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Margaret Ann Peale Covode
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Birth: Aug. 10, 1822
Shippensburg
Cumberland County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Apr. 24, 1898
Grand Rapids
Kent County
Michigan, USA

Margaret Ann Peale was the second wife of Congressman John Covode of Pennsylvania, whom she married on December 21, 1848. She was descended from the illustrious Peale family of American painters, which began with Charles Willson Peale (b. 1741 d. 1827). Margaret was the daughter of Jonathan Peale (b. 1798 d. 1858) and Hannah Thompson (b. 1800 d. 1874). She had four children who lived to adulthood, John Alexander, James Henry, Harry and Mary Emma Covode. Three children who died as infants are buried with their father in Pennsylvania. Her last years, as a widow, were spent living with daughter, Emma (Covode) Blair in Grand Rapids. 
 
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 Parents:
  Jonathan Peale (1798 - 1857)
  Hannah T. Peale (1801 - 1874)
 
 Spouse:
  John Covode (1808 - 1871)
 
 Children:
  John Covode (1851 - 1852)*
  John Alexander Covode (1853 - 1918)*
  Mary Covode (1855 - 1858)*
  Mary Emma Covode Blair (1864 - 1942)*
 
 Sibling:
  Mary Ann Peale Graham (1820 - 1895)*
  Margaret Ann Peale Covode (1822 - 1898)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakhill Cemetery
Grand Rapids
Kent County
Michigan, USA
Plot: Lot 89, Block L, Grave 1
 
Created by: Lewis Clark
Record added: Oct 14, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 60108264
Margaret Ann <i>Peale</i> Covode
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Margaret Ann <i>Peale</i> Covode
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Margaret Ann <i>Peale</i> Covode
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