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Compiled by: 

Jon K. Holcombe

47206 Oak Place

Wellesley Island NY 13640-3129

315-482-9218

holcombe1@gisco.net

Designed by: 

Jenifer (Holcombe) Soykan

 

 

Third Generation  

8.     Samuel HOLCOMBE (5.John2, 1.John1) b. 1711, Lambertville, Hunterdon County NJ,[i] ref: B-4-2, m. 1738,[ii] Eleanor BARBER , also known as: Eleanor BARKER b. abt    1704,[iii] (daughter of Samuel BARBER and _____ HEATHCOATE ) d. Jun  2 1793, prob Hunterdon NJ.  Samuel died Aug 26 1769.

                          Children:

        +  21.    i      John b. Feb 16 1739.

        +  22.    ii     Jacob b. Dec  7 1741.

        +  23.    iii    Phebe b. Oct 21 1743.

        +  24.    iv    Samuel b. Mar 17 1745.

        +  25.    v     George N. b. Apr  9 1747.

        +  26.    vi    Elijah b. Sep 29 1750.

        +  27.    vii   Richard b. Dec 30 1752.

        +  28.    viii   Thomas b. Nov 19 1754.

        +  29.    ix    Elizabeth b. Oct 14 1756.

 

9.     Grace HOLCOMBE (5.John2, 1.John1) b. aft 1711, Lambertville, Hunterdon County NJ, ref: B-4-3, m. Philip CALVIN ,  (last name possibly Colvin).[iv]

                          Children:

        +  30.    i      Sarah b. Feb  1 1739.

 

11.   Julia Ann HOLCOMBE also known as: Julian (5.John2, 1.John1) b. bef 1726, Lambertville, Hunterdon County NJ, ref: B-4-5, m. Daniel HOWELL III. , b. Amwell Twp, Hunderton County NJ, (son of Daniel HOWELL and Elsie READING ) d. 1790, Amwell Twp, Hunderton County NJ.  Julia died aft 1743.

                          Children:

            31.    i      John HOWELL b. Aug  8 1721, Amwell Twp, Hunterdon County NJ, ref: B-4-5-1, d. aft Apr 14 1804.

            32.    ii     Daniel HOWELL IV. b. Amwell Twp, Hunterdon County NJ, ref: B-4-5-2, d. aft May 28 1791.

        +  33.    iii    Reading b. 1743.

 

12.   Richard HOLCOMBE (5.John2, 1.John1) b. Mar 10 1726, ref: B-4-6, m. (1) Apr 16 1750, in Buckingham Meeting, Bucks County PA,[v] Mary HARVEY , also known as: Mary HOVEY (daughter of Thomas HARVEY and Tamer ______ ) m. (2) Aug  5 1766, in Kingwood Friends Mtg, Hunterdon Co NJ,[vi]  Other date of 6-19-1766 prob intentions, Ann ATKINSON , also known as: Anne b. Aug 14 1729, (daughter of Thomas ATKINSON and Hannah DODDRIDGE ). Richard died Dec    1783.

                          Children by Mary HARVEY:

        +  34.    i      Sarah b. 1751.

                          Children by Ann ATKINSON:

        +  35.    ii     Mary T. b. Feb 29 1767.

        +  36.    iii    John b. Nov 30 1768.

 

13.   Mary HOLCOMBE (6.Jacob2, 1.John1) b. Feb 29 1719,[vii] ref: B-5-4, m. Apr  4 1749,[viii] Jacob WALTON , b. abt    1717, Buckingham Twp, Bucks Co PA, (son of Issac WALTON and Mary PARRY ) d. Oct  7 1776, "of Buckingham twp",[ix]  Walton Gen, #94 p. 26, 54-55.  Mary died Dec 31 1806.

                          Children:

        +  37.    i      Jacob b. Aug  6 1751.

            38.    ii     Jesse Walker WALTON b. Mar  8 1754,  Walton Gen, #257 pp. 55, 116.

            39.    iii    Ann WALTON b. Aug  6 1755, d. prob by 1799,  Walton Gen, #258 p. 55.

            40.    iv    Isaac WALTON b. Dec 17 1756, d. by 1824,  Walton Gen, #259 pp. 55, 116.

        +  41.    v     Rachel b. Apr 14 1758.

        +  42.    vi    William Walker b. Sep 27 1759.

            43.    vii   Joseph Walker WALTON b. Dec 11 1761, m. abt 1794, Mary _____ , b. abt    1765, d. May 30 1862, Ohio.  Joseph died aft 1799,  Walton Gen, #262 pp. 55, 117.

        +  44.    viii   Amos b. Apr  1 1763.

 

15.   Rebecca HOLCOMBE also known as: Rebekah (6.Jacob2, 1.John1) ref: B-5-3;  297, m. Feb 19 1743/44, in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA,[x] John Garrigues , b. ABT. 1714, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA,[xi] (son of Matthieu Garrigues and Susanne Rochet ) ref: 296, d. AB. 28 JUL 1798, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA,[xii] buried: 28 Jul 1798, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA,[xiii]  see http://www.garrigus-family.com.

                          Children:

            45.    i      Martha Garrigues b. BEF. 1748, ref: 3353, d. 6 Aug 1748, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA,[xiv] buried: ABT. 6 AUG 1748, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA.[xv]

            46.    ii     Joseph Garrigues b. BEF. 1749, ref: 3338, d. 22 May 1749, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA,[xvi] buried: ABT. 22 MAY 174, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA.[xvii]

        +  47.    iii    Jacob b. 17 Nov 1750.

            48.    iv    Rachel Garrigues b. 9 Nov 1755,[xviii] ref: 3351.

            49.    v     Mary Garrigues b. 20 Aug 1756,[xix] ref: 3352.

            50.    vi    Susanna Garrigues b. AFT. FEB 1761, ref: 3371.

 

16.   Thomas HOLCOMBE (6.Jacob2, 1.John1) b. 1720,[xx] ref: B-5-1, m. Jun  3 1741, Hannah POWNALL , also known as: ROWNALL  "of Chester Co., Pa.".

                          Children:

        +  51.    i      Jacob b. 1742.

 

ENDNOTES

[i]  The HOLCOMBES, Nation Builders, by Mrs Lewin D. McPherson, 1947  B-4-2 Holcombe Genealogy by Rev Charles T Holcombe 243

[ii]  Letter dated Oct 29, 1922, from R C Holcombe to Deats, genealogist in NJ, read at Hunderton Historical Society, Flemington NJ.  (copy retained by compiler)

[iii]  Edwin Harrington, Genealogist and author of Carversville, Bucks County PA. Notes and chart gives birth date of Eleanor Barber

[iv]  The HOLCOMBES, Nation Builders, by Mrs Lewin D. McPherson, 1947, B-4-3 p. 284, col 2

[v]  Elizabeth Weir McPherson, THE HOLCOMBES NATION BUILDERS (Self Publ: 1947); Republished by Higginson. p. 286, col 1

[vi]  James W. Moore, RECORDS OF THE KINGWOOD MONTHLY MEETING OF FRIENDS, Hunterdon County, New Jersey (Flemington NJ: H E Deats, 1900). "8 5 1766 Richard Holcomb, Ann Emley" p. 10

[vii]  Norman Walton Swayne, BYBERRY WALTONS: an account of four English brothers . . (Philadelphia, Pa.: Printed by Stephenson Bros., 1958). gives 2.29.1719 as birth, 12.31.1806 as death date. pp. 26, 55

[viii]  Eastburn Reeder, Early Settlers of SOLEBURY TOWNSHIP Bucks County Pa., 2nd Ed. (Append listing of Marriages, Bucks Co Gen Soc Newsletter: No 79, Spring 2002) Mar  1 1749 "Jacob Walton and Mary Holcomb", Buckingham Meeting Records 2

[ix]  Anna Miller Watring,  BUCKS COUNTY PENNSYLVANIA CHURCH RECORDS OF THE 17th & 18th CENTURIES, Vol 3, (Family Line Publications; Westminster MD) 1994. "Buckingham Monthly Meeting: Births and Deaths." p. 187

[x]  Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, Volume 2 William Wade Hinshaw Ann Arbor: Edwards Bros., 1938 pp. 529 & 609

[xi]  Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, Volume 2 William Wade Hinshaw Ann Arbor: Edwards Bros., 1938 p. 365

[xii]  Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, Volume 2 William Wade Hinshaw Ann Arbor: Edwards Bros., 1938

[xiii]  Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, Volume 2 William Wade Hinshaw Ann Arbor: Edwards Bros., 1938 p. 365

[xiv]  Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, Volume 2 William Wade Hinshaw Ann Arbor: Edwards Bros., 1938 p. 365

[xv]  Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, Volume 2 William Wade Hinshaw Ann Arbor: Edwards Bros., 1938

[xvi]  Early Quaker Records of Philadelphia Pennsylvania Volume 1, 1682-1750 Anna Miller Watring Westminster, MD: Family Line Publications 1997 p. 365 and Burials

[xvii]  Early Quaker Records of Philadelphia Pennsylvania Volume 1, 1682-1750 Anna Miller Watring Westminster, MD: Family Line Publications 1997 p. 365 and Burials

[xviii]  Early Quaker Records of Philadelphia Pennsylvania Volume 1, 1682-1750 Anna Miller Watring Westminster, MD: Family Line Publications 1997 p. 365, Page 6

[xix]  Early Quaker Records of Philadelphia Pennsylvania Volume 1, 1682-1750 Anna Miller Watring Westminster, MD: Family Line Publications 1997 p. 365, Page 6

[xx]  Hunterdon County Democrat, June 1881.  Copy provided by Carol Myers gives family history of Holcombe Dilts, a descendant, and includes the birth year of Thomas Holcombe.

 

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