From NKAA, Notable Kentucky African Americans Database (main entry)

Covell, Henry

(born: 1850) 

Henry Covell is listed in the 1880 U.S. Federal Census as a horse jockey in Boston, MA. Born around 1850 in Kentucky, Covell was the husband of Helen Covell, a laundrywoman who was born in Massachusetts.

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“Covell, Henry,” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed August 23, 2019,

Last modified: 2017-09-27 21:29:28