Covington History Generations Report

Descendents WILLIAM COVENTON. Ref:2733. Born: around 1781 at Devon Compiled 20/06/2019

GENERATION One

WILLIAM COVENTON. Ref: 2733. Born: around 1781 at Devon. Father: not known, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0. Mar: 15 Aug 1805 at

Woodbury, Devon to Henshaw, Mary 4206.

GEORGE WILLIAM HENSHAW. Ref: 2732. Born around 1806 at Devon. Mother: Henshaw, Mary, Ref: 4206

GENERATION Two

GEORGE WILLIAM HENSHAW COVENTON. Ref: 2732. Born: around 1806 at Devon. Father: William, Father Ref: 2733. Mother: Henshaw, Mary, Mother

Ref: 4206. Mar: around 1829 at U.K. to Caroline Martha 4264. Christened: 29 Aug 1823 at Bethnal Green.

GEORGE DAVID CHARLES. Ref: 408. Born 1829- 1830 at Stepney. Mother: Caroline Martha, Ref: 4264

GENERATION Three

GEORGE DAVID CHARLES COVINGTON. Ref: 408. Born: 1829- 1830 at Stepney. Father: George William Henshaw, Father Ref: 2732. Mother: Caroline

Martha, Mother Ref: 4264. Died: Jul-Sep 1899 at Bethnal Green aged 69. Mar: 28 Jul 1966 at Bethnal Green to Pain, Mary Ann 5074. 2nd Mar: Jan-Mar

1876 at Bethnal Green to Payne, Sarah Emily 1875. 3rd Mar: Jan-Mar 1887 at Bethnal Green to Jenkinson, Sarah 18134. Christened: 12 Jun 1832 at

Stepney St Dunst.

1851 Census record shows him living at home of Richard & Olivia Funge in Brentford where he is described as Son-in-law. However only other listed member

of the household is Mary Ann Funge aged 21 but she is shown as unmarried.

In 1891 Census living with wife, his 2 sons,& wife's daughter Mary Alice Jenkinson, aged 25 at Cambridge Rd, Hackney. He was employed as a Whitesmith.

GEORGE WILLIAM. Ref: 431. Born Jan-Mar 1859 at Bethnal Green. Mother: Pain, Mary Ann, Ref: 5074

CHARLES. Ref: 151. Born 1865- 1866 at London. Mother: Pain, Mary Ann, Ref: 5074

FREDERICK. Ref: 14317. Born Apr-Jun 1870 at Bethnal Green. Mother: Pain, Mary Ann, Ref: 5074

ELIZABETH. Ref: 660. Born Oct-Dec 1881 at Bethnal Green. Mother: Payne, Sarah Emily, Ref: 1875


GENERATION Four

GEORGE WILLIAM COVINGTON. Ref: 431. Born: Jan-Mar 1859 at Bethnal Green. Father: George David Charles, Father Ref: 408. Mother: Pain, Mary Ann,

Mother Ref: 5074. Died: Apr-Jun 1935 at Shoreditch aged 76. Mar: Jan-Mar 1886 at Shoreditch to Matthews, Alice Rebecca 5411. Registered in 1881

Wandsworth census as being a 22 year old Fishmonger's Assistant, boarding at 7 Providence Place, Red Lion St, Wandsworth. Appears in 1901 & 1911

Census living in Shoreditch employed as an Iron Safe Maker.

BEATRICE ALICE. Ref: 114. Born Oct-Dec 1886 at Hackney. Mother: Matthews, Alice Rebecca, Ref: 5411

CLARA ELIZABETH. Ref: 184. Born Jan-Mar 1889 at Hackney. Mother: Matthews, Alice Rebecca, Ref: 5411

WINIFRED AMY. Ref: 1004. Born Apr-Jun 1891 at Hackney. Mother: Matthews, Alice Rebecca, Ref: 5411

ALICE MAUD. Ref: 1207. Born Jul-Sep 1898 at Shoreditch. Mother: Matthews, Alice Rebecca, Ref: 5411

JESSIE ANNIE. Ref: 576. Born Apr-Jun 1900 at Hoxton. Mother: Matthews, Alice Rebecca, Ref: 5411

CHARLES COVINGTON. Ref: 151. Born: 1865- 1866 at London. Father: George David Charles, Father Ref: 408. Mother: Pain, Mary Ann, Mother Ref: 5074.

Died: Apr-Jun 1899 at Windsor aged 33.

FREDERICK COVINGTON. Ref: 14317. Born: Apr-Jun 1870 at Bethnal Green. Father: George David Charles, Father Ref: 408. Mother: Pain, Mary Ann,

Mother Ref: 5074. Died: Jan-Mar 1953 at Colchester aged 82. Mar: Apr-Jun 1897 at West Ham to Minchin, Annie Louisa 4420.

ELIZABETH COVINGTON. Ref: 660. Born: Oct-Dec 1881 at Bethnal Green. Father: George David Charles, Father Ref: 408. Mother: Payne, Sarah Emily,

Mother Ref: 1875.

GENERATION Five

BEATRICE ALICE COVINGTON. Ref: 114. Born: Oct-Dec 1886 at Hackney. Father: George William, Father Ref: 431. Mother: Matthews, Alice Rebecca,

Mother Ref: 5411. Christened Shoreditch St Leonard 21 Nov 1886. Appears in 1901 Census living in Shoreditch aged 14 employed as a Pattern Card Maker

CLARA ELIZABETH COVINGTON. Ref: 184. Born: Jan-Mar 1889 at Hackney. Father: George William, Father Ref: 431. Mother: Matthews, Alice Rebecca,

Mother Ref: 5411. Mar: Jul-Sep 1912 at Shoreditch to Knight, John Ross . Christened Shoreditch St Leonard 27 Jan 1889. Appears in 1901 Census living in

Shoreditch aged 12

WINIFRED AMY COVINGTON. Ref: 1004. Born: Apr-Jun 1891 at Hackney. Father: George William, Father Ref: 431. Mother: Matthews, Alice Rebecca,

Mother Ref: 5411. Christened Shoreditch St Leonard 26 Apr 1891. Appears in 1901 Census living in Shoreditch aged 10

ALICE MAUD COVINGTON. Ref: 1207. Born: Jul-Sep 1898 at Shoreditch. Father: George William, Father Ref: 431. Mother: Matthews, Alice Rebecca,

Mother Ref: 5411. Died: Apr-Jun 1899 at Shoreditch aged 0. Christened Shoreditch St Leonard 11 Sep 1898.

JESSIE ANNIE COVINGTON. Ref: 576. Born: Apr-Jun 1900 at Hoxton. Father: GeorgeWilliam, Father Ref: 431. Mother: Matthews, Alice Rebecca, Mother

Ref: 5411. Christened Shoreditch St Leonard 15 Apr 1900. Appears in 1901 Census living in Shoreditch aged 1

GENERATION Spouses

Mary COVENTON. Ref: 4206. Born: around 1781 at Woodbury, Devon. Father: Henshaw, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0. Mar: 15 Aug 1805

at Woodbury, Devon to William 2733.

Caroline Martha COVENTON. Ref: 4264. Born: around 1806 at U.K.. Father: not known, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0. Mar: around 1829

at U.K. to George William Henshaw 2732.


Sarah COVINGTON. Ref: 18134. Born: 1830- 1831 at Lincolnshire. Father: not known, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0. Mar: Jan-Mar 1887 at

Bethnal Green to George David Charles 408. Previously married to Jenkinson. Had a daughter who lived with her & new family in Hackney in 1891 name of

Mary Alice Jenkinson born 1865-6

Sarah Emily COVINGTON. Ref: 1875. Born: 1833- 1834 at U.K.. Father: Payne, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0. Died: Jan-Mar 1881 at

Bethnal Green aged 47. Mar: Jan-Mar 1876 at Bethnal Green to George David Charles 408. 1st wife.

Mary Ann COVINGTON. Ref: 5074. Born: during 1835 at London. Father: Pain, William, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0. Died: 1 Oct 1894 at

London aged 59. Mar: 28 Jul 1966 at Bethnal Green to George David Charles 408.

Alice Rebecca COVINGTON. Ref: 5411. Born: 1858- 1859 at Hackney. Father: Matthews, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0. Died: Apr-Jun

1925 at Shoreditch aged 66. Mar: Jan-Mar 1886 at Shoreditch to George William 431. Appears in 1901 Census living in Shoreditch aged 42

Annie Louisa COVINGTON. Ref: 4420. Born: 1873- 1874 at Islington. Father: Minchin, Alfred George, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0. Died:

18 Sep 1962 at Colchester aged 88. Mar: Apr-Jun 1892 at West Ham to Frederick 14317. Prior to her death lived at Heath Hospital, Tendring near Clacto-

on-Sea. She left 113 17s to James Hinchin, retired Clerk of Works..