Henry W Covert

1834–16 February 1886 (Age 52)
Willoughby, Lake, Ohio, United States

The Life of Henry W

When Henry W Covert was born in 1834, in Willoughby, Lake, Ohio, United States, his father, Isaiah Covert, was 26 and his mother, Martha Hunt, was 18. He married Rachel Ann Johnson on 30 June 1857, in Lake, Ohio, United States. He lived in Ohio, United States in 1870 and Willoughby, Welland, Ontario, Canada in 1886. He registered for military service in 1862. He died on 16 February 1886, in Maple Grove Cemetery, Willoughby Hills, Lake, Ohio, United States, at the age of 52, and was buried in Maple Grove Cemetery, Willoughby Hills, Lake, Ohio, United States.

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Henry W Covert
Rachel Ann Johnson
Marriage: 30 June 1857

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30 June 1857
Lake, Ohio, United States

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World Events (7)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 2

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

Age 2

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.
1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 26

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

Name Meaning

1 English: nickname for a reserved or secretive person, from Old French covert ‘guarded’, ‘crafty’.2 Americanized spelling of an unidentified Dutch or German name, perhaps Kofoed .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Henry W Covert, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Henry Covert, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Henry Covert in household of Isaiah Covert, "United States Census, 1850"

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