Phebe Covey

F, #11029, b. 23 June 1785, d. before 1845
Father*William Covey Sr b. 18 Jun 1765, d. 19 Oct 1845
Mother*Esther Yarns b. 17 May 1767, d. 28 Mar 1811
Birth*23 June 1785 Phebe Covey was born on 23 June 1785 at Cambridge, Washington (then Albany) Co., New York, "Phebe b. June 23, 1785."1 
(Witness) Census1790August 1790 She is assumed to be one of the household of William Covey Sr in the 1790 census, Cambridge, Albany Co., New York, who has Willm (sic) Covey 1m 4f near Hope & James (currently Washington Co). 
(Witness) Census18001800 Phebe Covey is assumed to be one of the household of William Covey Sr in the 1800 census, pg 4 of 7, Butternuts, Otsego Co., New York, who has 1m0-10 (James) 1m10-16 (sic, s/b 0-10, William) 1m26-45 (William) 3f0-10 (Anna, Abigail, Betsy) 3f10-16 (Eunice, Hannah, Phebe) 1f16-45 (Esther)
probable brother Hope on pg 1 of 7 with 1m10-16, himself 26-45, 2f0-10, 1f10-16 and 1f26-45. 
Death*before 1845 Phebe Covey died before 1845 Death guess as not in father's will. 
(NOTmentionedIn) Will10 September 1845 She was NOT mentioned in the will of William Covey Sr on 10 September 1845 at Otsego Co., New York; his will was set aside as void 14 Feb 1846 (it was contradictory.) 
Relationships2nd great-grandaunt of David Lee Bassett
Grandaunt of Mabel May Covey
Last Edited26 Aug 2006


  1. [S972] Bible Record of Covey Family from NY State Library DAR Bible Records Volume 20. "copy of a leaf taken from the Bible of Anna Covey Smith, 6th child of William Covey", a certified copy is attached to DAR application of Harriet Silvey Donaldson #274027 Evd #972.