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Where is the Covill family from?
You can see how Covill families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Covill family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Covill families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 20 Covill families living in New York. This was about 54% of all the recorded Covill's in USA. New York had the highest population of Covill families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Covill surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Covill. 18% of Covill men worked as a Laborer and 34% of Covill women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Covill were Carpenter and Maid. .