Coveney Family History
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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
Similar surnames: Coventry, Corney, Courtney, Coven, Cheney, Gosney, Overly, Ovens