Community History – Covington

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Community History - Covington

Covington Facts:
Incorporated: 1815
Population: 40,640 (2010 Census), 40,961 (2020 Census)

Map 1877
Covington Biographies

Project Participants: St. Elizabeth Medical Center

Covington Neighborhoods:
Devou Park
West Covington
West End

See neighborhoods for maps and history overviews

Churches and Schools
Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption
Central Christian Church
Children’s Home of Northern Kentucky/ Covington Protestant Children’s Home
Covington Catholic High School
Covington High School
Covington Latin School
Epworth United Methodist Church (Union M.E. Church)
Fifth District Elementary School
First Baptist Church
First Baptist Church – Eastside
First Christian Church
First District School
First English Lutheran
First Presbyterian
Fourth Street Christian Church
Grace United Church of Christ (Grace Reformed Church)
Holmes Junior and Senior High School
Holy Cross Church and Schools
Ida Spence Methodist United Church
Immanuel Baptist Church (Third Baptist Church)
Immanuel Methodist Church
John G. Carlisle School
Lane Chapel C.M.E.
Latonia Baptist Church
Latonia Christian Church
Lewisburg Neighborhood Association
Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church
Madison Avenue Baptist Church
Madison Avenue Christian Church
Madison Avenue Presbyterian (Second Presbyterian Church)
Main Street Methodist
Mother of God Church (Mutter Gottes Kirche)
Ninth Street Baptist
Notre Dame Academy
Other Churches
Saint Aloysius Church and School
Saint Ann Church and School
Saint Augustine Church and School
Saint Benedict Church and School
Saint James African Methodist Episcopal Church
Saint John Catholic Church and School
Saint John Congregational Church (St. John German Evangelical Protestant)
Saint John Episcopal
Saint Joseph Church and School
Saint Joseph High School Graduates 1892-1924 and 1926
Saint Luke Methodist Church
Saint Patrick Church and School
Saint Paul United Church of Christ (St. Paul German Evangelical)
Saint Walburg Convent and Academy (Sisters of St. Benedict)
Scott Street M.E. South (First M.E. Church South)
Second District School
Seventh District Elementary School
Seventh Street Colored School
Shinkle Methodist Church
Sixth District School
Southside Baptist
St. Mark United Church of Christ (Evangelical)
Temple Israel
The Bethany Lutheran Church
Third District School
Thomas Edison Elementary (Fourth District School)
Trinity Episcopal
West Covington Public School
Western Baptist Theological Institute

1937 Flood Letter from Covington Resident
Annexation to Covington
Covington Centennial
Keefer Flourmill Fire 1885
Rich & Cooke Feed Store Fire 1885
World War I
World War II

City-County Building
Covington City Managers
Covington Mayors
Covington Population
Covington Postmasters
Goebel Park
Parkway Avenue Bridge
Population West Covington
Sixth Street Market House
Street Names
United States Courthouse and Post Office

Chinese Americans
Covington Turners
Elks, Covington Lodge No. 314
German Pioneer Society
Kelly-Furnish Veterans of World War II Post 7099
Knights of Columbus, Bishop Carrell Council 702
Lewisburg Smoking Club
Young Mens Christian Association
Young Mens Christian Association (Railroad)

Bavarian Brewery
Brew Works/Jillian’s
Craig Street Burial Ground
Devou Home and the Behringer-Crawford Museum
Donaldson Art Sign Company
Family Theater
Father Henry Hanses Park
Forest Hill Building Association
Garden of Hope
Glier’s Meats
Harbour House
Hathaway Hall
Hathaway Senior Citizens Apartments
Heidelburg Brewery
Hotels in the West End
Interstate 75
Linden Grove Cemetery
Main Strasse Village
Main Street Ferry
Monte Casino Monastery and Chapel
Papas Candy Company
Quarry Pointe and the War Memorial
Regenthal’s Garden
Rock Quarry and Prisoners Lake
Saint Elizabeth Medical Center (North Unit)
Sanford House
Western German Savings Bank

Montague Family and Cemetery

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