Covington History Generations Report

  Descendents of:   WILLIAM COVINGTON. Ref:924. Born: 1820- 1821 at Bygrave  Compiled 05/07/2012

  GENERATION One

   WILLIAM COVINGTON. Ref: 924. Born: 1820- 1821 at Bygrave. Father: not known, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0.  Died: Oct-Dec

   1899 at Hitchin aged 78.  Mar: Jan-Mar 1841 at Hitchin to Tasker, Ann 4298. Could be grandparent of Charles (154). Records Office shows death of

   Ann, his wife, on same record number as Charles.  In 1881 Census living at Orchard Road, Baldock, Herts employed as an Agricultural Labourer.

      GEORGE. Ref: 381. Born Apr-Jun 1842 at Baldock. Mother: Tasker, Ann, Ref: 4298

      JANE. Ref: 1788. Born Jan-Mar 1846 at Hitchin. Mother: Tasker, Ann, Ref: 4298

      ARTHUR. Ref: 82. Born Apr-Jun 1848 at Hitchin. Mother: Tasker, Ann, Ref: 4298

      AMOS. Ref: 70. Born Jul-Sep 1853 at Baldock. Mother: Tasker, Ann, Ref: 4298

      ABRAHAM. Ref: 16647. Born 2 Dec 1855 at Bygrave. Mother: Tasker, Ann, Ref: 4298

      ALFRED. Ref: 1854. Born 14 Jun 1857 at Hitchin. Mother: Tasker, Ann, Ref: 4298

  GENERATION Two

   GEORGE COVINGTON. Ref: 381. Born: Apr-Jun 1842 at Baldock. Father: William, Father Ref: 924. Mother: Tasker, Ann, Mother Ref: 4298.  Died:

   Jan-Mar 1905 at Greenwich aged 62.  Mar: Jan-Mar 1860 at Hitchin to name not known . 2nd Mar: Jul-Sep 1868 at Hitchin to Hide, Mary Ann

   14381. 1st wife either Mary Little or Ann Anderson (HRMO). Appears in 1881 Census living at Clarks Lane, Baldock, Hertford employed as a Carman.

      ANNE. Ref: 888. Born Jul-Sep 1866 at Hitchin. Mother: not known, Ref: 0

      EGBERT GEORGE. Ref: 247. Born Oct-Dec 1872 at Baldock. Mother: Hide, Mary Ann, Ref: 14381

      ELIZABETH B. Ref: 14328. Born 1875- 1876 at Baldock. Mother: Hide, Mary Ann, Ref: 14381

   JANE COVENTON. Ref: 1788. Born: Jan-Mar 1846 at Hitchin. Father: William, Father Ref: 924. Mother: Tasker, Ann, Mother Ref: 4298.  Died: Oct-

   Dec 1849 at Hitchin aged 3. Christened: 29 Mar 1846 at Baldock.

   ARTHUR COVINGTON. Ref: 82. Born: Apr-Jun 1848 at Hitchin. Father: William, Father Ref: 924. Mother: Tasker, Ann, Mother Ref: 4298.  Died: Jul-

   Sep 1917 at Hitchin aged 69.  Mar: Oct-Dec 1871 at Hitchin to name not known 0. 2nd Mar: Jan-Mar 1891 at Hitchin to Nash, Phoebe Eliza 5284.

   Christened in Baldock 24 Sep 1848. Father shown as William.

      CYRIL GEORGE. Ref: 195. Born Oct-Dec 1894 at Hitchin. Mother: Nash, Phoebe Eliza, Ref: 5284


 

   AMOS COVINGTON. Ref: 70. Born: Jul-Sep 1853 at Baldock. Father: William, Father Ref: 924. Mother: Tasker, Ann, Mother Ref: 4298.  Died: Jul-

   Sep 1925 at Southampton aged 72.  Mar: Apr-Jun 1878 at Biggleswade to Garner, Charlotte 4974. Christened: 20 Nov 1853 at Baldock. Appears in

   1881 Census living at Potton Road, Biggleswade employed as an Agricultural Labourer and in 1901 Census living in Biggleswade employed as a

      JOHN WILLIAM. Ref: 627. Born 1 Oct 1878 at Biggleswade. Mother: Garner, Charlotte, Ref: 4974

      FREDERICK GEORGE. Ref: 344. Born 31 Dec 1880 at Biggleswade. Mother: Garner, Charlotte, Ref: 4974

      KATE ALICE. Ref: 675. Born Jan-Mar 1883 at Baldock. Mother: Garner, Charlotte, Ref: 4974

      AGNES JESSE. Ref: 1100. Born Jan-Mar 1885 at Much Hadham. Mother: Garner, Charlotte, Ref: 4974

      ANNIE. Ref: 77. Born Jan-Mar 1887 at Biggleswade. Mother: Garner, Charlotte, Ref: 4974

      ALBERT EDWIN. Ref: 25. Born Apr-Jun 1889 at Biggleswade. Mother: Garner, Charlotte, Ref: 4974

      WINIFRED BEATRICE. Ref: 1005. Born Oct-Dec 1890 at Biggleswade. Mother: Garner, Charlotte, Ref: 4974

      LEONARD FRANK. Ref: 692. Born 27 Jun 1893 at Biggleswade. Mother: Garner, Charlotte, Ref: 4974

      BLANCH GERTRUDE M. Ref: 130. Born Jul-Sep 1898 at Biggleswade. Mother: Garner, Charlotte, Ref: 4974

   ABRAHAM COVENTON. Ref: 16647. Born: 2 Dec 1855 at Bygrave. Father: William, Father Ref: 924. Mother: Tasker, Ann, Mother Ref: 4298.  Died:

   Jan-Mar 1921 at Royston aged 65.  Mar: 11 Oct 1881 at Biggleswade to Presland, Mary Anne 4384. Christened: 2 Mar 1856 at Baldock. In 1881

   Census living at home with parents at Orchard Road, Baldock, Herts employed as an Insurance Agent. Appears in 1911 Census in Royston area.

   ALFRED COVINGTON. Ref: 1854. Born: 14 Jun 1857 at Hitchin. Father: William, Father Ref: 924. Mother: Tasker, Ann, Mother Ref: 4298.  Died:

   Jan-Mar 1858 at Hitchin aged 0. Christened: 2 Aug 1857 at Wesleyan Church, Baldock.

  GENERATION Three

   JOHN WILLIAM COVINGTON. Ref: 627. Born: 1 Oct 1878 at Biggleswade. Father: Amos, Father Ref: 70. Mother: Garner, Charlotte, Mother Ref:

   4974.  Died: Jul-Sep 1949 at Bedford aged 70.  Mar: Oct-Dec 1904 at Peterborough to Quemby, Martha 4421. 2nd Mar: Oct-Dec 1919 at

   Biggleswade to Smith, Elizabeth 4908. Christened: 10 Nov 1878 at Biggleswade. Appears in 1901 Census living in Sawtry, Hunts employed as a

   Railway Labourer. Appears in 1911 Census living in Peterborough.

      FRANCIS WILFRED MAY. Ref: 1239. Born Apr-Jun 1906 at Peterborough. Mother: Quemby, Martha, Ref: 4421

      IVY G. Ref: 528. Born Jan-Mar 1912 at Peterborough. Mother: Quemby, Martha, Ref: 4421

      HAROLD. Ref: 452. Born 25 Mar 1913 at Peterborough. Mother: Quemby, Martha, Ref: 4421

   FREDERICK GEORGE COVINGTON. Ref: 344. Born: 31 Dec 1880 at Biggleswade. Father: Amos, Father Ref: 70. Mother: Garner, Charlotte, Mother

   Ref: 4974.  Died: Jan-Mar 1963 at Biggleswade aged 82.  Mar: Jul-Sep 1903 at Biggleswade to Harradine, Annie 4419. Christened: 23 Feb 1881 at

   Biggleswade. Appears in 1901 Census living in Biggleswade employed as Agricultural Labourer.

      RUBY MAY. Ref: 2037. Born 29 Aug 1904 at Biggleswade. Mother: Harradine, Annie, Ref: 4419

      FREDA IRENE. Ref: 2070. Born 12 Apr 1908 at Biggleswade. Mother: Harradine, Annie, Ref: 4419

   KATE ALICE COVINGTON. Ref: 675. Born: Jan-Mar 1883 at Baldock. Father: Amos, Father Ref: 70. Mother: Garner, Charlotte, Mother Ref: 4974.

   AGNES JESSE COVINGTON. Ref: 1100. Born: Jan-Mar 1885 at Much Hadham. Father: Amos, Father Ref: 70. Mother: Garner, Charlotte, Mother

   ANNIE COVINGTON. Ref: 77. Born: Jan-Mar 1887 at Biggleswade. Father: Amos, Father Ref: 70. Mother: Garner, Charlotte, Mother Ref: 4974. 

   Died: Jan-Mar 1887 at Biggleswade aged 0.

   ALBERT EDWIN COVINGTON. Ref: 25. Born: Apr-Jun 1889 at Biggleswade. Father: Amos, Father Ref: 70. Mother: Garner, Charlotte, Mother Ref:

   4974.  Died: 2 Mar 1967 at Bedford aged 78.  Mar: 7 May 1910 at Biggleswade to Milton, Gertrude 4431. Appears in 1901 Census living in

   Biggleswade employed as an Agricultural Labourer

      HERBERT ALBERT. Ref: 502. Born 14 Nov 1910 at Biggleswade. Mother: Milton, Gertrude, Ref: 4431


 

   WINIFRED BEATRICE COVINGTON. Ref: 1005. Born: Oct-Dec 1890 at Biggleswade. Father: Amos, Father Ref: 70. Mother: Garner, Charlotte,

   Mother Ref: 4974.  Died: Apr-Jun 1891 at Biggleswade aged 0.

   LEONARD FRANK COVINGTON. Ref: 692. Born: 27 Jun 1893 at Biggleswade. Father: Amos, Father Ref: 70. Mother: Garner, Charlotte, Mother Ref:

    4974.  Died: Apr-Jun 1977 at Lambeth aged 83.  Mar: Apr-Jun 1920 at Rotherham to Whitmore, Nellie 4494. Appears in 1901 Census living in

      KENNETH C. Ref: 1206. Born Jul-Sep 1921 at Rotherham. Mother: Whitmore, Nellie, Ref: 4494

      KATHLEEN M. Ref: 2232. Born Jan-Mar 1935 at Wandsworth. Mother: Whitmore, Nellie, Ref: 4494

   BLANCH GERTRUDE M COVINGTON. Ref: 130. Born: Jul-Sep 1898 at Biggleswade. Father: Amos, Father Ref: 70. Mother: Garner, Charlotte,

   Mother Ref: 4974.   Mar: around 1922 at U.K. to Rollins, Harold . Appears in 1901 Census living in Biggleswade

   CYRIL GEORGE COVINGTON. Ref: 195. Born: Oct-Dec 1894 at Hitchin. Father: Arthur, Father Ref: 82. Mother: Nash, Phoebe Eliza, Mother Ref:

   5284.  Died: Jul-Sep 1895 at Hitchin aged 0.

   ANNE COVINGTON. Ref: 888. Born: Jul-Sep 1866 at Hitchin. Father: George, Father Ref: 381. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0.

   EGBERT GEORGE COVINGTON. Ref: 247. Born: Oct-Dec 1872 at Baldock. Father: George, Father Ref: 381. Mother: Hide, Mary Ann, Mother Ref:

   14381.  Died: Oct-Dec 1950 at Luton aged 78.  Mar: Oct-Dec 1905 at Hitchin to Malein, Marion Sell 5357. 2nd Mar: Jul-Sep 1908 at Woodbridge to

    Cook, Edith Mary 5375. Shown in 1881 Census living with parents but name given as Herbert George (?). Appears in 1901 Census employed as a

   Grocers Assistant.  Appears in 1911 Census living in Hitchin, then as Grocer at 76a Biscot Road, Luton in 1931 Census.

   ELIZABETH B COVINGTON. Ref: 14328. Born: 1875- 1876 at Baldock. Father: George, Father Ref: 381. Mother: Hide, Mary Ann, Mother Ref:

   14381. Appears in 1901 Census aged 25 employed as a Housemaid Domestic but name shown as Bertha Covington.

  GENERATION Four

   HERBERT ALBERT COVINGTON. Ref: 502. Born: 14 Nov 1910 at Biggleswade. Father: Albert Edwin, Father Ref: 25. Mother: Milton, Gertrude,

   Mother Ref: 4431.  Died: 11 Apr 1974 at Bedford aged 63.  Mar: Jan-Mar 1936 at Biggleswade to Mallery, Frances Mary 4587.

      GARY JOHN. Ref: 1040. Born 18 Dec 1944 at Biggleswade. Mother: Mallery, Frances Mary, Ref: 4587

   RUBY MAY COVINGTON. Ref: 2037. Born: 29 Aug 1904 at Biggleswade. Father: Frederick George, Father Ref: 344. Mother: Harradine, Annie,

   Mother Ref: 4419.   Mar: around 1928 at U.K. to Course, Albert J .

   FREDA IRENE COVINGTON. Ref: 2070. Born: 12 Apr 1908 at Biggleswade. Father: Frederick George, Father Ref: 344. Mother: Harradine, Annie,

   Mother Ref: 4419.   Mar: around 1932 at U.K. to Clark . Christened: 24 May 1908 at Biggleswade.

   FRANCIS WILFRED MAY COVINGTON. Ref: 1239. Born: Apr-Jun 1906 at Peterborough. Father: John William, Father Ref: 627. Mother: Quemby,

   Martha, Mother Ref: 4421.

   IVY G COVINGTON. Ref: 528. Born: Jan-Mar 1912 at Peterborough. Father: John William, Father Ref: 627. Mother: Quemby, Martha, Mother Ref:

   4421.  Died: Jan-Mar 1912 at Peterborough aged 0.

   HAROLD COVINGTON. Ref: 452. Born: 25 Mar 1913 at Peterborough. Father: John William, Father Ref: 627. Mother: Quemby, Martha, Mother Ref:

    4421.  Died: Oct-Dec 1989 at Bedford aged 76.  Mar: Oct-Dec 1934 at Biggleswade to Clark, Joyce 4569. Previously lived at 6 Edward Rd,

   Biggleswade, Bedfordshire, SG18 0DT.

      DAPHNE J. Ref: 2174. Born Jan-Mar 1935 at Biggleswade. Mother: Clark, Joyce, Ref: 4569

      PETER H. Ref: 778. Born Jan-Mar 1937 at Biggleswade. Mother: Clark, Joyce, Ref: 4569

   KENNETH C COVINGTON. Ref: 1206. Born: Jul-Sep 1921 at Rotherham. Father: Leonard Frank, Father Ref: 692. Mother: Whitmore, Nellie, Mother

   Ref: 4494.

   KATHLEEN M COVINGTON. Ref: 2232. Born: Jan-Mar 1935 at Wandsworth. Father: Leonard Frank, Father Ref: 692. Mother: Whitmore, Nellie,

   Mother Ref: 4494.   Mar: Jul-Sep 1960 at Wandsworth to Patton, Dennis P A .


 

  GENERATION Five

   DAPHNE J COVINGTON. Ref: 2174. Born: Jan-Mar 1935 at Biggleswade. Father: Harold, Father Ref: 452. Mother: Clark, Joyce, Mother Ref: 4569.

   PETER H COVINGTON. Ref: 778. Born: Jan-Mar 1937 at Biggleswade. Father: Harold, Father Ref: 452. Mother: Clark, Joyce, Mother Ref: 4569. 

   Died: Jan-Mar 1937 at Biggleswade aged 0.

   GARY JOHN COVINGTON. Ref: 1040. Born: 18 Dec 1944 at Biggleswade. Father: Herbert Albert, Father Ref: 502. Mother: Mallery, Frances Mary,

   Mother Ref: 4587.   Mar: Jul-Sep 1969 at Biggleswade to Wilson, Barbara Rose 4793. Born at Biggleswade Work House, which was used as a

   maternity hospital during the war. Educated at Biggleswade CVP School 1949-1956, Stratton Grammar School, Biggleswade 1969-1975 (Head Boy

   1962-63) and University College London 1963-1966, 2nd Class Honours in Chemistry. Was Research Assistant at Riker Laboratories, Welwyn Garden

   City 1966-68, Assistant Chief Chemist (Analytical) at Mentmore Manufacturing Co, Stevenage (Platignum) 1968-1974, then Chief Chemist at

   Sherman Chemicals Ltd, Sandy 1974-1983. Is now Managing Director and Co-founder of GeeJay Chemicals, Sandy.

  

   After marriage they lived at 7 Wilsheres Road, Biggleswade until 1975 when they moved to 49 The Baulk, Biggleswade SG18 0PX. Living  in 90s at

    2a High Street, Dunton, Biggleswade, Bedfordshire SG18 8RN, tel 01767-314467.

      RUSSELL. Ref: 1530. Born 5 Apr 1970 at Biggleswade. Mother: Wilson, Barbara Rose, Ref: 4793

      ASHLEY. Ref: 2410. Born 20 Nov 1974 at Biggleswade. Mother: Wilson, Barbara Rose, Ref: 4793

      TIMOTHY. Ref: 1937. Born 11 Aug 1978 at Biggleswade. Mother: Wilson, Barbara Rose, Ref: 4793

  GENERATION Six

   RUSSELL COVINGTON. Ref: 1530. Born: 5 Apr 1970 at Biggleswade. Father: Gary John, Father Ref: 1040. Mother: Wilson, Barbara Rose, Mother

   Ref: 4793. In 90s lived at 2a High Street, Dunton, Biggleswade, Bedfordshire SG18 8RN, tel 01767-314467. No of current directorships & company

   secretarials held: 1

   ASHLEY COVINGTON. Ref: 2410. Born: 20 Nov 1974 at Biggleswade. Father: Gary John, Father Ref: 1040. Mother: Wilson, Barbara Rose, Mother

   Ref: 4793. Living with parents in 90s at 2a High Street, Dunton, Biggleswade, Bedfordshire SG18 8RN, tel 01767-314467.

   "Sunday 3rd September 2000 - Questionnaire on Radio Warwick 1251 AM Website"

   Name: Ash Covington, Age: 24

   Position in the Station: Great DJ No Really

   Course: Maths Research

   Musical Tastes: Indie

   Other Interests: I Used to be in a crap band (and I have the songs to prove it)

   Have you passed a RaW audition? yes

   Can you use a jackfield? Yes (Badly!)

   Favourite Station (apart from RaW): Radio 1

   Drink of Choice: Alcohol

   Why did you join RaW? Because My Housemate (Andy Codd - Ex Cheif Engineer) Did

   What do you actually do at RaW? Hang Around

   Best Memory of RaW: Being Drunk (that's all I can remember)

   Best Contribution to RaW: Getting George and Sarah to do all the cataloging (This was 1996). Creating the Banana for Top Banana.

   Why shouldn't we kill you? Because I'm old and I will die anyway

   TIMOTHY COVINGTON. Ref: 1937. Born: 11 Aug 1978 at Biggleswade. Father: Gary John, Father Ref: 1040. Mother: Wilson, Barbara Rose, Mother

    Ref: 4793. Living with parents in 90s at 2a High Street, Dunton, Biggleswade, Bedfordshire SG18 8RN, tel 01767-314467.


 

  GENERATION Spouses

   Ann COVINGTON. Ref: 4298. Born: 1817- 1818 at Bygrave. Father: Tasker, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0.  Died: Apr-Jun 1885 at

   Hitchin aged 67.  Mar: Jan-Mar 1841 at Hitchin to William 924.

   Mary Ann COVINGTON. Ref: 14381. Born: 1843- 1844 at Baldock. Father: Hide, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0.   Mar: Jul-Sep

   1868 at Hitchin to George 381. Appears in 1911 Census living in Hitchin aged 67.

   Mary Anne COVENTON. Ref: 4384. Born: 1853- 1854 at Biggleswade. Father: Presland, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0.   Mar: 11

   Oct 1881 at Biggleswade to Abraham 16647.

   Charlotte COVINGTON. Ref: 4974. Born: 1854- 1855 at Caldecote. Father: Garner, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0.  Died: Apr-Jun

   1923 at Biggleswade aged 68.  Mar: Apr-Jun 1878 at Biggleswade to Amos 70. Appears in 1901 Census living in Biggleswade

   Marion Sell COVINGTON. Ref: 5357. Born: 1865- 1866 at U.K.. Father: Malein, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0.  Died: Jul-Sep

   1906 at Hitchin aged 40.  Mar: Oct-Dec 1905 at Hitchin to Egbert George 247.

   Phoebe Eliza COVINGTON. Ref: 5284. Born: around 1868 at U.K.. Father: Nash, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0.   Mar: Jan-Mar

   1891 at Hitchin to Arthur 82.

   Edith Mary COVINGTON. Ref: 5375. Born: 1877- 1878 at U.K.. Father: Cook, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0.  Died: Jan-Mar 1961

   at Luton aged 83.

   Martha COVINGTON. Ref: 4421. Born: 1884- 1878 at U.K.. Father: Quemby, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0.   Mar: Oct-Dec 1904

   at Peterborough to John William 627. 1st wife.

   Annie COVINGTON. Ref: 4419. Born: 1881- 1882 at Biggleswade. Father: Harradine, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0.  Died: Oct-

   Dec 1966 at Bedford aged 84.  Mar: Jul-Sep 1903 at Biggleswade to Frederick George 344.

   Elizabeth COVINGTON. Ref: 4908. Born: 1886- 1887 at U.K.. Father: Smith, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0.  Died: Apr-Jun 1951

   at Biggleswade aged 64.  Mar: Oct-Dec 1919 at Biggleswade to John William 627. 2nd wife.

   Gertrude COVINGTON. Ref: 4431. Born: 26 Jul 1888 at Biggleswade. Father: Milton, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0.  Died: 7 Jul

   1952 at Biggleswade aged 63.  Mar: 7 May 1910 at Biggleswade to Albert Edwin 25.

   Nellie COVINGTON. Ref: 4494. Born: around 1893 at U.K.. Father: Whitmore, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0.   Mar: Apr-Jun 1920

   at Rotherham to Leonard Frank 692.

   Frances Mary COVINGTON. Ref: 4587. Born: 17 Jul 1912 at U.K.. Father: Mallery, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0.  Died: Mar 1998

   at Hitchin aged 85.  Mar: Jan-Mar 1936 at Biggleswade to Herbert Albert 502. In 90s lived at 4 Copelands, Biggleswade, Bedfordshire SG18 0PR.

   Joyce COVINGTON. Ref: 4569. Born: 1 Feb 1914 at U.K.. Father: Clark, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0.  Died: Jan-Mar 1983 at

   Biggleswade aged 69.  Mar: Oct-Dec 1934 at Biggleswade to Harold 452.

   Barbara Rose COVINGTON. Ref: 4793. Born: 18 Jul 1948 at U.K.. Father: Wilson, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0.   Mar: Jul-Sep

   1969 at Biggleswade to Gary John 1040. Living  in 90s at 2a High Street, Dunton, Biggleswade, Bedfordshire SG18 8RN, tel 01767-314467. No of

   current directorships & company secretarials held: 2