Covington History Generations Report

  Descendents       GEORGE FRANKLIN COVINGTON. Ref:6016. Born: 12 Jan 1850 at Cherokee AL  Compiled 20/06/2019

  GENERATION   One

   GEORGE FRANKLIN COVINGTON. Ref: 6016. Born: 12 Jan 1850 at Cherokee AL. Father: not known, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0.  Died:

    25 Dec 1895 at Cherokee GA aged 45.  Mar: around 1880 at Georgia GA to Maples, Nancy Jane 17734.

      HENRY ELIGH. Ref: 7343. Born 15 Sep 1884 at Cherokee Co GA. Mother: Maples, Nancy Jane, Ref: 17734


  GENERATION   Two

   HENRY ELIGH COVINGTON. Ref: 7343. Born: 15 Sep 1884 at Cherokee Co GA. Father: George Franklin, Father Ref: 6016. Mother: Maples, Nancy Jane,

   Mother Ref: 17734.  Died: 9 Jun 1951 at Telfair GA aged 67.  Mar: around 1906 at Georgia GA to Byron, Ollie 11043. 2nd Mar: around 1918 at Georgia GA to

    Willis, Mary Lee 11044. Obituary reads: "Buried June 11, 1951 at Rockwell Church, Milan Ga. at 3:30pm. Rev. J.L. Carroll and Rev. Ward presided.

  

   Songs that were sung were Never Grow Old; Gather with the Saints at the River; When the Saints Go Marching In. They were sung by Mr. & Mrs. O.L. Boven

   and Mr & Mrs D. Hullett.

  

   Pallbearers were: Henry Dover, Preston Underwood, Eschol Davis, Roland Harrow, James Smith, Jack Willis.

  

   People that brought flowers were: Mr & Mrs H.G. Farmer and family, Luke Cravy and family, Faylers family, Mr & Mrs Earnest Paulk, Mr & Mrs David Lee

   Spires, Summerfield Assembly Church, P.C Harrell, Mr & Mrs H.E. Thomas, Mr & Mrs Wyler Harper."

  

   Info from Linda Lance daughter of Louise Covington (6017)

      WILLIAM HENRY. Ref: 6018. Born 30 Aug 1907 at Georgia GA. Mother: Byron, Ollie, Ref: 11043

      CORA LEE. Ref: 6019. Born 1 Aug 1909 at Georgia GA. Mother: Byron, Ollie, Ref: 11043

      GEORGE MURRAY. Ref: 7322. Born 15 Oct 1911 at Georgia GA. Mother: Byron, Ollie, Ref: 11043

      J C. Ref: 7357. Born 24 Mar 1914 at Georgia GA. Mother: Byron, Ollie, Ref: 11043

      OLIVER. Ref: 6835. Born 16 Sep 1916 at Georgia GA. Mother: Byron, Ollie, Ref: 11043

      MARION DEWEY. Ref: 7435. Born 1 Jul 1918 at Georgia GA. Mother: Willis, Mary Lee, Ref: 11044

      CHARLES ELMER. Ref: 6071. Born 26 Aug 1919 at Georgia GA. Mother: Willis, Mary Lee, Ref: 11044

      GLADYS VIOLA. Ref: 6075. Born 10 Mar 1921 at Georgia GA. Mother: Willis, Mary Lee, Ref: 11044

      LIZZIE JANE. Ref: 11036. Born 15 Apr 1923 at Georgia GA. Mother: Willis, Mary Lee, Ref: 11044

      LOUISE. Ref: 6017. Born 5 Sep 1924 at Telfair Co GA. Mother: Willis, Mary Lee, Ref: 11044

      LUTHER ELIGH. Ref: 7424. Born 25 Jul 1926 at Georgia GA. Mother: Willis, Mary Lee, Ref: 11044

      CLARA CHRISTINE. Ref: 11037. Born 12 Sep 1927 at Georgia GA. Mother: Willis, Mary Lee, Ref: 11044

      WILLIS MORRIS. Ref: 6078. Born 23 Aug 1928 at Georgia GA. Mother: Willis, Mary Lee, Ref: 11044

      RAYMOND ELLIS. Ref: 11038. Born 20 Oct 1932 at Georgia GA. Mother: Willis, Mary Lee, Ref: 11044

      NELLIE FRANCIS. Ref: 11039. Born 17 Jun 1937 at Georgia GA. Mother: Willis, Mary Lee, Ref: 11044

      BETTY JOYCE. Ref: 6076. Born 5 Jan 1940 at Georgia GA. Mother: Willis, Mary Lee, Ref: 11044

  GENERATION   Three

   WILLIAM HENRY COVINGTON. Ref: 6018. Born: 30 Aug 1907 at Georgia GA. Father: Henry Eligh, Father Ref: 7343. Mother: Byron, Ollie, Mother Ref:

   11043. Info from Linda Lance daughter of Louise Covington (6017)

   CORA LEE COVINGTON. Ref: 6019. Born: 1 Aug 1909 at Georgia GA. Father: Henry Eligh, Father Ref: 7343. Mother: Byron, Ollie, Mother Ref: 11043.   Mar:

   around 1931 at U.S.A to Farmer . Info from Linda Lance daughter of Louise Covington (6017)

   GEORGE MURRAY COVINGTON. Ref: 7322. Born: 15 Oct 1911 at Georgia GA. Father: Henry Eligh, Father Ref: 7343. Mother: Byron, Ollie, Mother Ref:

   11043.  Died: 6 Jul 1972 at Irwin GA aged 60. Info from Linda Lance daughter of Louise Covington (6017)


   J C COVINGTON. Ref: 7357. Born: 24 Mar 1914 at Georgia GA. Father: Henry Eligh, Father Ref: 7343. Mother: Byron, Ollie, Mother Ref: 11043.  Died: 18 Oct

    1953 at Georgia GA aged 39. Info from Linda Lance daughter of Louise Covington (6017)

      CALVIN JACKSON. Ref: 7245. Born during 1943 at U.S.A.. Mother: not known, Ref: 0

   OLIVER COVINGTON. Ref: 6835. Born: 16 Sep 1916 at Georgia GA. Father: Henry Eligh, Father Ref: 7343. Mother: Byron, Ollie, Mother Ref: 11043.  Died:

   29 May 1997 at Cochran GA aged 80. Information from Daily Times Obituary web listing. Info from Linda Lance daughter of Louise Covington (6017)

   MARION DEWEY COVINGTON. Ref: 7435. Born: 1 Jul 1918 at Georgia GA. Father: Henry Eligh, Father Ref: 7343. Mother: Willis, Mary Lee, Mother Ref:

   11044.  Died: 22 Jan 1980 at Muscogee GA aged 61. Info from Linda Lance daughter of Louise Covington (6017)

   CHARLES ELMER COVINGTON. Ref: 6071. Born: 26 Aug 1919 at Georgia GA. Father: Henry Eligh, Father Ref: 7343. Mother: Willis, Mary Lee, Mother Ref:

   11044.  Died: during 1969 at U.S.A aged 50.  Mar: around 1945 at U.S.A to name not known . Info from Linda Lance daughter of Louise Covington (6017)

      GEORGE ELMER. Ref: 17735. Born 9 Jan 1958 at U.S.A. Mother: not known, Ref: 0

   GLADYS VIOLA COVINGTON. Ref: 6075. Born: 10 Mar 1921 at Georgia GA. Father: Henry Eligh, Father Ref: 7343. Mother: Willis, Mary Lee, Mother Ref:

   11044.   Mar: around 1943 at U.S.A to Hullett Smith . Info from Linda Lance daughter of Louise Covington (6017)

   LIZZIE JANE COVINGTON. Ref: 11036. Born: 15 Apr 1923 at Georgia GA. Father: Henry Eligh, Father Ref: 7343. Mother: Willis, Mary Lee, Mother Ref:

   11044.   Mar: around 1945 at U.S.A to Spires Wotten . Info from Linda Lance daughter of Louise Covington (6017)

   LOUISE COVINGTON. Ref: 6017. Born: 5 Sep 1924 at Telfair Co GA. Father: Henry Eligh, Father Ref: 7343. Mother: Willis, Mary Lee, Mother Ref: 11044. 

   Died: 22 Jan 1995 at Columbus GA aged 71.  Mar: 5 Sep 1942 at Phenic City AL to Wesson, Hubert . Info from Linda Lance daughter of Louise Covington

   (6017) she was born 28 Oct 1948 at Ft Benning GA. Husband born 2 Feb 1918 at Alexander City AL died 19 Dec 1978 at Columbus GA

   LUTHER ELIGH COVINGTON. Ref: 7424. Born: 25 Jul 1926 at Georgia GA. Father: Henry Eligh, Father Ref: 7343. Mother: Willis, Mary Lee, Mother Ref:

   11044.  Died: 2 Sep 1981 at Ben Hill GA aged 55. Info from Linda Lance daughter of Louise Covington (6017)

   CLARA CHRISTINE COVINGTON. Ref: 11037. Born: 12 Sep 1927 at Georgia GA. Father: Henry Eligh, Father Ref: 7343. Mother: Willis, Mary Lee, Mother

   Ref: 11044.   Mar: around 1949 at U.S.A to Spires . Info from Linda Lance daughter of Louise Covington (6017)

   WILLIS MORRIS COVINGTON. Ref: 6078. Born: 23 Aug 1928 at Georgia GA. Father: Henry Eligh, Father Ref: 7343. Mother: Willis, Mary Lee, Mother Ref:

   11044.  Died: 1 Jun 1984 at Effingham GA aged 55. nfo from Linda Lance daughter of Louise Covington (6017)

   RAYMOND ELLIS COVINGTON. Ref: 11038. Born: 20 Oct 1932 at Georgia GA. Father: Henry Eligh, Father Ref: 7343. Mother: Willis, Mary Lee, Mother Ref:

   11044. Info from Linda Lance daughter of Louise Covington (6017)

   NELLIE FRANCIS COVINGTON. Ref: 11039. Born: 17 Jun 1937 at Georgia GA. Father: Henry Eligh, Father Ref: 7343. Mother: Willis, Mary Lee, Mother Ref:

   11044.   Mar: around 1959 at U.K. to Letlow Benefield Roquemor . Info from Linda Lance daughter of Louise Covington (6017)

   BETTY JOYCE COVINGTON. Ref: 6076. Born: 5 Jan 1940 at Georgia GA. Father: Henry Eligh, Father Ref: 7343. Mother: Willis, Mary Lee, Mother Ref:

   11044.   Mar: around 1962 at U.S.A to Horne Vance . Info from Linda Lance daughter of Louise Covington (6017)

  GENERATION   Four

   GEORGE ELMER COVINGTON. Ref: 17735. Born: 9 Jan 1958 at U.S.A. Father: Charles Elmer, Father Ref: 6071. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0.

   (gcovington@sc.rr.com)

   CALVIN JACKSON COVINGTON. Ref: 7245. Born: during 1943 at U.S.A.. Father: J C, Father Ref: 7357. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0.  Died: 15 Sep

   1987 at Irwin GA aged 44. Info from daughter Sonia Delane Covington (May 2004)

      Sonia. Ref: 14166. Born around 1967 at Georgia GA. Mother: not known, Ref: 0


  GENERATION   Five

   Sonia COVINGTON. Ref: 14166. Born: around 1967 at Georgia GA. Father: Calvin Jackson, Father Ref: 7245. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0.   Mar:

   around 1990 at U.S.A to Delane . Info sent May 2004. Sonia lives in Asheville NC (awaiting further info sweekley7@charter.net)

  GENERATION   Spouses

   Nancy Jane COVINGTON. Ref: 17734. Born: 26 Sep 1862 at Cherokee AL. Father: Maples, Eligh, Father Ref: 0. Mother: Cannon, Fishey, Mother Ref: 0.  

   Mar: around 1880 at Georgia GA to George Franklin 6016.

   Ollie COVINGTON. Ref: 11043. Born: around 1884 at Georgia GA. Father: Byron, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0.  Died: 17 Sep 1916 at

   Georgia GA aged 32.  Mar: around 1906 at Georgia GA to Henry Eligh 7343. Died during childbirth.

   Mary Lee W COVINGTON. Ref: 11044. Born: 12 Mar 1900 at Georgia GA. Father: Willis, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0.  Died: 23 Apr 1960

   at Georgia GA aged 60.  Mar: around 1918 at Georgia GA to Henry Eligh 7343.