Laura A Covey

1862–1929 (Age 67)
Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of Laura A

When Laura A Covey was born in 1862, in Missouri, United States, her father, William Grant Covey, was 22 and her mother, Phedelia Mclaughlin, was 18. She married Joseph Campbell in 1888, in Mercer, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Harrison Township, Mercer, Missouri, United States in 1900 and Ravanna, Mercer, Missouri, United States for about 10 years. She died in 1929, in Mercer, Missouri, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Goshen Cemetery, Harrison Township, Mercer, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Campbell
Laura A Covey
Marriage: 1888
Cara Campbell
Earl T Campbell
Earl George Campbell
Ethel Edna Campbell
Leland Burr Campbell
Marjorie Mary Campbell
Bessie Campbell

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World Events (8)

Age 1
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1865 · Slavery Abolished
Age 3
On January 11, 1865, slavery was abolished in Missouri.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
Age 19
Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: reduced form of MacCovey, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cobhthaigh ( see Coffey ).2 English (Surrey and West Sussex): unexplained.

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

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Sources (12)

  • Laura A Covey in household of William Covey, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Laura A Campbell in household of Joseph Campbell, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Laura Campell in household of Joseph Campell, "United States Census, 1910"

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