Covington, Baraga County

Transcription from the Michigan place names / Walter Romig, Sep. 15, 1888, regarding the Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company., Electronic reproduction of: Transcription from Michigan place names / Walter Romig, Sep. 15, 1888., Source: Place Names in Michigan Walter Romig  Covington, Baraga County: First settled in 1885 by French Canadians; when John Lyon became the first postmaster on October 17, 1895. he had it named for Covington, Ky., whence he had come in 1886.  He was succeeded in office by Richard J. Howes on October 23, 1901. Now a Finnish village.  DSS and A Stations - Covington WKallio
Abstract/Description: Transcription from the Michigan place names / Walter Romig, Sep. 15, 1888, regarding the Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company.
Subject(s): Railroads
Grosse Pointe (Mich.)
Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
Date Created: 1888-09-15