Robert L.Y. Covey

M, #11043, b. 1 May 1808, d. 25 July 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*1 May 1808 Robert L.Y. Covey was born on 1 May 1808 "Robert Y. b. May 1, 1808."1 
Marriage* He married Emily Stebbins
Death*25 July 1845 Robert L.Y. Covey died on 25 July 1845 at age 37. 
Burial* He was buried at Prentice Cemetery. 
(MentionedIn) Will10 September 1845 He was 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-granduncle of David Lee Bassett
Granduncle of Mabel May Covey


Emily Stebbins
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.