Birdsey Holcombe1,2

b. 31 January 1807, d. 24 November 1886
     Birdsey Holcombe was born on 31 January 1807 at Sheldon, Wyoming Co., NY. He was the son of Riley Holcombe and Esther Stone. Birdsey Holcombe married Tirzah Humphrey, daughter of Dea. Theophilus Humphrey and Cynthea Hayden, on 6 October 1829 at Sheldon, Wyoming Co., NY. Birdsey Holcombe lived in 1883 at Bloomington, McLean Co., IL. He died on 24 November 1886 at Bloomington, McLean Co., IL, at age 79.

Children of Birdsey Holcombe and Tirzah Humphrey

Citations

  1. [S65] Deanna Holcomb Bowman Thomas Holcomb and other Simsbury, Connecticut Settlers, Vol. II:Pg. 83/Item 458388.
  2. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 75.1/Item A-4-5-7-4-9-8.

Polly (?)

d. 7 July 1855
     Polly (?) married Riley Holcombe, son of Amasa Holcombe and Lois Heath. Polly (?) died on 7 July 1855.

Jacob R. Holcombe

     Jacob R. Holcombe was born at IA. He was the son of Randolph Holcombe and Phebe (?)

Esther Holcombe

     Esther Holcombe was born at IA. She was the daughter of Randolph Holcombe and Phebe (?)

Caroline Holcombe

     Caroline Holcombe was born at IA. She was the daughter of Randolph Holcombe and Phebe (?)

Randolph Holcombe

     Randolph Holcombe was born at Sheldon, Wyoming Co., NY. He was the son of John Mortimer Holcombe and Sarah Hoard.

Birdsey Holcombe

     Birdsey Holcombe was born at Sheldon, Wyoming Co., NY. He was the son of John Mortimer Holcombe and Sarah Hoard.

Roswell Holcombe

     Roswell Holcombe was born at Sheldon, Wyoming Co., NY. He was the son of John Mortimer Holcombe and Sarah Hoard.

Caroline Holcombe

     Caroline Holcombe was born at Sheldon, Wyoming Co., NY. She was the daughter of John Mortimer Holcombe and Sarah Hoard.

Lewis Holcombe

     Lewis Holcombe was born at Sheldon, Wyoming Co., NY. He was the son of John Mortimer Holcombe and Sarah Hoard.

Emeline Holcombe

     Emeline Holcombe was born at Sheldon, Wyoming Co., NY. She was the daughter of John Mortimer Holcombe and Sarah Hoard.

Harlow Holcombe1

     A probable descendant, Harlow Holcombe, lived in Chicago, IL, near the time of McPherson (1947). Harlow Holcombe was born at Sheldon, Wyoming Co., NY. He was the son of John Mortimer Holcombe and Sarah Hoard.

Citations

  1. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 75.1/Item A-4-5-7-4-9-6-7.

Melissa Holcombe

     Melissa Holcombe was born at Sheldon, Wyoming Co., NY. She was the daughter of John Mortimer Holcombe and Sarah Hoard.

Mortimer Holcombe

     Mortimer married and moved to Seattle, WA. He had one sone with whom he lived at Seattle. The listing of a younger brother, as John Mortimer, who died a minor, confuses the reports ot the family's membership. Mortimer Holcombe was born at Sheldon, Wyoming Co., NY. He was the son of John Mortimer Holcombe and Sarah Hoard.

Edwin Ashley Holcombe

b. 19 April 1841
     Edwin Ashley Holcombe was born on 19 April 1841 at Sheldon, Wyoming Co., NY. He was the son of John Mortimer Holcombe and Sarah Hoard. Edwin Ashley Holcombe married Sarah Coughran at Sheldon, Wyoming Co., NY. Edwin Ashley Holcombe lived in June 1912 at Buffalo, Erie Co., NY.

Child of Edwin Ashley Holcombe and Sarah Coughran

John Mortimer Holcombe II

b. 6 October 1842
     John Mortimer Holcombe II was born on 6 October 1842 at Sheldon, Wyoming Co., NY. He was the son of John Mortimer Holcombe and Sarah Hoard.

Sarah Coughran

     Sarah Coughran was born at Attica, Wyoming Co., NY. She married Edwin Ashley Holcombe, son of John Mortimer Holcombe and Sarah Hoard, at Sheldon, Wyoming Co., NY.

Child of Sarah Coughran and Edwin Ashley Holcombe

Clara Bell Holcombe1

b. 12 May 1878
     Clara Bell Holcombe was born on 12 May 1878 at Attica, Wyoming Co., NY. She was the daughter of Edwin Ashley Holcombe and Sarah Coughran.

Child of Clara Bell Holcombe and Walter B. Prescott

Citations

  1. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 75.1/Item A-4-5-7-4-9-6-10-1.

Brainard Edward Prescott

b. 20 August 1910
     Brainard Edward Prescott was born on 20 August 1910. He was the son of Walter B. Prescott and Clara Bell Holcombe.

Tirzah Humphrey1

b. 5 October 1803, d. 11 September 1883
     Tirzah Humphrey was born on 5 October 1803. She was the daughter of Dea. Theophilus Humphrey and Cynthea Hayden. Tirzah Humphrey married Alvah Joy on 9 March 1825 at Candor, Tioga Co., NY. Tirzah Humphrey married Birdsey Holcombe, son of Riley Holcombe and Esther Stone, on 6 October 1829 at Sheldon, Wyoming Co., NY. Tirzah Humphrey died on 11 September 1883 at age 79.

Children of Tirzah Humphrey and Alvah Joy

Children of Tirzah Humphrey and Birdsey Holcombe

Citations

  1. [S275] Frederick Humphreys, Humphreys, Volume II, Page 440.
  2. [S275] Frederick Humphreys, Humphreys, Page 440.

Alvah Joy

d. 1828
     Alvah Joy married Tirzah Humphrey, daughter of Dea. Theophilus Humphrey and Cynthea Hayden, on 9 March 1825 at Candor, Tioga Co., NY. Alvah Joy died in 1828.

Children of Alvah Joy and Tirzah Humphrey

Citations

  1. [S275] Frederick Humphreys, Humphreys, Page 440.

Lorinda Holcombe

     Died age 16. Lorinda Holcombe was the daughter of Birdsey Holcombe and Tirzah Humphrey.

Electa Alvira Holcombe1

b. 1833, d. 1897
     Electa Alvira Holcombe was born in 1833. She was the daughter of Birdsey Holcombe and Tirzah Humphrey. Electa Alvira Holcombe married John A. Wilson on 5 September 1854 at McLean Co., IL. Electa Alvira Holcombe died in 1897.

In 1884 they were living in Bloomington, IL.

Child of Electa Alvira Holcombe and John A. Wilson

Citations

  1. [S104] DAR DAR Lineage book, Vol. 160/Item 159768.

James B. Holcombe

     James B. Holcombe was the son of Birdsey Holcombe and Tirzah Humphrey.

In 1884 they were living in Bloomington, IL.

Anna Holcombe1

     Anna Holcombe was the daughter of Birdsey Holcombe and Tirzah Humphrey.

In 1884 they wre living in Portland, Oregon.

Child of Anna Holcombe and Leander Cox

Citations

  1. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 75/Item A-4-5-7-4-9-8-4.

John A. Wilson

b. 1829, d. 1906
     John A. Wilson was born in 1829. He married Electa Alvira Holcombe, daughter of Birdsey Holcombe and Tirzah Humphrey, on 5 September 1854 at McLean Co., IL. John A. Wilson died in 1906.

Child of John A. Wilson and Electa Alvira Holcombe

Sarah Clark

     Sarah Clark married Capt. Abraham Pinney, son of Nathaniel Pinney and Martha Thrall.

Child of Sarah Clark and Capt. Abraham Pinney

Lt. Abraham Pinney1

     Lt. Abraham Pinney was the child of Capt. Abraham Pinney and Elizabeth Butler.

Citations

  1. [S52] Henry R. Stiles History of Ancient Windsor II, Vol. II:Pg. 612/Family 19.

Olive Griswold

b. 1773, d. August 1809
     Unmarried. Olive Griswold was born in 1773. She died in August 1809.

Hannah Griswold

b. 12 June 1775
     Hannah is not listed by the Frenches. Hannah Griswold was born on 12 June 1775.

Esther Griswold

b. 6 October 1777
     The French's do not mention this child of Abiel. Esther Griswold was born on 6 October 1777.

Sally Griswold

b. September 1779
     Sally Griswold was born in September 1779. She married Ezekiel Buell.

Ezekiel Buell

     Ezekiel Buell married Sally Griswold.

Lucy Griswold

     N.f.r.

Joshua Porter

b. 1688, d. 1708
     Joshua Porter was born in 1688. He was the son of Richard Porter and Ruth Holcombe. Joshua Porter died in 1708.

Hezekiah Porter

b. 1696, d. 1702
     Hezekiah Porter was born in 1696. He was the son of Richard Porter and Ruth Holcombe. Hezekiah Porter died in 1702.

John Porter

b. 1700
     Living with Deacon Clark in 1730. John Porter was born in 1700. He was the son of Richard Porter and Ruth Holcombe.

Timothy Porter

b. 1701
     Timothy Porter was born in 1701. He was the son of Richard Porter and Ruth Holcombe.