Coveney Family History
Coveney Name Meaning
English: habitational name from a place in Cambridgeshire named Coveney, from either the genitive case of Old English cofa ‘shelter’ (see Cove) or of a personal name Cofa (of uncertain origin) + Old English eg ‘island’. The surname is also established in Ireland.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press