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Covert Name Meaning

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

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Cover, Coovert, Comer, Colvert, Robert, Cozart, Coven, Court, Coover

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Covert Family Origin

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Covert Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Covert. The most common Covert occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Covert's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Covert family was Carpenter.

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Covert Historical Records

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Covert Life Expectancy

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