Surveyed by Woodford Sherrill and Jack Ingram
This Cemetery is in Rockingham Township. Go to Northam Cemetery on Northam Cemetery Rd., drive north and turn right on 
Entwistle St., which is the second road to the right.  Drive to the end of the paved road.  The cemetery is in the woods, on the right,  
close to an old abandoned house.  Sandra Elliott (2002)

Mrs. Hamer identifies this as H.H. Covington Cemetery. Location: This cemetery is 4 miles north of Rockingham, NC, 7/10 mi. off old 
Ellerbe-Rockingham road, 1 mi. off highway #220. (Leave #220 at Hick's Place, 3 miles from Rockingham, and go 3/10 mi. on old Ellerbe-
Rockingham dirt road, turn left (north) and go 7/10 mi to Old Entwistle place (1938)

The additional listings and remarks shown in RED are from the Historical Records Survey of North Carolina, 1937-1938 
by Mrs. Myrtle Porter Hamer.

Contact: Myrtle Bridges

Covington Tiresa Dawkins  4/18/1837	 2/12/1904  d/o Wyatt & Mary Watson Dawkins w/o Henry H. Covington
Covington Walter P.	8/2/1879 7/18/1886	s/o Henry H. & Tiresa Dawkins Covington.
Kelley Mary Jane Covington	8/28/1861  11/29/1885  d/o Henry H. & Tiresa Dawkins Covington w/o George T. Kelley

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