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Joseph Conover (Covenhoven)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Franklin, Warren County, Ohio, United States
Death: Died in Franklin, Warren County, Ohio, United States
Place of Burial: Warren, Ohio, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Peter Covenhoven and Sophia Du Bois
Husband of Catherine Conover (Covenhoven)
Father of William H. Conover; Charles Conover; George W. Conover; Dickey Blackman Conover; Richard Conover and 2 others
Brother of Eleanor Conover; Benjamin Dubois Conover; Phebe Denise Conover; Hannah Baird; Sophia Conover and 3 others

Occupation: blacksmith, farmer
Managed by: Hatte Anne Blejer
Last Updated:

About Joseph Conover

  • Name: Joseph Conover
  • Gender: Male
  • Birth Date: 10 Mar 1821
  • Birth Place: New Jersey
  • Father's Name: Peter Conover
  • Mother's name: Sophia D Conover
  • FHL Film Number: 1531265

"JOSEPH CONOVER, deceased, was born in Franklin Township March 10, 1821; he was a son of Peter and Sophia Conover, who came to this county in 1819. Mr. Conover lived on a farm until 18 years of age, when he learned the blacksmith trade, which he followed till 1853. He was married, Dec. 29, 1847, to Catharine, daughter of William, and Ann Barkalow, born in Butler County Oct. 28, 1824. Of their nine children, four are living, viz., Charles P., George W., Frank M. and Marietta. Mr. Conover followed the avocation of farming up to his death, which occurred March 20, 1880. He was for many years a member of the Presbyterian Church; politically, he was a Republican. He served as Marshal of Germantown one term while he lived there."

Source Information

The History of Warren County Ohio Part V. Biographical Sketches Franklin Township. Chicago, IL: W. H. Beers Co, 1882; reprint, Mt. Vernon, N: Windmill Publications, 1992

Ancestry.com. New Jersey, Births and Christenings Index, 1660-1931 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011. Original data:

"New Jersey Births and Christenings, 1660-1931." Index. FamilySearch, Salt Lake City, Utah, 2009, 2010. Index entries derived from digital copies of original and compiled records.

Description: This database is an index extracted from more than 2.3 million birth, baptism, and christening records from New Jersey.

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Joseph Conover's Timeline

1821
March 10, 1821
Franklin, Warren County, Ohio, United States
1847
December 29, 1847
Age 26
1848
December 6, 1848
Age 27
1851
1851
Age 29
1858
1858
Age 36
1860
February 20, 1860
Age 38
May 1860
Age 39
1866
1866
Age 44
1869
1869
Age 47
1880
March 6, 1880
Age 58
Franklin, Warren County, Ohio, United States