- Birth Date
- 20 August 1815
- Death Date
- 2 June 1902
Robert Dockery Covington
His travel to Utah in 1847 is confirmed by the obituary of his daughter Emily.
- Age at Departure: 31
- Head of Household
- Covington, Robert D., Autobiographical sketch, in St. George Stake, High Priest Quorum Genealogical Records, 1872-1906, reel 6039, 160, in Record of Members Collection 1836-1970.
- Edward Hunter and Jacob Foutz letter to Brigham Young in Historical Department journal history of the Church, 1830-2008, 17 August 1847, 5-6.
- "Emily Jane Far to be Buried Today," Ogden Standard Examiner, 6 March 1921, 13.
- Find a Grave (Website)
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 21 June 1847, 26.
- Missionary Department Missionary Registers, 1860-1959, Volume 1.
- Nauvoo Community Project
- Utah, Territorial Militia Records, 1849-1877.
- Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database.