Susan Mills Holcombe1

b. 28 November 1834
     Seaver lists Susan as a daughter of Hubert V.C. Holcombe; however, the birthdates indicate she is a sibling and McPherson lists her as such. Susan Mills Holcombe was born on 28 November 1834. She was the daughter of Dr. Vincent W. Holcombe and Susannah Mills. Susan Mills Holcombe married Albert Hull, son of George Hull Lt. Gov., on 28 November 1862.

Child of Susan Mills Holcombe and Albert Hull

Citations

  1. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 133.1/Item A-8-1-2-9-4-1-6.

Miriam Alderman1

b. circa 1768, d. 1832
     Miriam Alderman was born circa 1768.1 She was the daughter of Joseph Alderman Jr. and Keziah Holcombe.1 Miriam Alderman died in 1832.1

Citations

  1. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 527.

Eunice Anise Squires

b. circa 1829
     Eunice Anise Squires was born circa 1829 at CT.1 She married Hubert Vincent Clairbone Holcombe, son of Dr. Vincent W. Holcombe and Susannah Mills, on 16 August 1852.

Citations

  1. [S38] 1860 Federal Census, unknown repository address.

Mary Jane Hill

b. circa 1839
     Mary Jane Hill was born circa 1839 at CT.1 She married Hubert Vincent Clairbone Holcombe, son of Dr. Vincent W. Holcombe and Susannah Mills, on 6 September 1865.

Citations

  1. [S68] 1870 Federal Census, unknown repository address.

Clifford Heebner Holcombe

b. 6 October 1866
     Clifford Heebner Holcombe was born on 6 October 1866. He was the son of Charles Clifford Holcombe and Agnes Whiton Brown.

Albert Hull

     Albert Hull was the son of George Hull Lt. Gov. Albert Hull married Susan Mills Holcombe, daughter of Dr. Vincent W. Holcombe and Susannah Mills, on 28 November 1862.

Child of Albert Hull and Susan Mills Holcombe

Elizabeth Hull1

b. 4 November 1863
     Elizabeth Hull was born on 4 November 1863 at New Boston, MA. She was the daughter of Albert Hull and Susan Mills Holcombe.

Citations

  1. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 133.1/Item A-8-1-2-9-4-1-6-1.

George Hull Lt. Gov.

Child of George Hull Lt. Gov.

Eunice Ormsby

b. 4 May 1809, d. 26 April 1885
Eunice (Ormsby) Holcombe
photo courtesy of Steve Watrous
     Eunice Ormsby was born on 4 May 1809 at NY. She married Horace Holcombe, son of Alvin T. Holcombe and Mary Mather. Eunice Ormsby died on 26 April 1885 at age 75. She was buried at New Ohio Cemetery, North Colesville, Broome Co., NY.

Children of Eunice Ormsby and Horace Holcombe

Mary Holcombe

b. circa 1827
     Mary Holcombe was born circa 1827 at NY.1 She was the daughter of Horace Holcombe and Eunice Ormsby.

Citations

  1. [S67] 1850 Federal Census,, On-line Database.

Leroy Holcombe

b. circa August 1829, d. 31 December 1853
Leroy Holcombe
photo courtesy of Steve Watrous
     Leroy Holcombe was born circa August 1829 at NY.1 He was the son of Horace Holcombe and Eunice Ormsby. Leroy Holcombe died on 31 December 1853. He was buried at New Ohio Cemetery, North Colesville, Broome Co., NY.

Citations

  1. [S67] 1850 Federal Census,, On-line Database.

Sarah (Sally) M. Holcombe

b. circa 1830
     Sarah (Sally) M. Holcombe was born circa 1830 at NY.1 She was the daughter of Horace Holcombe and Eunice Ormsby.

Citations

  1. [S67] 1850 Federal Census,, On-line Database.

Julia A. Holcombe

b. 1834
     Julia A. Holcombe was born in 1834 at NY. She was the daughter of Horace Holcombe and Eunice Ormsby.

Gilbert Holcombe

b. 1837
     Gilbert Holcombe was born in 1837 at NY. He was the son of Horace Holcombe and Eunice Ormsby.

William H. Holcombe

b. 30 September 1838, d. 23 June 1869
William H. Holcombe
photo courtesy of Steve Watrous
     William H. Holcombe was born on 30 September 1838 at NY. He was the son of Horace Holcombe and Eunice Ormsby. William H. Holcombe married Theresa Ward in 1858. William H. Holcombe died on 23 June 1869 at age 30. He was buried at New Ohio Cemetery, North Colesville, Broome Co., NY.

William H. and Theresa were enumerated in the 1865 Colesville, Broome Co., NY state census. He was 25 she was 27. Children in the household were William R. 6, Eunice R. 4, and Albert E. 2 years 10 months.

Children of William H. Holcombe and Theresa Ward

Lucy Holcombe

b. 1841
     Lucy Holcombe was born in 1841 at NY. She was the daughter of Horace Holcombe and Eunice Ormsby.

Emily Holcombe

b. 1844
     Emily Holcombe was born in 1844 at NY. She was the daughter of Horace Holcombe and Eunice Ormsby.

Alvin Holcombe1,2

b. 10 October 1804, d. 3 September 1877
Alvin Holcombe
photo courtesy of Steve Watrous
     Alvin Holcombe was born on 10 October 1804 at Granville, Hampden Co., MA. He was the son of Alvin T. Holcombe and Mary Mather. Alvin Holcombe married Lucy Watrous, daughter of David Watrous and Patty Church, on 10 May 1828. Alvin Holcombe married Sally Ann Watrous, daughter of David Watrous and Patty Church, on 23 August 1841 at NY. Alvin Holcombe died on 3 September 1877 at North Colesville, Broome Co., NY, at age 72. He was buried at New Ohio Cemetery, North Colesville, Broome Co., NY.

Alvin is recorded in the 1850 Colesville, Broome Co., NY, federal census, page 36, with extended family as a farmer. He was 45, she was 35. Father Alvin T. was 81, brother Lewis was 39, daughter Lucy L. 18, Elizabeth 15, George 12, Milo 6, Daniel 4, Albert 3.


Alvin and Sally were enumerated in the 1860 Colesville, Broome Co., NY, federal census, page 26. He was a farmer, age 55; she was 44. Children in the household were George 22, Milo 16, David 14, Olive 4, and Mother-in-law Patty Watrous, 62.


Alvin and Sally A. were enumerated in the 1870 Colesville, Broome Co., NY, federal census, page 33. He was a farmer age 66, she was 55. Children in the household were Milo 25, Amelia 18, David 23, and Olive 14.


Additional information on Alvin and his descendants is in a letter from Steven Watrous, Springville, Utah. He cites extensive census records and correspondence.

Children of Alvin Holcombe and Lucy Watrous

Children of Alvin Holcombe and Sally Ann Watrous

Citations

  1. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 133.2/Item A-8-1-2-9-4-3.
  2. [S23] Jesse Seaver, The Holcomb(e) Genealogy, Page 60.

Lucy Watrous

b. 11 July 1811, d. 31 January 1840
Lucy (Watrous) Holcombe
photo courtesy of Steve Watrous
     Lucy Watrous was born on 11 July 1811 at Granby, Hartford Co., CT. She was the daughter of David Watrous and Patty Church. Lucy Watrous married Alvin Holcombe, son of Alvin T. Holcombe and Mary Mather, on 10 May 1828. Lucy Watrous died on 31 January 1840 at Colesville, Broome Co., NY, at age 28. She was buried at New Ohio Cemetery, North Colesville, Broome Co., NY.

Children of Lucy Watrous and Alvin Holcombe

David Watrous

b. 1784
     David Watrous was born in 1784 at CT. He married Patty Church.

Children of David Watrous and Patty Church

Sally Ann Watrous

b. 11 November 1815, d. 5 March 1886
Sally Ann (Watrous) Holcombe
photo courtesy of Steve Watrous
     Sally Ann Watrous was born on 11 November 1815 at Hartland, Hartford Co., CT. She was the daughter of David Watrous and Patty Church. Sally Ann Watrous married Alvin Holcombe, son of Alvin T. Holcombe and Mary Mather, on 23 August 1841 at NY. Sally Ann Watrous died on 5 March 1886 at Colesville, Broome Co., NY, at age 70. She was buried at New Ohio Cemetery, North Colesville, Broome Co., NY.

Children of Sally Ann Watrous and Alvin Holcombe

Violet Holcombe

b. 22 September 1830, d. 1906
     Violet Holcombe was born on 22 September 1830 at NY.1 She was the daughter of Alvin Holcombe and Lucy Watrous. Violet Holcombe died in 1906.

Additional information on Violet and her descendants is in a letter from Steven Watrous, Springville, Utah. He cites extensive census records and correspondence.

Violet and Olias were enumerated in the 1860 Colesville, Broome Co., NY, federal census, page 26, next door to her parents. Olias was a farmer, age 37; she was 28. Children in the household were Ella 7, Clifton 5, Hubert 3, and Caroline, 8/12.

Children of Violet Holcombe and Olias Darrin

Citations

  1. [S38] 1860 Federal Census, unknown repository address.

Lydia A. Holcombe

b. 2 July 1833, d. 25 January 1846
Lydia A. Holcombe
photo courtesy of Steve Watrous
     Lydia A. Holcombe was born on 2 July 1833. She was the daughter of Alvin Holcombe and Lucy Watrous. Lydia A. Holcombe died on 25 January 1846 at Colesville, Broome Co., NY, at age 12. She was buried at New Ohio Cemetery, North Colesville, Broome Co., NY.

Elizabeth M. Holcombe

b. 28 April 1834, d. 18 March 1886
Egbert A. and Elizabeth M. (Holcombe) Baker
photo courtesy of Steve Watrous
     Elizabeth M. Holcombe was born on 28 April 1834 at Colesville, Broome Co., NY. She was the daughter of Alvin Holcombe and Lucy Watrous. Elizabeth M. Holcombe married Egbert A. Baker in 1856. Elizabeth M. Holcombe died on 18 March 1886 at age 51. She was buried at New Ohio Cemetery, North Colesville, Broome Co., NY.

Additional information on Elizabeth and her descendants is in a letter from Steven Watrous, Springville, Utah. He cites extensive census records and correspondence.

Child of Elizabeth M. Holcombe and Egbert A. Baker

Egbert A. Baker

b. 24 August 1837, d. 23 June 1908
     Egbert A. Baker was born on 24 August 1837. He married Elizabeth M. Holcombe, daughter of Alvin Holcombe and Lucy Watrous, in 1856. Egbert A. Baker died on 23 June 1908 at age 70. He was buried at New Ohio Cemetery, North Colesville, Broome Co., NY.

Child of Egbert A. Baker and Elizabeth M. Holcombe

George A. Holcombe

b. 6 October 1837, d. 1917
George A. Holcombe
photo by Steve Watrous
     George A. Holcombe was born on 6 October 1837 at Colesville, Broome Co., NY. He was the son of Alvin Holcombe and Lucy Watrous. George A. Holcombe married Eunice Ann Warner, daughter of John Warner and Deborah Miller, in 1861. George A. Holcombe died in 1917. He was buried at New Ohio Cemetery, North Colesville, Broome Co., NY.

Additional information on George and his descendants is in a letter from Steven Watrous, Springville, Utah. He cites extensive census records and correspondence.

Children of George A. Holcombe and Eunice Ann Warner

Eunice Ann Warner

b. 1841, d. 1904
     Eunice Ann Warner was born in 1841. She was the daughter of John Warner and Deborah Miller. Eunice Ann Warner married George A. Holcombe, son of Alvin Holcombe and Lucy Watrous, in 1861. Eunice Ann Warner died in 1904. She was buried at New Ohio Cemetery, North Colesville, Broome Co., NY.

Children of Eunice Ann Warner and George A. Holcombe

Estelle Holcombe

b. 1869
     Estelle Holcombe was born in 1869. She was the daughter of George A. Holcombe and Eunice Ann Warner.

Myron Holcombe

b. 31 October 1841, d. 9 November 1845
Myron Holcombe
photo courtesy of Steve Watrous
     Myron Holcombe was born on 31 October 1841 at Colesville, Broome Co., NY. He was the son of Alvin Holcombe and Sally Ann Watrous. Myron Holcombe died on 9 November 1845 at Colesville, Broome Co., NY, at age 4. He was buried at New Ohio Cemetery, North Colesville, Broome Co., NY.

Milo Holcombe

b. 28 January 1844
     Milo Holcombe was born on 28 January 1844 at Colesville, Broome Co., NY. He was the son of Alvin Holcombe and Sally Ann Watrous. Milo Holcombe married Amelia Manville in 1869.

Additional information on Milo and his descendants is in a letter from Steven Watrous, Springville, Utah. He cites extensive census records and correspondence.

Children of Milo Holcombe and Amelia Manville

Amelia Manville

     Amelia Manville married Milo Holcombe, son of Alvin Holcombe and Sally Ann Watrous, in 1869.

Children of Amelia Manville and Milo Holcombe

David W. Holcombe

b. 18 September 1845, d. 3 May 1888
David W. Holcombe
photo courtesy of Steve Watrous
     David W. Holcombe was born on 18 September 1845 at Colesville, Broome Co., NY. He was the son of Alvin Holcombe and Sally Ann Watrous. David W. Holcombe married Liveria Dyer, daughter of Charels Dyer and Phebe Sherwood, in 1874. David W. Holcombe died on 3 May 1888 at age 42. He was buried at New Ohio Cemetery, North Colesville, Broome Co., NY.

Albert H. Holcombe

b. 11 April 1848, d. 7 April 1859
     Birth and death dates are from Seaver. Steven Watrous, Springville, Utah, suggests that Albert was born in 1847 and died 1861, based on the gravestone inscription, but cautions that, it could have been misread because the 1855 State census and 1860 US census do not show him in the household. Albert H. Holcombe was born on 11 April 1848 at NY. He was the son of Alvin Holcombe and Sally Ann Watrous. Albert H. Holcombe died on 7 April 1859 at Colesville, Broome Co., NY, at age 10. He was buried at North Colesville, Broome Co., NY.

Olive Holcombe

b. 23 May 1856
     Olive Holcombe was born on 23 May 1856 at Broome Co., NY. She was the daughter of Alvin Holcombe and Sally Ann Watrous. Olive Holcombe married Edgar Hicks in 1877.

Richard Holcombe

b. 7 July 1810, d. 15 May 1814
     Richard Holcombe was born on 7 July 1810 at Granville, Hampden Co., MA. He was the son of Alvin T. Holcombe and Mary Mather. Richard Holcombe died on 15 May 1814 at age 3.

Lucinda Miller

b. circa 1778, d. 19 March 1852
     Lucinda Miller was born circa 1778 at MA; Information obviously from census records. She married Asa Holcombe, son of Ezra Holcombe and Phoebe Gillet, on 20 November 1794.1 Lucinda Miller died on 19 March 1852 at Spring, Crawford Co., PA.2

Children of Lucinda Miller and Asa Holcombe

Citations

  1. [S406] Beulah Warner Russon, Banyan Tree, Page 10.
  2. [S808] Robert Eric Holcomb, "James Holcombe."

Asa Holcombe1

b. 20 July 1804
     Asa Holcombe was born on 20 July 1804 at Granby, Hartford Co., CT.2 He was the son of Asa Holcombe and Lucinda Miller. Asa Holcombe married Fanny Orcutt, daughter of (?) Orcutt, on 26 February 1833.

Asa III moved from near Lake Champlain in NY about 1835 to Rundell Springs Twp., Crawford Co., PA where he is recorded as farmer with family in the 1850 census.


Asa and Fanny were enumerated in the 1860 Spring Twp., Crawford Co., PA, federal census. He was a farmer age 50, she was 45. Children in the household were Sophronia 16, Viola 13, Lura 8, Eva 6, Ella 4, Hiram 21, Orson 11; father Asa age 82 was also in the household.


Asa and Fanny were enumerated in the 1870 Corneautville, Spring Twp. Crawford Co., PA, federal census. He was a farmer, age 65, she was 56. There were enumerated near his brother Luman and his son John. Also enumerated in the household was Mr. Farr and his wife Sophronia, apparently their daughter and her husband. Also enumerated next door was Amos Proctor and his wife Almira 21, born in PA, probably another daughter.

From the History of Crawford County, Pennsylvania, by Francis Newton Thorpe:

ASA HOLCOMB, retired farmer, P. O. Rundell's, is a native of Connecticut, born July 20, 1804; son of Asa and Lucinda (Miller) Holcomb, also natives of Connecticut, and parents of ten children. They came to this county in 1836. Asa Holcomb, Sr., was a farmer. Our subject, the third in the family, was married February 26, 1833, to Fanny Orcutt, a native of Wendell, Franklin Co., Mass., and daughter of John and Polly Orcutt. To this union were born eleven children, six now living: Almeda C., wife of J. Wood; Hiram J., married to Isabella South'wick; Almira, wife of William Matthews; Sophronia, wife of Z. B. Farr; Viola, wife of George H. Brown, and Lura, wife of George Gates. Our subject has always followed farming pursuits and
has accumulated 150 acres of land by hard work and economy on the part of both himself and wife. In politics he is a strong Republican.

Children of Asa Holcombe and Fanny Orcutt

Citations

  1. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 133.2/Item A-8-1-2-9-5-2.
  2. [S361] Michael C. Holcomb, Holcombes in Ashtabula.

Wealthy Holcombe

b. 30 May 1807, d. 14 November 1871
     Wealthy Holcombe was also known as Wealthanna Holcombe.1 She was born on 30 May 1807 at Granby, Hartford Co., CT.2,1 She was the daughter of Asa Holcombe and Lucinda Miller. Wealthy Holcombe married Lewis Offensend, son of Matthias Offensend and Polly (?), in 1825.1 Wealthy Holcombe died on 14 November 1871 at Summerhill, Crawford Co., PA, at age 64.1


Lewis moved with his parents from Connecticut to Washington Co., NY. In about 1829 he moved with his family to Crawford Co., PA 3.

It is said that once when an Indian attack was expected momentarily, Wealthanna, a small girl, was concealed under a huge soap kettle for twenty four hours. 3

Lewis and Wealthana were enumerated in the 1850 Conneautville, Crawford Co., PA, federal census, dwelling 120, family 126. He was a farmer, age 45, born in CT; she was 43, born in NY. Children in the household were Amos 25 a boatman, Polly A. 23, Asa 21, Phylura 18, Adelia 16, Wealthanna (actually name illegible) 14, Caroline 11, Lewis 8, Emily J. 6, and Oliver 5/12.


Children of Wealthy Holcombe and Lewis Offensend

Citations

  1. [S406] Beulah Warner Russon, Banyan Tree, Page 11.
  2. [S361] Michael C. Holcomb, Holcombes in Ashtabula.
  3. [S406] Beulah Warner Russon, Banyan Tree.
  4. [S406] Beulah Warner Russon, Banyan Tree, Page 75.
  5. [S406] Beulah Warner Russon, Banyan Tree, Page 76.

Luman Holcombe1,2

b. circa 1810
     Luman Holcombe was born circa 1810 at NY.3 He was the son of Asa Holcombe and Lucinda Miller. Luman Holcombe married Achsah Sanders.

Luman moved from near Lake Champlain in NY to Rundell Springs Twp., Crawford Co., PA about 1835 with his brothers Asa and William, where he owned a farm on which he lived until his death. He is recorded as farmer, with family in 1850 census of Rundell.


Luman and A. D. were enumerated in the 1870 Cormeantville, Spring Twp., Crawford Co., PA, federal census. He was a farmer age 60, she was 54. The only child in the household was O. H. 18. Son JJ was enumerated next door, and brother Asa was next to him.

Children of Luman Holcombe and Achsah Sanders

Citations

  1. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 133.2/Item A-8-1-2-9-5-4.
  2. [S23] Jesse Seaver, The Holcomb(e) Genealogy, Page 60.
  3. [S361] Michael C. Holcomb, Holcombes in Ashtabula.

William Holcombe

b. 1816, d. 22 September 1861
     William Holcombe was born in 1816 at NY. He was the son of Asa Holcombe and Lucinda Miller. William Holcombe married Sarah Adaline Temple, daughter of Robert Temple and Eliza Allen, on 20 November 1838. William Holcombe died on 22 September 1861 at Conneautville, Crawford Co., PA.1

Billie Holcombe (bholcomb @ holjeron.com) is filling in the details on descendants of William. The source of this information is the 1850 and 1860 census of PA from Betty Kovac, and Annette Lynch at the Crawford County Genealogical Society.


William and Sarah were enumerated in the 1860 Conneautville, Conneaut Twp., Crawford Co., PA, federal census. He was a farmer, age 32, she was 24. Children in the household were Emalissa 5, Ida J. 4, William H. 3, and Theodore 6 months.

Children of William Holcombe and Sarah Adaline Temple

Citations

  1. [S179] James Pickering, Flora Bronson White Justin Leiber, "unknown short article title."
  2. [S810] Edwin W. Strickland II, William Buell, 1-8, page 304.

Almira Holcombe

     Almira Holcombe was born at NY.1 She was the daughter of Asa Holcombe and Lucinda Miller.

Citations

  1. [S361] Michael C. Holcomb, Holcombes in Ashtabula.

Fanny Orcutt

b. circa 1816
     Last name is based on a story by Flora Holcombe Bronson. Fanny Orcutt was born circa 1816 at MA. She was the daughter of (?) Orcutt. Fanny Orcutt married Asa Holcombe, son of Asa Holcombe and Lucinda Miller, on 26 February 1833.

Children of Fanny Orcutt and Asa Holcombe

Lucinda Holcombe

b. circa 1833
     Lucinda Holcombe was born circa 1833 at NY.1 She was the daughter of Asa Holcombe and Fanny Orcutt.

Citations

  1. [S67] 1850 Federal Census,, On-line Database.

Almedia Holcombe

b. circa 1835
     Almedia Holcombe married J. Wood. Almedia Holcombe was born circa 1835 at NY.1 She was the daughter of Asa Holcombe and Fanny Orcutt.

Citations

  1. [S67] 1850 Federal Census,, On-line Database.

Herman Holcombe

b. circa 1837
     Herman Holcombe was born circa 1837 at PA.1 He was the son of Asa Holcombe and Fanny Orcutt.

Citations

  1. [S67] 1850 Federal Census,, On-line Database.