Martha A. Covey

February 1867–24 May 1947 (Age 80)
Lawrence, Indiana, United States

The Life Summary of Martha A.

When Martha A. Covey was born in February 1867, in Lawrence, Indiana, United States, her father, George Covey, was 31 and her mother, Catherine Deckard, was 26. She married Azariah L. Bartlett on 23 September 1886, in Lawrence, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. She lived in Pleasant Run Township, Lawrence, Indiana, United States for about 10 years and Heltonville, Pleasant Run Township, Lawrence, Indiana, United States in 1940. She died on 24 May 1947, at the age of 80.

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Azariah L. Bartlett
Martha A. Covey
Marriage: 23 September 1886
Stolar Carl Bartlett
Talmage DeWitt Bartlett
Berlin Bartlett

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  • Marriage
    23 September 1886Lawrence, Indiana, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1868 · Impeach the President!
    Age 1
    Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
    1868 · The Fourteenth Amendment
    Age 1
    As one of the Reconstruction Amendments, the Fourteenth Amendment addresses the rights and protections that all citizens of the United States have. The amendment also limits actions of state and local officials in all states.
    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
    Age 23
    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

    Name Meaning

    Irish: shortened form of MacCovey, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cobhthaigh (see Coffey ).English: unexplained. Covey is used of ‘pantry’ in the early modern period and covey ‘little chap’ (a diminutive of cove, Middle English cof ‘bold, eager, courageous’; see Cove ) in the early nineteenth century, but there is no evidence to confirm either as the source for the surname.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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    Sources (9)

    • Martha A Bartlett in household of Az L Bartlett, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Martha Covey in entry for Berlin Bartlett and Jenevia May, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"
    • Martha J Bartlett in household of Anarrah L Bartlett, "United States Census, 1900"

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