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DESCENDANTS

OF

JOHN HOLCOMBE

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1. John HOLCOMBE born of Stogumber, England, married Sep 11 1675, in Quaker Meeting, County Devon, England, Sarah SCOTT, born Dulverton or Tiverton, Devon, England, died aft 1726, emigrated to America with John Hurford. John died bef 1700, England.

Children:

        2. i Juliann HOLCOMBE born Aug 3 1676, died bef 1678.

        3. ii Juliann HOLCOMBE born May 4 1678, prob Tiverton, Devonshire England, Juliann came to America with her family.

        4. iii John B. HOLCOMBE born May 29 1680, died bef 1682.

    + 5. iv John B. born Mar 20 1682.

6. v Jacob HOLCOMBE born Jul 3 1684, Tiverton, Devonshire, England, (1) married abt 1712, in announced intention on Mar 6, 1712, Other: at Falls's Meeting, Buckingham, Bucks Co, (2)Mary WOOLRIDGE, died Jan 30 1761, Philadelphia County PA. (3) Jacob died Jun 30 1748, Bucks County PA, (4) buried: Friend's Burying Grd, Lahaska, Bucks PA, one son Thomas and seven daughters.

Second Generation

5. John B. HOLCOMBE Jr. (1.John1) born Mar 20 1682, England, (5) occupation Farmer, married Apr 28 1707, Elizabeth WOOLRICH, born 1683, of Abington PA (presently Montgomery Co), (daughter ofThomas WOOLRICH) died Jan 30 1761. John died Aug 1743, buried: Friend's Burying Grd, Lahaska, Bucks PA. (6)

Children:

        7. i John HOLCOMBE III. born bef 1711, Lambertville, Hunterdon County NJ, died in infancy.

    + 8. ii Samuel born 1711.

        9. iii Grace HOLCOMBE born aft 1711, Lambertville, Hunterdon County NJ, married bef 1739,Philip CALVIN, (last name possibly Colvin). (7) Grace 1 daughter, Sarah born Feb 1, 1739. (8)

        10. iv Mary HOLCOMBE born Lambertville, Hunterdon County NJ, married Samuel FURMAN, of Morris County NJ. Mary many children, fl in Sussex Co NJ 1783. (9)

        11. v Julia Ann HOLCOMBE also known as: Julian born bef 1726, Lambertville, Hunterdon County NJ, married Daniel HOWELL III., born Amwell Twp, Hunderton County NJ, (son of Daniel HOWELL and Elisie READING) died 1790, Amwell Twp, Hunderton County NJ. Julia died aft 1743, 3 sons, John, Daniel IV, and Reading. (10)

        12. vi Richard HOLCOMBE born Mar 10 1726, married (1) Apr 16 1750, in Buckingham Meeting, Bucks County PA, (11) Mary HARVEY, also known as: Mary HOVEY (daughter ofThomas HARVEY and Tamer ______) 1 dau Sarah b 1751, married (2) Jun 19 1766, in Kinswood Friends Mtg, Hunterdon Co NJ, Ann ATKINSON, (daughter of Thomas ATKINSON) 2 children with Richard Holcombe. Richard died Dec 1783.

Third Generation

8. Samuel HOLCOMBE (5.John2, 1.John1) born 1711, Lambertville, Hunterdon County NJ, (12) married 1738, (13) Eleanor BARBER, also known as: Eleanor BARKER born abt 1704, (14) (daughter of Samuel BARBER and _____ HEATHCOATE) died Jun 2 1793, prob Hunterdon NJ. Samuel died Aug 26 1769.

Children:

    + 13. i John born Feb 16 1739.

14. ii Jacob HOLCOMBE II. born Dec 7 1741, Hunterdon County NJ, occupation Wheelwright, married Rachel HYDE, born Jan 4 1741, (daughter of John HYDE and Elizabeth LEBEAUX) died Jul 7 1814. Jacob died Jan 11 1820, Twn of Amwell, Hunterdon County NJ, listed in DAR Centennial Ed. pg 1455.

        15. iii Phebe HOLCOMBE born Oct 21 1743, Hunterdon County NJ, married Henry LOTT. Phebe 10 children.

        16. iv Samuel HOLCOMBE II. born Mar 17 1745, Hunterdon County NJ, (15) married (1) Oct 26 1768, Mary STILLWELL, also known as: Mary Stillwell <Stephenson> died abt 1770, (16) 2 sons, Samuel and George, married (2) Sep 17 1781, Sarah EMLEY, born Oct 12 1759, (daughter of Elisha EMLEY and Ann ATKINSON) died 1817. Samuel died Feb 6 1817, near Mt Airy, NJ.

        17. v George N. HOLCOMBE born Apr 9 1747, Hunterdon County NJ, occupation Blacksmith, married Achsah KNOWLES, born Dec 27 1754, (daughter of Joseph KNOWLES andCatherine GRANT). George died May 12 1811, Hunterdon County NJ, listed in DAR Centennial Ed. pg 1455.

        18. vi Elijah HOLCOMBE born Sep 29 1750, Hunterdon County NJ, married Mary (Nancy?) BRITTAIN, also known as: BRITON born 1746, (daughter of William BRITTAIN andElizabeth _______) died May 7 1824, Muskingum County OH, buried: Holcombe Church Cem, Deavertown OH. Elijah died Sep 10 1845, on a visit to dau in Hunterdon County NJ, buried: Lambertville Church Cemetery, NJ, listed in DAR Centennial Ed. pg 1455.

        19. vii Richard HOLCOMBE II. born Dec 30 1752, Twn of Amwell, Hunterdon County NJ, (17)occupation Surveyor of roads, married Apr 23 1774, Hannah EMLEY, born Mar 3 1755, (daughter of Elisha EMLEY and Ann ATKINSON). Richard died Nov 24 1824, Hunterdon County NJ, (18) buried: Nov 25 1824, listed in DAR Centennial Ed. pg 1455.

        20. viii Thomas HOLCOMBE born Nov 19 1754, Hunterdon County NJ, married (1) Jul 1 1778,Leah DEREMER, also known as: Leah DORMER died Jun 6 1781, (19) one child died young, married (2) May 29 1782, Mary T. HOLCOMBE, also known as: Mary F. HOLCOMBE born Feb 29 1767, died Aug 19 1835, 10 children; dau Richard & Ann Atkinson. Thomas died Jun 9 1822, prob Town of Amwell, Hunterton Co NJ, listed in DAR Centennial Ed. pg 1456.

        21. ix Elizabeth HOLCOMBE born Oct 14 1756, Hunterdon County NJ, married bef 1778, John BELLES, also known as: BELLIS or BELLOWSFELT born Aug 20 1756, (son of Barnet BELLIS and Mary ________) died Jan 28 1829. Elizabeth died Jun 4 1843, 10 or 11 children.

Fourth Generation

13. John HOLCOMBE IV. (8.Samuel3, 5.John2, 1.John1) born Feb 16 1739, Lambertville, Hunterdon County NJ, (20) married abt 1762, (21) Mary GREEN, born Jun 26 1741, Amwell Twp, Hunderton County NJ, (22) (daughter of Richard GREEN and Elizabeth _________) died Oct 18 1828, Solesbury Twp, Bucks County PA, (23) they moved to Solebury, PA in 1792. John died Feb 27 1818, Solesbury Twp, Bucks County, PA, (24) Children born in Amwell,Hunterdon Co NJ.

Children:

            22. i Elizabeth HOLCOMBE born Aug 27 1763, died Jun 1 1855, Solesbury Twp, Bucks County PA, never married.

            23. ii Samuel HOLCOMBE III. born Mar 16 1765, Twn of Amwell, Hunterdon County NJ, occupation Farmer, later carpenter, married (1) Nov 9 1797, in near Newtown PA, Anna Amelia VANHORN, born Jan 25 1775, died Mar 12 1833, (25) dau of _?_ & Sarah (Mode) VanHorn, married (2) Oct 16 1834, (26) Elizabeth NAYLOR, born Sep 16 1794, died Sep 5 1856, 1 child, Phebe. Samuel died Apr 8 1855.

    + 24. iii Richard born Sep 22 1767.

        25. iv Eleanor HOLCOMBE also known as: Eleanora HOLCOMBE born Mar 11 1770, married 1791, Asher ELY, born Jul 11 1768, Solesbury Twp, Bucks County PA, (27) (son of John ELYand Sarah SIMCOCK) died Aug 12 1855, descendant of Joshua Ely, from England. (28) Eleanor died Aug 18 1856, 9 children born in Solesbury.

        26. v John HOLCOMBE V. born May 1 1772, Lambertville, Hunterdon County NJ, marriedMary SKELTON, born Feb 19 1778, (29) (daughter of Joseph SKELTON and Mary ______) died Nov 30 1842. John died Aug 27 1820, Lambertville, Hunterdon County NJ, (30) 9 children b 1800 to 1819. (31)

        27. vi Sarah HOLCOMBE born Apr 1 1775, married Phineas WALKER, born Sep 15 1776, Solesbury, Bucks Co PA, (32) (son of Robert WALKER and Mary LINTON) died Feb 9 1848, Family treated in Davis, pp. 633-4. Sarah died Sep 30 1822, (33) buried: Oct 1 1822, 8 children b. Northhampton Twp Bucks Co.

        28. vii Margaret HOLCOMBE born Jan 1 1777, Hunterdon County NJ, occupation Farming, died Nov 14 1854, Solesbury Twp, Bucks County PA, (34) buried: Friends Burying Ground, Buckingham PA, did not marry.

        29. viii Amariah HOLCOMBE also known as: Amaziah HOLCOMBE born Aug 21 1780, died Jul 19 1792.

        30. ix Daniel HOLCOMBE born Feb 4 1784, married Margaret WORTHINGTON, m 2nd John Miller. Daniel died Aug 10 1806, 1 child, died young.

Fifth Generation

24. Richard HOLCOMBE III. (13.John4, 8.Samuel3, 5.John2, 1.John1) born Sep 22 1767, Twn of Amwell, Hunterdon County NJ, (35) occupation Carpenter, married Nov 20 1792, Elizabeth CLOSSON, also known as: Elizabeth CLAUSON born bef Dec 29 1773, (daughter of Cornelius CLOSSON and Janet/Jennett _____) died Feb 27 1825, of Solebury Twp, Bucks Co PA. (36) Richard died 1827. (37)

Children:

        31. i John C. HOLCOMBE VI. born Jun 9 1793, occupation Farmer, married Mar 1 1817, (38)Rebecca FISHER, born Aug 4 1794, (daughter of Jacob FISHER and Ann _____) died Nov 10 1873. John died Jul 23 1882, 2 children, Louisa and Edwin.

        32. ii Allen B. HOLCOMBE born Aug 29 1795, occupation Teacher, married Jan 18 1825,Elizabeth JONES, born Feb 22 1804, (daughter of Benjamin JONES and Catherine ANDERSON) died Feb 27 1892. Allen died Sep 24 1834, prob Hunterdon NJ, 4 children.

        33. iii David HOLCOMBE born Jul 30 1797, occupation Carpenter, died 1821, storm at sea returning from Natchez Miss, did not marry.

    + 34. iv Charles born Aug 9 1799.

        35. v Thomas P. HOLCOMBE born May 22 1801, married (1) Nov 16 1825, Mary CURRY, (daughter of John CURRY and Eleanor _______) died Dec 1840, 6 children, married (2)Catherine HOLCOMBE, born Nov 27 1810, died May 22 1846, dau of Elisha & Ann; 2 children, married (3) Ann KELLEY, died Mar 30 1856, widow of Ezra Brewster, no children. Thomas died Mar 16 1863, prob Hunterdon NJ, 8 children.

        36. vi Mary HOLCOMBE born Jan 5 1804, married Absalom PHILLIPS, born Nov 1 1799, (son of Ezekiel PHILLIPS and Deborah ________) died Aug 12 1878. Mary died Aug 16 1878, 3 children, Elmira, Charles, & Mary.

        37. vii Elizabeth Ann HOLCOMBE born Oct 21 1805, married Wilson F. MOORE, born Jan 4 1807, (son of Caleb MOORE and Jane _______) died Feb 18 1872. Elizabeth died Jul 3 1873, 6 children.

        38. viii Aaron HOLCOMBE born Jul 23 1812, Lambertville, Hunterdon County NJ, (39) married Apr 16 1836, Maria AKERS, (daughter of Abner AKERS and Mary _______). Aaron died Apr 24 1882, Western, NE, buried: South Fork German Cemetery, 4 children; son Theodore d in Army 1862.

Sixth Generation

34. Charles HOLCOMBE (24.Richard5, 13.John4, 8.Samuel3, 5.John2, 1.John1) born Aug 9 1799, Pennsylvania (1880 Census states NJ), (40) occupation Farmer and Wheelwright, married (1) Feb 9 1826, in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, Other: by Samuel Hartley, Justice of the Peace, (41) Mary ROBERTS, born Jan 27 1805, prob Richland PA, (42) (daughter of Everard ROBERTS and Catharine THATCHER) died Mar 26 1842, Buckingham Twp, Bucks Co PA, (43) buried: prob Carversville Cemetery, (44) married (2) Mar 28 1844, in Buckingham Twp, Bucks Co PA, Other: by Joseph Flack, Justice of the Peace, (45) Hannah ROBINSON, born Dec 30 1811, PA, (daughter of John ROBINSON and Mary _______) died Apr 7 1857, married (3) Hannah SMITH, born Jul 8 1812, Plumstead Twp, Bucks Co PA, (daughter of John SMITH and Mary RATHMELL) occupation House Keeping, (46) died Sep 6 1900, buried: Carversville Cemetery, Bucks County PA, (47) no children. Charles died Aug 7 1881, (died of gen defillity & old age), (48)buried: Carversville Cemetery, Bucks County PA, (49) fl in Buckingham Twp in 1850.

Children by Mary ROBERTS:

    + 39. i Elizabeth born Jun 27 1826.

        40. ii Evard HOLCOMBE born Jun 30 1828, died Jun 26 1849, name may have been "Everard" for gfather.

        41. iii Catherine HOLCOMBE born Dec 22 1830, died Oct 14 1831.

        42. iv John HOLCOMBE VII. born Mar 22 1832, died Aug 17 1840.

        43. v Thatcher HOLCOMBE also known as: D. Hatcher born Apr 14 1834, died Jul 28 1854, Solebury Twp, Bucks Co PA. (50)

        44. vi Margaret HOLCOMBE born Jun 3 1836, died Aug 7 1855.

        45. vii Wilhelmina HOLCOMBE born Dec 14 1838, died May 17 1842.

Children by Hannah ROBINSON:)

        46. viii Mary R. HOLCOMBE born Aug 19 1844, Pennsylvania, (51) died Nov 30 1920, buried: Carversville Cemetery, Bucks County PA, (52) never married, lived in Newtown PA.

        47. ix Allen HOLCOMBE born Sep 29 1847, died Jun 28 1850, Buckingham Twp, Bucks Co PA. (53)

        48. x Sarah Ellen HOLCOMBE born Dec 15 1848, Pennsylvania, (54) died Oct 1 1871, Gardenville, Bucks County PA, (55) buried: Carversville Cemetery, Bucks County PA, (56) was living at home in 1870 Census.

    + 49. xi Charles born Sep 6 1851.

Seventh Generation

39. Elizabeth HOLCOMBE (34.Charles6, 24.Richard5, 13.John4, 8.Samuel3, 5.John2, 1.John1) born Jun 27 1826, PA, married Feb 1 1849, in Doylestown Boro, Bucks County PA, (57) Other: by John B. Pugh, Justice of the Peace, (58) Charles P. FENTON, born abt 1823, PA, (59) occupation Farmer, of Buckingham Township, Bucks Co PA. Elizabeth died Dec 17 1858, of Buckingham when married.

Children:

    + 50. i William born Feb 23 1849.

        51. ii Charles FENTON.

        52. iii Thomas FENTON.

        53. iv Mary FENTON born Nov 23 1853, Pennsylvania, occupation Housework, died Dec 29 1881, buried: Carversville Cemetery, Bucks County PA, fl w/ grandparents in 1860 and 1870. (60)

49. Charles HOLCOMBE Jr. (34.Charles6, 24.Richard5, 13.John4, 8.Samuel3, 5.John2, 1.John1) born Sep 6 1851, Pennsylvania, (61) married Dec 25 1872, in by Thos. J. Davis, Rector Emer, Ch Resur, (62) Phebe Ellen BETTS, born Sep 17 1853, Pennsylvania, (daughter of Charles BETTS and Rachel SMITH) died Jul 1 1939, Watertown, Jefferson Co. NY, (63) buried: Carversville Cemetery, Bucks County PA, (64) 1880 Census shows her mother with family. Charles died Jul 12 1877, prob Gardenville, Bucks County PA, (65) buried: Jul 15 1877, Carversville Cemetery, Bucks County PA, (66) died of consumption.

Children:

    + 54. i Harry Reuben born Oct 12 1873.

        55. ii Rachel Betts HOLCOMBE born Jun 15 1876, married (1) Dec 29 1916, (67) Charles R. BURRILL, born Jan 27 1844, (son of John BURRILL and Anne _______) died Sep 28 1933, married (2) aft 1933, Edward Dana STOCKWELL, born Jun 6 1886, Ossining NY, (68)occupation Auditor for Railroad Co., died Apr 22 1980, St Petersburg, Pinellas Co, FL. Rachel died May 6 1961, Florida, buried: Memorial Park Cemetery.

    + 56. iii Charles Thomas born Nov 6 1877.

Eighth Generation

50. William FENTON (39.Elizabeth7, 34.Charles6, 24.Richard5, 13.John4, 8.Samuel3, 5.John2, 1.John1) born Feb 23 1849, PA, (69) occupation Farmhand in 1870, married Mar 4 1875, in by Rev. George H. Larison, (70)Mary F. DeBINDER, born Nov 23 1853, Pennsylvania, (71) died Dec 29 1881, buried: Carversville Cemetery, Bucks County PA, (72) prob dau of William & Elizabeth DeBinder. (73) William died May 6 1880, buried: Carversville Cemetery, Bucks County PA, (74) lived with grandparents in 1870.

Children:

        57. i Edith FENTON.

54. Harry Reuben HOLCOMBE (49.Charles7, 34.Charles6, 24.Richard5, 13.John4, 8.Samuel3, 5.John2, 1.John1) born Oct 12 1873, occupation Bookkeeper, married Sep 15 1898, Amy Susan COOPER, born Sep 18 1873, Presbyterian Home, Philadelphia PA, (75) (daughter of George COOPER and Sarah MILLER). Harry died Feb 4 1959, Presbyterian Home, Philadelphia PA. (76)

Children:

        58. i Ruth Phebe HOLCOMBE born Oct 27 1905, married Sep 21 1929, (77) Charles Dilwyn PARRISH, born Dec 30 1901, died May 1986, prob West Park, Pennsylvania, (78) of Kennet Square. Ruth died Jun 7 1999, Bala Ret Home, Philadelphia PA.

56. Charles Thomas HOLCOMBE III. (49.Charles7, 34.Charles6, 24.Richard5, 13.John4, 8.Samuel3, 5.John2, 1.John1) born Nov 6 1877, Gardenville, Bucks County PA, (79) occupation Methodist Minister, married Feb 22 1899, in Newtown PA by Rev Edward Devine, Flora May SNYDER, born Nov 9 1880, Pt Pleasant, Plumstead Twp, Bucks Co PA, (80) (daughter of Silas H. SNYDER and Catharine Emma WOOD) occupation Housewife, died Jul 28 1971, Boonville, Oneida Co., NY, buried: Riverside Cemetery, Minetto Oswego Co NY. Charles died Jul 4 1970, Sunset Nursing Home, Boonville, NY, (81)buried: Riverside Cemetery, Minetto Oswego Co NY.

Children:

        59. i Edna Bullard HOLCOMBE born Jul 31 1900, Newton Boro, Bucks Co, PA, (82) died Mar 31 1978, Oswego, Oswego Co., NY, (83) buried: Minetto, NY, never married, grad of Syracuse Univ.

        60. ii Charles Betts HOLCOMBE IV. born May 8 1902, Newton Boro, Bucks Co, PA, occupation Dentist, married Nov 9 1929, in 1st Methodist Ch Pulaski, Oswego Co., NY, (84)Other: by Rev Chas T Holcombe, groom's father, Irma Eileen MacCALLUM, born Dec 2 1903, Fernwood, Twn of Richland, Oswego Co. NY, (85) (daughter of Fenton Elmer MacCALLUM and Flora Amelia BENNETT) occupation Teacher/Housewife, died Oct 19 1976, Fayetteville, Twn Manlius, Onon Co., NY, buried: Oct 22 1976, Pulaski Village Cemetery, Oswego Co. NY, (86) Syr Univ AB 1924 cum laude w/honors. Charles died Jul 7 1979, Syracuse, Onondaga County, NY, buried: Jul 10 1979, Pulaski Village Cemetery, Oswego Co. NY, (87) Attended St Lawrence, Harvard, U Minn.

        61. iii Harry Reuben HOLCOMBE born Jul 2 1903, Newton Boro, Bucks Co, PA, (88) died Oct 4 1907, Knoxboro, Twn of Augusta, Oneida Co NY, (89) buried: Plot A Knoxboro Cem, Twn Augusta, Oneida. (90)

        62. iv Edward Devine HOLCOMBE born Feb 10 1905, Penns Park, Bucks County PA, (91)occupation Baker and shop owner, married Mildred Deuel ABEL, (details excluded), (daughter of Frederick ABEL and Genevieve DULEY). Edward died Dec 5 1974, Faxton Hosp. Utica NY, (92) buried: North Gage Cem, North Gage, Oneida Co NY.

        63. v Eda Joslyn HOLCOMBE born Mar 19 1910, NY, married Jun 29 1935, in Meth/Epis Church, Hamilton NY, Other: by Rev Charles T. Holcombe, Oliver J. CALDWELL, born Nov 16 1904, Foochow, China, (son of Harry R. CALDWELL and Belle COPE) occupation Educator, died Feb 16 1990. Eda died Nov 10 1999, buried: Illinois, Barnard College, Columbia Univ Masters.

ENDNOTES

1. 1 The HOLCOMBES, Nation Builders, by Mrs Lewin D. McPherson, 1947 B-5 Mentioned in numerous sources as the brother of John Holcombe, the emigrant 241-2, 287

2. 2 Davis, William W. H., HISTORY OF BUCKS COUNTY PENNSYLVANNIA Vol III, The Lewis Publishing Company, New York 1905 (found in NEHGS library) p. 321

3. 3 Collections of The Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania, Vol V (Philadelphia, 1894). Found at Spruance Library, Doylestown PA. pp. 381-2

4. 4 Index of Bucks Co Wills and Administration by Williams & Williams, Danboro PA 1971 shows will of Jacob Holcombe in 1748, proceeding # 597.

5. 5 Elizabeth Weir McPherson, THE HOLCOMBES NATION BUILDERS (Self Publ: 1947); Republished by Higginson. 241-243

6. 6 The PENNSYLVANIA MAGAZINE of History and Biography, Vol. XLIV, Philadelphia, 1920, p. 163 Article by Richmond C. Holcomb. Also cited in Mary Alice Henke, HOLCOMBE-DOANE-HENKE FAMILY HISTORY, Vol I, (avail Box 351, Enders NB 69027

7. 7 The HOLCOMBES, Nation Builders, by Mrs Lewin D. McPherson, 1947, B-4-3 p. 284, col 2

8. 8 History of HUNTERDON AND SOMERSET Counties, NJ, by Snell, Phil 1881. States that Grace married Philip Colvin.

9. 9 History of HUNTERDON AND SOMERSET Counties, NJ, by Snell, Phil 1881. States that Mary married Samuel Furman.

10. 10 History of HUNTERDON AND SOMERSET Counties, NJ, by Snell, Phil 1881. States that Julia Ann married Daniel Howell.

11. 11 Elizabeth Weir McPherson, THE HOLCOMBES NATION BUILDERS (Self Publ: 1947); Republished by Higginson. p. 286, col 1

12. 12 The HOLCOMBES, Nation Builders, by Mrs Lewin D. McPherson, 1947 B-4-2 Holcombe Genealogy by Rev Charles T Holcombe 243

13. 13 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)

14. 14 Edwin Harrington, Genealogist and author of Carversville, Bucks County PA. Notes and chart gives birth date of Eleanor Barber

15. 15 Davis, William W. H., HISTORY OF BUCKS COUNTY PENNSYLVANNIA Vol III, The Lewis Publishing Company, New York 1905 (found in NEHGS library) p. 321

16. 16 Jesse Seaver, THE HOLCOMB(E) GENEALOGY; ..., American Historical-genealogical Society (Philadelphia, 1925). Copy from John (Jack) Holcombe; Lib Congr CS71 .H725. p. 123

17. 17 Virgil D. White, Abstractor, GENEALOGICAL ABSTRACTS OF REVOLUTIONARY WAR PENSION FILES (Waynesboro TN: Nat Hist Pub Co, 1990). Pension S1020 NJ Line. Confirms birthdate, and place of birth as Amwell. p. 1675

18. 18 BIBLE RECORDS FROM THE LIBRARY (Bucks County Historical Society: 1972, Doylestown PA). Holcombe/Walker Family Bible; date of death - previous entry was Jan 26 1835 rather than Nov 24 1824 in Bible Records.

19. 19 The HOLCOMBES, Nation Builders, by Mrs Lewin D. McPherson, 1947 B-4-2-8 p. 281

20. 20 The HOLCOMBES, Nation Builders, by Mrs Lewin D. McPherson, 1947 B-4-2-1 P 243 Holcombe Genealogy by Rev Charles T Holcombe #125, P. 9

21. 21 Edwin Harrington, Genealogist and author of Carversville, Bucks County PA. Chart gives aprroximate marriage date of John Holcombe & Mary Green p. 110

22. 22 Henke, ibid., states b Aug 26, 1741 d Oct 18, 1828, apparently quoting Seaver on the Holcomb(e) Families.

23. 23 BIBLE RECORDS FROM THE LIBRARY (Bucks County Historical Society: 1972, Doylestown PA). Holcombe/Walker Family Bible; date of death - previous entry was 1829 rather than 1828 in Bible Records.

24. 24 Mary Alice Henke, HOLCOMBE-DOANE-HENKE FAMILY HISTORY, Vol I, p. 2 (available direct from author and publisher, P O Box 351, Enders, NB 69027). copy sent by C Filiputti Nov 1995. Nations Builders p 243; Intelligencer Deaths p 46.

25. 25 BIBLE RECORDS FROM THE LIBRARY (Bucks County Historical Society: 1972, Doylestown PA). Holcombe Family Bible; confirms date, age 58yrs 1m 6dys.

26. 26 BIBLE RECORDS FROM THE LIBRARY (Bucks County Historical Society: 1972, Doylestown PA). Holcombe Family Bible; date of marriage tenth month rather previous entry of Nov.

27. 27 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. 154

28. 28 The HOLCOMBES, Nation Builders, by Mrs Lewin D. McPherson, 1947 B-4-2-1-4 gives family history of John Ely to Joshua, emigrant from England Also in Battle, History of Bucks etc., p. 1091 p. 246, col 2

29. 29 BIBLE RECORDS FROM THE LIBRARY (Bucks County Historical Society: 1972, Doylestown PA). Holcombe/Walker Family Bible; mo and yr of birth confirmed, but 19th rather than 10; confirms surname of Skelton.

30. 30 BIBLE RECORDS FROM THE LIBRARY (Bucks County Historical Society: 1972, Doylestown PA). Holcombe/Walker Family Bible; date of death - previous entry was Aug 2 rather than 27th in 2 places in Bible Records.

31. 31 The HOLCOMBES, Nation Builders, by Mrs Lewin D. McPherson, 1947 B-4-2-1-5 p. 248 col 1

32. 32 BIBLE RECORDS FROM THE LIBRARY (Bucks County Historical Society: 1972, Doylestown PA). Holcombe/Walker Family Bible; date of birth.

33. 33 BIBLE RECORDS FROM THE LIBRARY (Bucks County Historical Society: 1972, Doylestown PA). Holcombe/Walker Family Bible; date of death confirmed, also gives date of burial.

34. 34 Bucks County Registration of Deaths, Bucks County Orphans Court, Doylestown PA Certificate of death returned by Charles Holcomb, parents John & Mary Holcomb gives occp as farming and birthplace as Hunterdon Co, NJ p. 100

35. 35 The HOLCOMBES, Nation Builders, by Mrs Lewin D. McPherson, 1947 B-4-2-1-3 P244 Holcombe Genealogy by Rev Charles T Holcombe #136 p. 9

36. 36 Davis, William W. H., HISTORY OF BUCKS COUNTY PENNSYLVANNIA Vol III, The Lewis Publishing Company, New York 1905 (found in NEHGS library) p. 320

37. 37 William W.H. Davis, A GENEALOGICAL AND PERSONAL HISTORY OF BUCKS COUNTY PENNSY LVANIA, Ely & Jordan Editors, (original published 1905 as Vol III) (Reprinted in two parts for Clearfield Pub Co, Baltimore; 1994) p. 320

38. 38 Handwritten notes of Emma Stevenson Haith furnished by William Terrill, 874 Cheryl Lane, Kankakee IL 60901 (815) 932-6686 ARO-1@worldnet.at.net, October 26, 1997.

39. 39 Henke, ibid., p. 5, states b Jul 23, 1812 d Apr 24, 1882. However, Elizabeth Weir McPherson, "Nation Builders", has the dob as Jan 1, 1812; Seaver also has January.

40. 40 The HOLCOMBES, Nation Builders, by Mrs Lewin D. McPherson, 1947 B-4-2-1-3-4 p. 246; 1870 Census ae 71 b PA living in Plumstead Twp Buck Co PA R1314 p539 Listed in Holcombe Family Bible in possession of Jon K. Holcombe

41. 41 Marriage Certificate, printed form filled in by handwriting and signed by the Justice. Original in possession of Jon K. Holcombe. Reported in Bucks Co Intelligencer 20 Feb 1826, (Intelligencer Marr Notices Vol 1, p 94)

42. 42 Holcombe Family Bible in possession of Jon K. Holcombe shows most of the birth and death dates of the family of Charles Holcombe and Mary Roberts.

43. 43 BUCKS COUNTY INTELLIGENCER, Doylestown PA, Deaths 1835-1860 (Doylestown: Bucks Co Hist Society, 1939), at Spruance Library Doylestown PA. Confirms Bible entry. Holcombe, Mary, wife of Charles, in Buckingham tp. 3-26-1842.

44. 44 Copy of letter from Charles T Holcombe to Ruth Edith Stover Anderson dated Jul 1, 1960

45. 45 Original Marriage Certificate in possession of JKH

46. 46 1870 Census of E PA, in Plumstead Twp, Bucks Co, Ae 57 born PA, Cen Roll 1314 p. 539, for Hannah Holcomb.

47. 47 Letter - Comly Michener to Rev Chas T. Holcombe, dated 8-2-1957. Copy in the possession of JKH

48. 48 The HOLCOMBES, Nation Builders, by Mrs Lewin D. McPherson, 1947 B-4-2-1-3-4 p. 246; Holcombe Genealogy by Rev Charles T Holcombe #146 p. 9. Death date listed in Holcombe Family Bible in possession of Jon K. Holcombe, Aug 7 1881.

49. 49 Letter - Comly Michener to Rev Chas T. Holcombe, dated 8-2-1957. Copy in the possession of JKH

50. 50 BUCKS COUNTY INTELLIGENCER, Doylestown PA, Deaths 1835-1860 (Doylestown: Bucks Co Hist Society, 1939), at Spruance Library Doylestown PA. Confirms Bible entry. Holcombe, Thatcher, in Solebury. 7-28-1854, age abt 21 years.

51. 51 1870 Census of E PA, in Plumstead Twp, Bucks Co, Ae 26 born PA, Cen Roll 1314 p. 539, for Mary Holcomb living at home.

52. 52 Letter - Comly Michener to Rev Chas T. Holcombe, dated 8-2-1957. Copy in the possession of JKH

53. 53 BUCKS COUNTY INTELLIGENCER, Doylestown PA, Deaths 1835-1860 (Doylestown: Bucks Co Hist Society, 1939) Spruance Library Doylestown PA. Differs from Bible entry by one day, 6-27. Holcombe, Allen, son of Charles, in Buckingham. p. 96

54. 54 Holcombe Family Bible in possession of Jon K. Holcombe shows death and birth date of Sarah E. Holcombe. The writing is unclear and could be "Elin"; The Nation Builders has it Ellis (Ellen?); Rev Holcombe as Ellis.

55. 55 BUCKS COUNTY INTELLIGENCER, Doylestown PA, Deaths 1861-1885 (Doylestown: Bucks Co Hist Society, 1988) Spruance Library Doylestown PA. Confirms year of death, age 22y16d, Holcomb, Sallie E., dau. of Charles, Gardenville. p. 124

56. 56 Letter - Comly Michener to Rev Chas T. Holcombe, dated 8-2-1957. Copy in the possession of JKH - aged 22 yrs 6 mo 17 da, died 10-1-1871

57. 57 BUCKS COUNTY INTELLIGENCER, Doylestown PA, Marriage Notices Vol II 1835-1860 (Doylestown: Bucks Co Hist Society, 1938), Spruance Library. Confirms date. Fenton, Charles P and Elizabeth Holcomb, both of Buckingham, John B Pugh Esq. pp. 147 and 224

58. 58 Marriage Certificate, printed form filled in by handwriting and signed by the Justice. Original in possession of Jon K. Holcombe.

59. 59 1850 Census Buckingham Twp, Bucks County PA. Heritage Quest Digital Microfilm of Census; M432 Roll 758. Lists Charles as a farmer age 27. p. 96 A

60. 60 1870 Census of E PA, in Buckingham Twp, Bucks Co, Ae 17 born PA, Cen Roll 1314 p. 539 lists Mary Fenton with family of Charles & Hannah Holcomb, children, and her brother William Fenton.

61. 61 The HOLCOMBES, Nation Builders, by Mrs Lewin D. McPherson, 1947 B-4-2-1-3-4-11 p. 246; Holcombe Genealogy by Rev Charles T Holcombe #161 p9; Census b Penna; Listed in Holcombe Family Bible in possession of Jon K. Holcombe

62. 62 Marriage Certificate, handwritten by Thos. J. Davis. In possession of Jon K. Holcombe

63. 63 Family Record of deaths and marriages in possession of JKH. Copy of letter from Chas T Holcombe Dec 19, 1958.

64. 64 Letter - Comly Michener to Rev Chas T. Holcombe, dated 8-2-1957. Copy in the possession of JKH B 9-17-1853 D 7-1-1939

65. 65 Holcombe Family Bible shows death in 1877, with the age as 25yrs 11mos 25days. NATION BUILDERS erroneously gives the year as 1881, same as his father. Intelligencer Records 1861-85 p 124: 12 Jul 1877 25y10m6d Charles Jr Plumstead

66. 66 Letter - Comly Michener to Rev Chas T. Holcombe, dated 8-2-1957. Copy in the possession of JKH. Viewed headstone on July 31, 1996.

67. 67 Holcombe Family Bible

68. 68 Obituary, St Petersburg Times, Wed April 23, 1980. Gives place of birth and other details. p. 15B

69. 69 Holcombe genealogy by Rev Charles T. Holcombe, No. 162 1870 Census of E PA lists Fenton, William Ae 21 b PA Plumstead Twp Roll #1314, page 539. (same address as Charles Holcombe) p. 10

70. 70 BUCKS COUNTY INTELLIGENCER, Doylestown PA, Marriage Notices Vol 4 1860-1885 (Doylestown: Bucks Co Hist Society, 1988), Spruance Library. Mar 4, 1875 DeBinder, Mary F, Buckingham and William Fenton, Plumstead, Rev Geo H Larison pp. 163 and 218

71. 71 1880 Census for Pennsylvania, Solebury Twp, June 1, 1880, lists Fenton, Mary D age 23, widowed, b PA, Father b PA, and mother b NJ. Handwritten notes of Rev Charles T Holcombe give "B 11-23-1853 D 12-29-1881" for Mary p. 78

72. 72 Carversville Cemetery Association records of inscriptions in the Cemetery. Copy of records made and furnished by Edwin B. Harrington of Carversville PA. Row Fourteen p. 40

73. 73 1870 Census of E PA, in Buckingham Twp, Bucks Co, lists William DeBinder Ae 62 with Elizabeth Ae 37, Margaret 17, Mary F. 15, Carvie 11, Lizzie 7 and Laura 4 all born PA, except wife Elizabeth born NJ. William occp "Coach Painter"

74. 74 Headstone, Carversville Cemetery, Carversville, Bucks County PA. Epitah on stone states 31yrs 2 mos 13 days

75. 75 Parents of Amy Susan Cooper are listed on p. 246 of The Holcombes, Nation Builders, and in the Holcombe Family Bible.

76. 76 Western Union Telegram from Ruth to Rev Charles Holcombe

77. 77 Holcombe Family Bible

78. 78 Soc Sec record #184-05-7287 shows dob as Dec 30, 1901 with soc sec card issued in Pennsylvania and dod of 05-00-1986 with payment in PA, zipcode 19131

79. 79 The HOLCOMBES, Nation Builders, by Mrs Lewin McPherson, 1947 B-4-2-1-3-4-11-3 p. 246; Holcombe Genealogy by Rev Charles T Holcombe #169 pp. 10-11 Listed in Holcombe Family Bible in possession of Jon K. Holcombe

80. 80 Date of birth of Flora May Snyder from Holcombe Family Bible, which is consist ent with her death certificate listing approximate age, and the same as in the Rev Charles T. Holcombe Genealogy, p. 11. News article states Gardenville.

81. 81 Obituary, Watertown Times, Jul 6, 1970 incorrectly states birth date as Nov 5 1878 whereas his own genealogy states Nov 6, 1877. The obituary is also wrong on the marriage date giving Feb 2 rather than 22. Death Cert, died 4 Jul 1970

82. 82 Birth Record for Edna B. Holcombe, born Newtown Boro, Bucks County PA on July 31, 1900. Record located at Bucks County Orphans Court, Doylestown PA. The record lists residence as 31 N. Chancellor Street, father as minister. Book F - K, p. 245

83. 83 Oswego County Surrogate record, Drawer H 119. Shows date of death as March 31 1979, confirming social security record of death in March 1978.

84. 84 Wedding Book with details, newspaper clippings, and list of guests and gifts in possession of Jon K. Holcombe, compiler.

85. 85 US Passport issued May 2, 1928 in possession of JKH shows dob at Fernwood NY on Dec 2, 1903 and her occupation as Teacher. Issued to Irma E. MacCallum. Birth Cert shows parents living in Fernwood, birth in Twn of Richland, Os co 2

86. 86 Pulaski Village Cemetery Records viewed Nov 22 1996. Burial is in Section X, Lot 187 Grave # 3. Cemetery located north of Village of Pulaski on Route 11. Funeral Home book in possession of Jon K. Holcombe, compiler.

87. 87 Pulaski Village Cemetery Records viewed Nov 22 1996. Burial is in Section X, Lot 187 Grave # 4. Cemetery located north of Village of Pulaski on Route 11.

88. 88 Birth Record for Henry Reuben Holcombe, born Newtown Boro, Bucks County PA Sep 2, 1903. Record located at Bucks County Orphans Court, Doylestown PA. The record lists father's occupation as clerk. Family date of July chosen Book F - K p. 127

89. 89 Death certificate of H. Reuben Holcombe, October 4, 1907, Register No. 299, at Town of Augusta, 185 North Main Street, Oriskany Falls NY 13425. The record has several errors including age of 1 yr 6 mo and mother's name as Florence.

90. 90 Letter, Charles B. Miner of 6157 Rogers Rd, Oriskany Falls NY 13425, caretaker of nearby Oriskany Falls Meth Cemetery, 28 Oct 1996, reciting record of burial Later letter from Gertrude Hayward Sec Knoxboro Cem gives Plot A w/o grave no.

91. 91 Birth Record for Edward Holcombe, born Penns Park, Bucks County PA on February 10, 1905. Record located at Bucks County Orphans Court, Doylestown PA. Father's occupation listed as minister. Book F - K p. 219

92. 92 Soc Sec record #116-24-2865 shows dob as Feb 10, 1905 with soc sec card issued in New York and dod of Dec 1974

 

 


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