Laura A Covey

1862–1929 (Age 67)
Missouri, United States

The Life 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
1856–1944
Laura A Covey
1862–1929
Marriage: 1888
Cara Campbell
1881–
Earl T Campbell
1884–1930
Earl George Campbell
1884–1948
Ethel Edna Campbell
1889–1890
Leland Burr Campbell
1893–1973
Marjorie Mary Campbell
1897–1995
Bessie Campbell
1900–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1888
Mercer, Missouri, United States
children

(7)

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

    Female1862–1929Female

    Female1866–1953Female

    Female1868–1933Female

    Cora Alice Covey

    Female1868–1935Female

    Kittie Covey

    Female1870–1870Female

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1863

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 (3)

  • 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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