Dora Belle Hall

b. September 1908, d. 1 May 1998
     Dora Belle Hall was born in September 1908 at Otisco Twp., Ionia Co., MI. She was the daughter of Francis Hall and Cynthia Kilbourne. Dora Belle Hall died on 1 May 1998 at Davison, Genesee Co., MI, at age 89.

John Winslow Holcombe

b. 1 September 1836, d. 28 August 1907
     John Winslow Holcombe was born on 1 September 1836 at Newstead, Erie Co., NY. He was the son of Seth Holcombe and Lucy Ann Winslow. John Winslow Holcombe married Mary Margaret Bell circa 7 December 1876 at Brooklyn, NY. John Winslow Holcombe died on 28 August 1907 at Kent City, Kent Co., MI, at age 70.

Child of John Winslow Holcombe and Mary Margaret Bell

F. C. Down

     F. C. Down married Dorothy Chappell, daughter of Rev. Robert Thomas Chappell and Martha Louisa Thomason.

John Newell Holcombe

b. 31 July 1877, d. 25 April 1939
     John Newell Holcombe was born on 31 July 1877 at Birmingham, Oakland Co., MI. He was the son of John Winslow Holcombe and Mary Margaret Bell. John Newell Holcombe married Edith LaVerne Smith on 26 June 1904. John Newell Holcombe died on 25 April 1939 at Kent City, Kent Co., MI, at age 61.

Child of John Newell Holcombe and Edith LaVerne Smith

Margaret Benham Holcombe1

b. 23 January 1860
     Margaret Benham Holcombe was born on 23 January 1860 at Windham, Greene Co., NY.1 She was the daughter of Norman Van Buren Holcombe and Mahala Phelps.1 Margaret Benham Holcombe married William B. Frayer, son of Danforth M. Frayer and Permilla Kimble, on 1 January 1877.1 Margaret Benham Holcombe married Philip Derringer on 26 December 1888.1

William B. and Margaret were enumerated in the 1880 Prattsville Village, Prattsville Twp. Greene Co., NY, federal census, page 19. He was a grocer, age 35, she was 20. Beulah was also in the household.

Child of Margaret Benham Holcombe and William B. Frayer

Child of Margaret Benham Holcombe and Philip Derringer

Citations

  1. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 61.2, Item A-4-5-2-3-5-7-10-1.
  2. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 61.2, Item A-4-5-2-3-5-7-10-1-1.

Hannah Holcombe1

b. 18 November 1861, d. 2 November 1950
     Hannah Holcombe was born on 18 November 1861 at Maplecrest, Greene Co., NY.1,2 She was the daughter of Norman Van Buren Holcombe and Mahala Phelps.1 Hannah Holcombe married Rev. John H. Caughn on 12 August 1878.1 Hannah Holcombe died on 2 November 1950 at Geneva, NY, at age 88.2 She was buried on 6 November 1950 at Glenwood Cemetery, Geneva, NY.2

J. H. Caughn was a Union soldier and Episcopal minister of Geneva, NY.

Citations

  1. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 61.2, Item A-4-5-2-3-5-7-10-2.
  2. [S382] L. S. Holcombe, "Holcombe, Norman V. B."

Charlotte Ida Holcombe1

b. 22 March 1867, d. 31 October 1951
     Charlotte Ida Holcombe was born on 22 March 1867 at Windham, Greene Co., NY.1 She was the daughter of Norman Van Buren Holcombe and Mahala Phelps.1 Charlotte Ida Holcombe married Henry Jordan, son of James Jordan and Ada (?), on 29 March 1886 at Hensonville, Greene Co., NY.2 Charlotte Ida Holcombe died on 31 October 1951 at age 84.3

They lived in Grand Gorge, NY circa 1925.3

Children of Charlotte Ida Holcombe and Henry Jordan

Citations

  1. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 62.1, Item A-4-5-2-3-5-7-10-4.
  2. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 62.1.
  3. [S382] L. S. Holcombe, "Holcombe, Norman V. B."

Aleta Holcombe1

b. 2 January 1868, d. 26 July 1875
     Aleta Holcombe was born on 2 January 1868 at Windham, Greene Co., NY.1 She was the daughter of Norman Van Buren Holcombe and Mahala Phelps.1 Aleta Holcombe died on 26 July 1875 at age 7; diptheria.1 She was buried at Maplecrest Cemetery, Maplecrest, Greene Co., NY.2

Citations

  1. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 61.2, Item A-4-5-2-3-5-7-10-5.
  2. [S382] L. S. Holcombe, "Holcombe, Norman V. B."

Frances M. Holcombe1

b. 31 December 1869, d. 7 July 1890
     Frances M. Holcombe was born on 31 December 1869 at Windham, Greene Co., NY.1 She was the daughter of Norman Van Buren Holcombe and Mahala Phelps.1 Frances M. Holcombe died on 7 July 1890 at age 20; diptheria.1 She was buried at Maplecrest Cemetery, Maplecrest, Greene Co., NY.2

Citations

  1. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 61.2, Item A-4-5-2-3-5-7-10-6.
  2. [S382] L. S. Holcombe, "Holcombe, Norman V. B."

Pearl Holcombe1

b. 3 April 1877
     Pearl Holcombe was born on 3 April 1877 at Windham, Greene Co., NY.1 She was the daughter of Norman Van Buren Holcombe and Mahala Phelps.1 Pearl Holcombe married Charles H. Chatfield, son of John Henry Chatfield and Margaretta (?), on 5 September 1893.2

Pearl and 'Jake' have a gravestone in Fairlwan Cemetery, Prattsville, NY; however, no death dates were ever insribed. The reverse of the stone lists other Chatfields, presumably his brother's family.3

Charles H. and Pearl were enumerated in the 1920 Prattsville, Greene Co., NY federal census, page 1A. Charles was a farmer age 53, Pearl was 42. Children in the household were Frences M. age 21, and Dorothea A. age 17.

Citations

  1. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 61.2, Item A-4-5-2-3-5-7-10-8.
  2. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 62.1.
  3. [S382] L. S. Holcombe, "Holcombe, Norman V. B."

Mahala Mae Holcombe1

b. 16 June 1872, d. 2 August 1965
     Mahala Mae Holcombe was also known as Mahala May Holcombe. She was born on 16 June 1872 at Maplecrest, Greene Co., NY.1,2 She was the daughter of Norman Van Buren Holcombe and Mahala Phelps.1 Mahala Mae Holcombe married Charles Layman, son of Addison Layman and Adelia (?), on 3 September 1892 at Prattsville, Greene Co., NY.3 Mahala Mae Holcombe died on 2 August 1965 at Prattsville, Greene Co., NY, at age 93.2 She was buried on 5 August 1965 at Fairlawn Cemetery, Prattsville, Greene Co., NY.2

Charles and Mahala were enumerated in the 1920 Prattsville, Greene Co., NY federal census page 3A. Children in the household were Leta M. age 15, Norman C. age 10, Naomi E. age 8, Marguerite M. age 5, and daughter Kathryn Brenn, a widow.


Charles and Mahala were enumerated in the 1930 Prattsville, Greene Co., NY, federal census. He was 57, she was 57. Children in the household wre Kathryn Bishof a widow age 34, Norman C. 20, Marguerite 16, son-in-law Lawrence A. Parker 23, daughter Naomi E. 19, and grand-son William L. Parker, 1 month.

Children of Mahala Mae Holcombe and Charles Layman

Citations

  1. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 61.2, Item A-4-5-2-3-5-7-10-7.
  2. [S382] L. S. Holcombe, "Holcombe, Norman V. B."
  3. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 62.1.

Norman Van Buren Holcombe II1

b. 16 April 1883, d. 25 November 1884
     Norman Van Buren Holcombe II was born on 16 April 1883 at Windham, Greene Co., NY.1 He was the son of Norman Van Buren Holcombe and Mahala Phelps.1 Norman Van Buren Holcombe II died on 25 November 1884 at age 1.1 He was buried at Maplecrest Cemetery, Maplecrest, Greene Co., NY.2

Citations

  1. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 61.2, Item A-4-5-2-3-5-7-10-9.
  2. [S382] L. S. Holcombe, "Holcombe, Norman V. B."

William B. Frayer1

b. circa 1844, d. 9 November 1884
     William B. Frayer was born circa 1844 at NY.2 He was the son of Danforth M. Frayer and Permilla Kimble. William B. Frayer married Margaret Benham Holcombe, daughter of Norman Van Buren Holcombe and Mahala Phelps, on 1 January 1877.1 William B. Frayer died on 9 November 1884.1 He was buried at Lower Cemetery, Prattsville, Greene Co., NY.

Child of William B. Frayer and Margaret Benham Holcombe

Citations

  1. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 61.2, Item A-4-5-2-3-5-7-10-1.
  2. [S362] 1880 Federal Census,.
  3. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 61.2, Item A-4-5-2-3-5-7-10-1-1.

Beulah E. Frayer1

b. 29 October 1879
     Beulah E. Frayer was born on 29 October 1879 at Plattsville, Greene Co., NY.1 She was the daughter of William B. Frayer and Margaret Benham Holcombe.1

Humphrey was from Ulster Co., later a farmer, 137 Elmendorf St., Kingston, NY.2

Humphrey and Beulah were enumerated in the 1920 Newburgh City, Orange Co., NY federal census, page 7B. Children in the household were Charlotte age 13, and Philip age 9.

Child of Beulah E. Frayer and Humphrey Jones

Citations

  1. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 61.2, Item A-4-5-2-3-5-7-10-1-1.
  2. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy.

Philip Derringer1

     Philip Derringer married Margaret Benham Holcombe, daughter of Norman Van Buren Holcombe and Mahala Phelps, on 26 December 1888.1

Child of Philip Derringer and Margaret Benham Holcombe

Citations

  1. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 61.2, Item A-4-5-2-3-5-7-10-1.

Frances Mable Derringer1

b. 15 March 1890
     Frances Mable Derringer was born on 15 March 1890 at Catskill, Greene Co., NY.1 She was the daughter of Philip Derringer and Margaret Benham Holcombe.1 Frances Mable Derringer married Andrew C. Fenton on 28 November 1912.2

Frances graduated from Albany, NY, Law School, 1921; admitted to bar June 10, 1924. Andrew graduated Union College 1900, Albany Law School, 1902. Both practiced at Margaretville, NY.3

Child of Frances Mable Derringer and Andrew C. Fenton

Citations

  1. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 61.2, Item A-4-5-2-3-5-7-10-1.
  2. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 61.2, Item A-4-5-2-3-5-7-10-1-2.
  3. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy.

Charles H. Chatfield1,2

b. September 1866
     Charles H. Chatfield was born in September 1866 at Prattsville, Greene Co., NY.1,2,3 He was the son of John Henry Chatfield and Margaretta (?)1 Charles H. Chatfield married Pearl Holcombe, daughter of Norman Van Buren Holcombe and Mahala Phelps, on 5 September 1893.1

Citations

  1. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 62.1.
  2. [S39] 1920 Federal Census, unknown repository address.
  3. [S382] L. S. Holcombe, "Holcombe, Norman V. B."

Henry Jordan1

b. 13 December 1861, d. 1936
     Henry Jordan was born on 13 December 1861.1 He was the son of James Jordan and Ada (?)1 Henry Jordan married Charlotte Ida Holcombe, daughter of Norman Van Buren Holcombe and Mahala Phelps, on 29 March 1886 at Hensonville, Greene Co., NY.1 Henry Jordan died in 1936.2 He was buried at Fairlawn Cemetery, Prattsville, Greene Co., NY.2

Children of Henry Jordan and Charlotte Ida Holcombe

Citations

  1. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 62.1.
  2. [S382] L. S. Holcombe, "Holcombe, Norman V. B."

Frederick Tingley Jordan1

b. 21 July 1887
     Frederick Tingley Jordan was born on 21 July 1887 at Prattsville, Greene Co., NY.1 He was the son of Henry Jordan and Charlotte Ida Holcombe.1 Frederick Tingley Jordan married Rose Gruber, daughter of Michael Gruber and Mary (?), on 14 October 1908 at Albany, Albany Co., NY.1,2

Frederick T. and Rose were enumerated in the 1920 Prattsville, Greene Co., NY federal census, page 5A. Frederick was 32, Rose 33. Children in the household were Ada M. age 9, and Linden J. 8.

Citations

  1. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 62.1.
  2. [S39] 1920 Federal Census, unknown repository address.

Holcomb Jordan M.D.1

b. 10 October 1888
     Holcomb Jordan M.D. was born on 10 October 1888 at Prattsville, Greene Co., NY.1 He was the son of Henry Jordan and Charlotte Ida Holcombe.1

Holcomb and Maud E. were enumerated in the 1920 Roxbury, Deleware Co., NY federal census, page 6A. He was a restaurant proprietor, age 31, she was 28. The only child in the household was Alice I. age 6. His parents Henry and Charlotte were also in the household, both working in the restaurant.

Citations

  1. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 62.1.

Rose Gruber1,2

b. 1885
     Rose Gruber was born in 1885 at Germany.1,2 She was the daughter of Michael Gruber and Mary (?)1 Rose Gruber married Frederick Tingley Jordan, son of Henry Jordan and Charlotte Ida Holcombe, on 14 October 1908 at Albany, Albany Co., NY.1,2

Citations

  1. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 62.1.
  2. [S39] 1920 Federal Census, unknown repository address.