Denton E. Holcombe

b. 5 August 1877, d. 9 August 1878
     Denton E. Holcombe was born on 5 August 1877. He was the son of Mahlon A. Holcombe and Mary M. Boothe. Denton E. Holcombe died on 9 August 1878 at age 1.

Eunice Morse

b. 1745, d. 8 December 1767
     Eunice Morse was born in 1745. She was the daughter of Solomon Morse and Elizabeth Fenn. Eunice Morse married Amasa Holcombe, son of David Holcombe and Sarah Slater. Eunice Morse died on 8 December 1767.

Children of Eunice Morse and Amasa Holcombe

Citations

  1. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 73.1.

Eunice Holcombe1

b. 19 October 1763, d. 10 April 1852
     Eunice Holcombe was born on 19 October 1763. She was the daughter of Amasa Holcombe and Eunice Morse. Eunice Holcombe married Joseph Dyer on 27 April 1784 at Granby, Hartford Co., CT.2,3 Eunice Holcombe died on 10 April 1852 at age 88.4

McPherson says she married Jared Barber; Granby Town Records say she married Joseph Dyer.

Children of Eunice Holcombe and Joseph Dyer

Citations

  1. [S65] Deanna Holcomb Bowman Thomas Holcomb and other Simsbury, Connecticut Settlers, Vol. II:Pg. 82/Item 45831.
  2. [S66] Mark Williams Granby VR, Page 253.
  3. [S178] Christina Bailey and Lorraine Cook White, Barbour: Granby, Page 92.
  4. [S161] Carol A. Laun, Granby Center Cemetery, Page 112.

William Holcombe

b. 1765
     William Holcombe was born in 1765. He was the son of Amasa Holcombe and Eunice Morse.

Amassa Holcombe II1,2

b. 1769
     Amassa Holcombe II was born in 1769. He was the son of Amasa Holcombe and Lois Heath. Amassa Holcombe II married Abigail Elton.

Moved to Trumbell Co., OH. McPherson indicates there were seven children, but omits numbers five and six, placing Lucius seventh.3

Children of Amassa Holcombe II and Abigail Elton

Citations

  1. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 73.1/Item A-4-5-7-4-4.
  2. [S65] Deanna Holcomb Bowman Thomas Holcomb and other Simsbury, Connecticut Settlers, Vol. II:Pg. 82/Item 45834.
  3. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, page 73.1.

Timothy Holcombe1,2

b. 1777
     Timothy Holcombe was born in 1777. He was the son of Amasa Holcombe and Lois Heath. Timothy Holcombe married Betsy Gatch.

Timothy is recorded in the 1860 census of New Lyme, District #8, Ashtabula Co., OH, as a "retired farmer" owning real estate $1,500 to $3,000, he and wife, Betsy, each being shown in 1860 as 83 years old.

Children of Timothy Holcombe and Betsy Gatch

Citations

  1. [S65] Deanna Holcomb Bowman Thomas Holcomb and other Simsbury, Connecticut Settlers, Vol. II:Pg. 82/Item 45835.
  2. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 74.2/Item A-4-5-7-4-5.
  3. [S361] Michael C. Holcomb, Holcombes in Ashtabula.

Loris Holcombe

     Loris Holcombe was the daughter of Amasa Holcombe and Lois Heath.

Clarissa Holcombe

     Clarissa Holcombe was the daughter of Amasa Holcombe and Lois Heath.

Riley Holcombe1,2

b. circa 1784, d. 10 August 1864
     Riley Holcombe was born circa 1784 at CT. He was the son of Amasa Holcombe and Lois Heath. Riley Holcombe married Esther Stone. Riley Holcombe married Polly (?) Riley Holcombe died on 10 August 1864 at Bloomington, McLean Co., IL. He was buried at McLean Co., IL.

Riley moved from CT to Sheldon, Wyoming Co., NY where he bought land and cleared a farm; later moved to Bloomington where his last years were spent in the home of his son, Bird.

Citations

  1. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 75.1/Item A-4-5-7-4-9.
  2. [S65] Deanna Holcomb Bowman Thomas Holcomb and other Simsbury, Connecticut Settlers, Vol. II:Pg. 82/Item 45838.

Abigail Elton

b. 1769, d. 1851
     Abigail Elton was born in 1769. She married Amassa Holcombe II, son of Amasa Holcombe and Lois Heath. Abigail Elton died in 1851.

Children of Abigail Elton and Amassa Holcombe II

Joseph Dyer

b. 17 March 1758, d. 11 November 1848
     Joseph enlisted in Capt. Lebbeus Ball's company, Col. William Shepard's Massachusetts regiment; engaged in battle of Monmouth. In 1818 he was allowed a pension. Joseph Dyer was born on 17 March 1758 at England.1 He married Eunice Holcombe, daughter of Amasa Holcombe and Eunice Morse, on 27 April 1784 at Granby, Hartford Co., CT.2,3 Joseph Dyer died on 11 November 1848 at Granby, Hartford Co., CT, at age 90.1,3

Children of Joseph Dyer and Eunice Holcombe

Citations

  1. [S161] Carol A. Laun, Granby Center Cemetery, Page 112.
  2. [S66] Mark Williams Granby VR, Page 253.
  3. [S178] Christina Bailey and Lorraine Cook White, Barbour: Granby, Page 92.

Joseph Dyer Jr.

b. 3 January 1790, d. January 1795
     Joseph Dyer Jr. was born on 3 January 1790 at Granby, Hartford Co., CT.1,2 He was the son of Joseph Dyer and Eunice Holcombe. Joseph Dyer Jr. died in January 1795 at Granby, Hartford Co., CT.1,2

Citations

  1. [S161] Carol A. Laun, Granby Center Cemetery, Page 112.
  2. [S178] Christina Bailey and Lorraine Cook White, Barbour: Granby, Page 92.

Joseph Dyer II

b. 18 August 1795
     Joseph Dyer II was born on 18 August 1795 at Granby, Hartford Co., CT.1 He was the son of Joseph Dyer and Eunice Holcombe.

Citations

  1. [S178] Christina Bailey and Lorraine Cook White, Barbour: Granby, Page 92.

Nancy Dyer

b. 20 December 1799
     Nancy Dyer was born on 20 December 1799 at Granby, Hartford Co., CT.1 She was the daughter of Joseph Dyer and Eunice Holcombe.

Citations

  1. [S178] Christina Bailey and Lorraine Cook White, Barbour: Granby, Page 92.

Polly Dyer

b. 15 August 1791
     Mary and Polly are probably the same person, DAR records show Mary's birth as 1794; Bowman shows 1791. Polly Dyer was born on 15 August 1791 at Granby, Hartford Co., CT.1 She was the daughter of Joseph Dyer and Eunice Holcombe.

Citations

  1. [S178] Christina Bailey and Lorraine Cook White, Barbour: Granby, Page 92.

Thomas Dyer

b. 17 April 1785
     Thomas Dyer was born on 17 April 1785 at Granby, Hartford Co., CT.1 He was the son of Joseph Dyer and Eunice Holcombe.

Citations

  1. [S178] Christina Bailey and Lorraine Cook White, Barbour: Granby, Page 92.

George J. Dyer

b. 9 January 1802
     George J. Dyer was born on 9 January 1802 at Granby, Hartford Co., CT.1 He was the son of Joseph Dyer and Eunice Holcombe.

Citations

  1. [S178] Christina Bailey and Lorraine Cook White, Barbour: Granby, Page 92.

Henry Dyer

b. 3 January 1788
     Henry Dyer was born on 3 January 1788 at Granby, Hartford Co., CT.1 He was the son of Joseph Dyer and Eunice Holcombe.

Citations

  1. [S178] Christina Bailey and Lorraine Cook White, Barbour: Granby, Page 92.

John Dyer

b. 11 September 1798, d. 15 September 1798
     John Dyer was born on 11 September 1798 at Granby, Hartford Co., CT.1,2 He was the son of Joseph Dyer and Eunice Holcombe. John Dyer died on 15 September 1798 at Granby, Hartford Co., CT.1,2

Citations

  1. [S161] Carol A. Laun, Granby Center Cemetery, Page 112.
  2. [S178] Christina Bailey and Lorraine Cook White, Barbour: Granby, Page 92.

Marlin Holcombe1,2

b. 1798
     Marlin Holcombe was also known as Merlin Holcombe. He was born in 1798. He was the son of Amassa Holcombe II and Abigail Elton. Marlin Holcombe married Olive Peet in 1828.

Marlin "Merlin" is recorded in the 1850 census of New Canaan, Litchfield Co., CT, as a farmer and in the 1860 census of Vernon, Trumbull Co., OH, then living with the family of Lucius Holcombe.

Children of Marlin Holcombe and Olive Peet

Citations

  1. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 73.1/Item A-4-5-7-4-4-1.
  2. [S65] Deanna Holcomb Bowman Thomas Holcomb and other Simsbury, Connecticut Settlers, Vol. II:Pg. 82/Item 458341.

Niles Holcombe

     Niles Holcombe was the son of Amassa Holcombe II and Abigail Elton.

Mary Holcombe1,2

b. 18 December 1806, d. 5 March 1867
     Mary Holcombe was born on 18 December 1806 at Litchfield Co., CT.3 She was the daughter of Amassa Holcombe II and Abigail Elton. Mary Holcombe married George Buell, son of Truman Buell and Nancy Hinman, on 28 November 1836 at Cromwell, Middlesex Co., CT.4 Mary Holcombe died on 5 March 1867 at Johnston, Trumbull Co., OH, at age 60.5 She was buried at Johnston Township Cemetery, Johnston, Trumbull Co., OH.

McPherson indicates that Mary and George had at least eight children, James being the eighth.

Children of Mary Holcombe and George Buell

Citations

  1. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 73.1/Item A-4-5-7-4-4-3.
  2. [S65] Deanna Holcomb Bowman Thomas Holcomb and other Simsbury, Connecticut Settlers, Vol. II:Pg. 82/Item 458343.
  3. [S361] Michael C. Holcomb, Holcombes in Ashtabula.
  4. [S810] Edwin W. Strickland II, William Buell, 1-8, page 268.
  5. [S807] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com, memorial ID 61418371.

Amassa Holcombe

     Bowman makes a huge leap here, assuming that this Amassa whom McPherson lists as the fourth child which would place him in the early 1800's is the same Amassa as in the Granby Town Records born in 1787 that married Gillet Kendall in 1808. Amassa Holcombe was the son of Amassa Holcombe II and Abigail Elton.

Lucius Holcombe1

b. circa 1812, d. 7 October 1899
     Lucius Holcombe was born circa 1812 at Litchfield Co., CT.2 He was the son of Amassa Holcombe II and Abigail Elton. Lucius Holcombe married Orra Harris in 1837 at CT. Lucius Holcombe died on 7 October 1899 at Vernon, Trumbull Co., OH.

Lucius moved to Prkman, Geauga Co., OH, in 1834 and in 1834 to Johnson twp., Trumbull Co., OH, whee he had Ct. friends and there bought land. Learning he could earn money faster to pay for this land by working in Ct. he returned there in 1835 and remained until 1837, when he returned to Johnston Twp. In 1850 he bought a farm at Vernon, trumbull co., OH. In the 1850 and 1860 cnesuses of Johnston Twp he was living with his family, a farmer owning real estate, $3,600 to $4,520. In 1860 his borther Marlin was living in Lucius' home.

Children of Lucius Holcombe and Orra Harris

Citations

  1. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 73.2/Item A-4-5-7-4-4-7.
  2. [S361] Michael C. Holcomb, Holcombes in Ashtabula.

Olive Peet

     Olive Peet also went by the name of Polly Peet. She was born at CT. She married Dr. Oliver Root, son of Oliver Root and Anna Holcombe, on 28 February 1815.1 Olive Peet married Marlin Holcombe, son of Amassa Holcombe II and Abigail Elton, in 1828.

Children of Olive Peet and Dr. Oliver Root

Children of Olive Peet and Marlin Holcombe

Citations

  1. [S392] William Webster and Melville Webster, Gov. John Webster, Page 166.

Ida Ellen Bush

b. September 1856
     Ida Ellen Bush was born in September 1856 at PA.1 She married K. Jay Holcombe, son of Benjamin S. Holcombe and Lois Delight Chappell, circa 1876.

Child of Ida Ellen Bush and K. Jay Holcombe

Citations

  1. [S35] 1900 Federal Census, unknown repository address.

Jerome Holcombe1

b. 12 October 1830
     Jerome operated a chain of hotels at Canaan, Winsted, Hartford and East Haddam, Ct on the Connecticut river. He helped haul stone on boats drawn along the tow path by oxen to build Christ's Episcopal Church, Canaan. Moved from Connecticut to Scranton, Pa. Jerome Holcombe was born on 12 October 1830 at CT. He was the son of Marlin Holcombe and Olive Peet. Jerome Holcombe married Lucia Dunning, daughter of Hawley Dunning and Sarah G. Porter.

Children of Jerome Holcombe and Lucia Dunning

Citations

  1. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 73.1/Item A-4-5-7-4-4-1-1.

Isabel Holcombe1

b. 1832
     Isabel Holcombe was born in 1832 at CT.2 She was the daughter of Marlin Holcombe and Olive Peet.

Children of Isabel Holcombe and Lyman Dunning

Citations

  1. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 73/Item A-4-5-7-4-4-1-2.
  2. [S361] Michael C. Holcomb, Holcombes in Ashtabula.

Lucia Dunning

     Lucia Dunning was the daughter of Hawley Dunning and Sarah G. Porter. Lucia Dunning married Jerome Holcombe, son of Marlin Holcombe and Olive Peet.

Children of Lucia Dunning and Jerome Holcombe

Edward D. Holcombe

b. 14 November 1852, d. 27 August 1911
     Died unmarried. Edward D. Holcombe was born on 14 November 1852. He was the son of Jerome Holcombe and Lucia Dunning. Edward D. Holcombe died on 27 August 1911 at age 58.

Hawley D. Holcombe

b. 26 January 1856, d. 28 February 1856
     Hawley D. Holcombe was born on 26 January 1856. He was the son of Jerome Holcombe and Lucia Dunning. Hawley D. Holcombe died on 28 February 1856.

James W. Holcombe

b. 6 December 1857, d. 1 December 1860
     James W. Holcombe was born on 6 December 1857. He was the son of Jerome Holcombe and Lucia Dunning. James W. Holcombe died on 1 December 1860 at age 2.

Sarah P. Holcombe1

b. 6 May 1860
     Sarah moved in 1885 as a widow to Scranton, PA to live with her father. Sarah P. Holcombe was born on 6 May 1860. She was the daughter of Jerome Holcombe and Lucia Dunning.

Child of Sarah P. Holcombe and Samuel Hamilton II

Citations

  1. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 73.1/Item A-4-5-7-4-4-1-1-4.

Lyman R. Holcombe

b. 6 November 1862, d. 12 January 1919
     Died unmarried. Lyman R. Holcombe was born on 6 November 1862. He was the son of Jerome Holcombe and Lucia Dunning. Lyman R. Holcombe died on 12 January 1919 at age 56.

Hugh Franklin Holcombe

b. 7 January 1869
     Hugh Franklin Holcombe was born on 7 January 1869. He was the son of Jerome Holcombe and Lucia Dunning. Hugh Franklin Holcombe lived at 651 Throop St., Dunmore, PA.

Adeline Belle Hamilton1

b. 20 October 1884
     Adeline Belle Hamilton was born on 20 October 1884 at Hartford, Hartford Co., CT. She was the daughter of Samuel Hamilton II and Sarah P. Holcombe. Adeline Belle Hamilton lived at 704 Harrison Ave., Scranton, PA.

Child of Adeline Belle Hamilton and Edwin C. Gronemeyer

Citations

  1. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 73.1/Item A-4-5-7-4-4-1-1-4-1.

Ellen Dunning Gronemeyer

b. 22 September 1916
     Ellen Dunning Gronemeyer was born on 22 September 1916 at Scranton, PA. She was the daughter of Edwin C. Gronemeyer and Adeline Belle Hamilton.

George S. Dunning

     George S. Dunning was the son of Lyman Dunning and Isabel Holcombe.

Mary Isabel Dunning

     Mary Isabel Dunning was the daughter of Lyman Dunning and Isabel Holcombe.

Ellen Holcomb Dunning

     Ellen Holcomb Dunning was the daughter of Lyman Dunning and Isabel Holcombe.

George Buell

b. 10 October 1809, d. 27 December 1869
     George Buell was born on 10 October 1809 at Litchfield, Litchfield Co., CT.1 He was the son of Truman Buell and Nancy Hinman.2,3 George Buell married Mary Holcombe, daughter of Amassa Holcombe II and Abigail Elton, on 28 November 1836 at Cromwell, Middlesex Co., CT.1 George Buell died on 27 December 1869 at Johnston, Trumbull Co., OH, at age 60.1 He was buried at Johnston Township Cemetery, Johnston, Trumbull Co., OH.4

Children of George Buell and Mary Holcombe

Citations

  1. [S810] Edwin W. Strickland II, William Buell, 1-8, page 268.
  2. [S810] Edwin W. Strickland II, William Buell, 1-8, page 197.
  3. [S810] Edwin W. Strickland II, William Buell, 1-8, page 196.
  4. [S807] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com, memorial ID 61418371.
  5. [S361] Michael C. Holcomb, Holcombes in Ashtabula.

Dr. James Kelley Buell1

b. 1 January 1843, d. 4 March 1933
     Dr. James Kelley Buell was born on 1 January 1843 at West Cornwall, Litchfield Co., CT. He was the son of George Buell and Mary Holcombe. Dr. James Kelley Buell married Susan Moran on 11 March 1869. Dr. James Kelley Buell died on 4 March 1933 at Youngstown, OH, at age 90.

James taught and later became a physician; enlisted and served in Co. B., 87th Ohio Volunteer Infantry in the War Between the States. McPherson indicates he had four children, of whom Bernard was fourth.

Child of Dr. James Kelley Buell and Susan Moran

Citations

  1. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 73.1/Item A-4-5-7-4-4-3-8.