William Cottman 1688. Appears in 1901 Census living in Camberwell aged 55

Mary Ann COVINGTON. Ref: 4963. Born: 1854- 1855 at Peterborough. Father: Phillips, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0. Died: Oct-Dec 1903

at St Olave, Southwark aged 48. Mar: Oct-Dec 1880 at Whitechapel to John Walter 1524.

Elizabeth COVINGTON. Ref: 3073. Born: 1860- 1861 at Bethnal Green. Father: not known, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0. Mar: Apr-Jun

1881 at Bethnal Green to Henry James 487. 2nd Mar: Oct-Dec 1896 at Bethnal Green to Fedder, Henry .

Eva Anna COVENTON. Ref: 4534. Born: 24 Dec 1886 at London. Father: Brown, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0. Died: Jan-Mar 1980 at

Redbridge aged 93. Mar: Jul-Sep 1928 at Bethnal Green to John Kingston 1026.

Ada COVENTON. Ref: 4457. Born: 1888- 1889 at U.K.. Father: Taylor, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0. Died: Jan-Mar 1936 at Holborn aged

47. Mar: Oct-Dec 1915 at Hackney to Walter Albert 900.


Bertha COVENTON. Ref: 4052. Born: 8 Jan 1891 at Bethnal Green. Father: Dixon, Caroline, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0. Died: Apr-Jun

1975 at Bethnal Green aged 84. Mar: Jan-Mar 1910 at Bethnal Green to George Hopwood 422.

Thelma Esme Florence COVENTON. Ref: 4619. Born: 3 Jan 1900 at U.K.. Father: Gordon, Laurence Georg, Father Ref: 0. Mother: Walters, Florence Juliet,

Mother Ref: 0. Died: Apr-Jun 1980 at Surrey Mid E aged 80. Mar: Apr-Jun 1940 at Surrey SE to Leonard Hopwood Charles 1170. Had been previously

married to Leslie Acton Kingsford Butt and Sydney Robertson. May be the Thelma Coventon who travelled to New York aboard The Queen Mary between 3rd

& 8th Feb 19555 out of Southampton.

Doris Lilian COVENTON. Ref: 4633. Born: 25 Jun 1921 at U.K.. Father: Turner, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0. Died: Aug 1989 at Waltham

Forest aged 68. Mar: Apr-Jun 1942 at Bethnal Green to Reginald L C 1204.

Christine L COVENTON. Ref: 3963. Born: Oct-Dec 1950 at Wandsworth. Father: Searle, Father Ref: 0. Mother: Mesure, Mother Ref: 0. Mar: Jul-Sep 1970 at

Barking to Barry L 1121. In early 90s lived at 10 Palmerston Road, Rainham, Essex RM13 9LD.