Alice Glascock

d. before 1613
     Alice Glascock married Samuel Fuller.1 Alice Glascock died before 1613.

Citations

  1. [S510] Radasch, Stover, and Wakefield Radasch, MF 10, Page 5.

Ronald C. Holcombe1

b. 13 April 1926, d. July 1979
     Ronald C. Holcombe was born on 13 April 1926 at VT.1,2 He was the son of Sanford S. Holcombe and Grace C. VanGuilder.1 Ronald C. Holcombe died in July 1979 at Rochester, Monroe Co., NY, at age 53.2

Citations

  1. [S39] 1920 Federal Census, unknown repository address.
  2. [S182] Social Security Death Index (on-line), Ancestry.com, SSDI, Ancestry.com, SSAN 131-16-7407.

Elkanah Elms

     Elkanah Elms married Sarah Lazell.

Child of Elkanah Elms and Sarah Lazell

Sarah Lazell

     Sarah Lazell married Elkanah Elms.

Child of Sarah Lazell and Elkanah Elms

Parks Loomis1

b. 4 October 1792, d. 30 August 1869
      Parks Loomis was also known as Parkes Loomis. He was born on 4 October 1792 at Southwick, Hampden Co., MA.1 He was the son of Ham Loomis and Elizabeth Allen.1 Parks Loomis married Emily Hathaway, daughter of Luther Hathaway and Clara Safford, on 15 December 1814.2 Parks Loomis died on 30 August 1869 at Suffield, Hartford Co., CT, at age 76.2

Parkes was a memberof the State Legislature in 1857.


Parkes and Emily were enumerated in the 1850 Suffield, Hartford Co., CT, federal census, page 109. He was a farmer, age 55, she was 53. Children in the household were Mary 20, Georgianna 17, Isadorah Hazard 11, James P. Hazard 8, and numerous employees.


Parkes and Emily were enumerated in the 1860 Suffield, Hartford Co., CT, federal census. He was a farmer, age 67, she was 65. Children in the household were A. W. Gilbert 29, Mary Gilbert 30, and James P. Hazard 19.


Emily was enumerated in the 1870 Suffield, Hartford Co., CT, federal census. She was 75. Children in the household were Mary W. Gilbert, 39, Minnie Gilbert 13, Emily Gilbert 10, and William(?) O'Brien, 14. Son Frank P. (Francis P.) age 42, lived next door.

Child of Parks Loomis and Emily Hathaway

Citations

  1. [S137] Elisha Scott Loomis, Joseph Loomis, Pages 184, 255.
  2. [S137] Elisha Scott Loomis, Joseph Loomis, Page 255.
  3. [S137] Elisha Scott Loomis, Joseph Loomis, Page 256.

Emily Hathaway1

b. 3 April 1795, d. 9 February 1879
     Emily Hathaway was born on 3 April 1795 at Suffield, Hartford Co., CT.1 She was the daughter of Luther Hathaway and Clara Safford. Emily Hathaway married Parks Loomis, son of Ham Loomis and Elizabeth Allen, on 15 December 1814.1 Emily Hathaway died on 9 February 1879 at age 83.1

Child of Emily Hathaway and Parks Loomis

Citations

  1. [S137] Elisha Scott Loomis, Joseph Loomis, Page 255.
  2. [S137] Elisha Scott Loomis, Joseph Loomis, Page 256.

Georgianna Hazard Loomis1

b. 9 June 1834, d. 28 October 1913
Wadsworth-Loomis Bible
at the NEHGS
     Georgianna Hazard Loomis was born on 9 June 1834 at Suffield, Hartford Co., CT.1 She was the daughter of Parks Loomis and Emily Hathaway.1 Georgianna Hazard Loomis married Philip Wadsworth, son of Tertius Wadsworth and Polly Seymour, on 17 January 1855 at Suffield, Hartford Co., CT.1,2 Georgianna Hazard Loomis died on 28 October 1913 at Suffield, Hartford Co., CT, at age 79.2

Philip and G. L. were enumerated in the 1860 Chicago, Cook Co., IL, federal census, ward 1, page 289, dwelling 1673. He was 29, she was 27. Children in the household were Emma E. 5, and Philip Jr. 1.


Philip and Georgianna were enumerated in the 1870 Chicago, Cook Co., IL, federal census, Ward 3, page 329. He was a Clothing Merchant, age 38, she was 33. The only child in the household was Emma 15.


Philip and Georgianna were eumerated in the 1900 Suffield, Hartford Co., CT, federal census, ed 222. They were in the household of daughter, widow Emily W. Schwartz. Philip was 68, she was 65. Emily was the only surviving child.

Children of Georgianna Hazard Loomis and Philip Wadsworth

Citations

  1. [S137] Elisha Scott Loomis, Joseph Loomis, Page 256.
  2. [S508] Wadsworth-Loomis Bible.

Philip Wadsworth1

b. 7 March 1832, d. 12 September 1901
Wadsworth Loomis Bible
at the NEHGS
     Philip Wadsworth was born on 7 March 1832 at Hartford, Hartford Co., CT.1 He was the son of Tertius Wadsworth and Polly Seymour.1 Philip Wadsworth married Georgianna Hazard Loomis, daughter of Parks Loomis and Emily Hathaway, on 17 January 1855 at Suffield, Hartford Co., CT.1,2 Philip Wadsworth died on 12 September 1901 at Suffield, Hartford Co., CT, at age 69.1,2

Children of Philip Wadsworth and Georgianna Hazard Loomis

Citations

  1. [S137] Elisha Scott Loomis, Joseph Loomis, Page 256.
  2. [S508] Wadsworth-Loomis Bible.

Tertius Wadsworth1

Tertius Wadsworth
photo courtesy of Jeff Toughill
     Tertius Wadsworth married Polly Seymour.1

Child of Tertius Wadsworth and Polly Seymour

Citations

  1. [S137] Elisha Scott Loomis, Joseph Loomis, Page 256.

Polly Seymour1

     Polly Seymour married Tertius Wadsworth.1

Child of Polly Seymour and Tertius Wadsworth

Citations

  1. [S137] Elisha Scott Loomis, Joseph Loomis, Page 256.

Emily Elizabeth Wadsworth1

b. 3 January 1856, d. 26 February 1902
     Emily Elizabeth Wadsworth was born on 3 January 1856 at 63 Rush St., Chicago, Cook Co., IL.1 She was the daughter of Philip Wadsworth and Georgianna Hazard Loomis.1 Emily Elizabeth Wadsworth married Charles Schwartz on 28 October 1886 at Chicago, Cook Co., IL.1 Emily Elizabeth Wadsworth died on 26 February 1902 at age 46.1

Widow Emily was enumerated in the 1900 Suffield, Hartford Co., CT, federal census. She was a widow, age 43. There were two children in the household, Charles W. 8, and Philip 7.

Children of Emily Elizabeth Wadsworth and Charles Schwartz

Citations

  1. [S508] Wadsworth-Loomis Bible.

Philip Wadsworth Jr.1

b. 29 November 1859
     Philip Wadsworth Jr. was born on 29 November 1859 at 63 Rush St., Chicago, Cook Co., IL.1 He was the son of Philip Wadsworth and Georgianna Hazard Loomis.1

Citations

  1. [S508] Wadsworth-Loomis Bible.

Charles Schwartz1

d. 27 October 1893
     Charles Schwartz married Emily Elizabeth Wadsworth, daughter of Philip Wadsworth and Georgianna Hazard Loomis, on 28 October 1886 at Chicago, Cook Co., IL.1 Charles Schwartz died on 27 October 1893 at Chicago, Cook Co., IL.1

Children of Charles Schwartz and Emily Elizabeth Wadsworth

Citations

  1. [S508] Wadsworth-Loomis Bible.

Josephine Wadsworth Schwartz1

b. 19 January 1888, d. 20 January 1888
     Josephine Wadsworth Schwartz was born on 19 January 1888.1 She died on 20 January 1888.1 She was the daughter of Charles Schwartz and Emily Elizabeth Wadsworth.1

Citations

  1. [S508] Wadsworth-Loomis Bible.

Charles Wadsworth Schwartz1

b. 16 September 1891
     Charles Wadsworth Schwartz was born on 16 September 1891.1 He was the son of Charles Schwartz and Emily Elizabeth Wadsworth.1

Citations

  1. [S508] Wadsworth-Loomis Bible.

Philip Schwartz1

b. 28 April 1893
     Philip Schwartz was born on 28 April 1893.1 He was the son of Charles Schwartz and Emily Elizabeth Wadsworth.1

Citations

  1. [S508] Wadsworth-Loomis Bible.

Mary (?)1

     Mary (?) married Stephen Hopkins.1 Mary (?) died. She was buried on 9 May 1613 at Hursley, Hampshire, England.1

Child of Mary (?) and Stephen Hopkins

Citations

  1. [S509] John D. Austin, MF 6, Page 5.

Catherine Whelden1

d. after 5 March 1688/89
     Catherine Whelden married Giles Hopkins, son of Stephen Hopkins and Mary (?), on 9 October 1639 at Plymouth Colony, MA.1 Catherine Whelden died after 5 March 1688/89 at Eastham, Barnstable Co., MA.1

Child of Catherine Whelden and Giles Hopkins

Citations

  1. [S509] John D. Austin, MF 6, Page 8.

Rev. William Adams1

d. 17 June 1685
     Rev. William Adams married Alice Bradford, daughter of Major William Bradford and Alice Richards, on 29 January 1680 at Dedham, MA.1,2 Rev. William Adams died on 17 June 1685.1

Citations

  1. [S486] John T. Fitch, James Fitch Vol 1 2nd Ed, Page 10.
  2. [S528] Ann Smith Lainhart and Robert S. Wakefield, MF 22, page 17.

Clement Soule

     Clement Soule was the son of Latten Soule.

Child of Clement Soule

George Soule

     George Soule was the son of George Soule and Mary Bucket.

Child of George Soule

Latten Soule

     Latten Soule was the son of Nathen Soule.

Child of Latten Soule

Nathen Soule

     Nathen Soule was the son of George Soule.

Child of Nathen Soule

George Soule

     George Soule was the son of Nathen Soule.

Child of George Soule

Nathen Soule

     Nathen Soule was the son of George Soule.

Child of Nathen Soule

Zachariah Soule

b. by 1627
     Zachariah Soule was born by 1627.1 He was the son of George Soule and Mary Bucket.

Citations

  1. [S552] Robert Charles Anderson, Pilgrim Migration, page 435.

Frank Soule

b. circa 1847
     Frank Soule was born circa 1847 at CT.1 He was the son of Henry Birdsall Soule and Caroline Augusta White.

Child of Frank Soule

Citations

  1. [S33] 1860 Federal Census, unknown repository address.

Frank Richard Soule

     Frank Richard Soule was the son of Frank Soule.

Child of Frank Richard Soule

Mary Elizabeth Soule

     Mary Elizabeth Soule was the daughter of Frank Richard Soule.

Harold Herbert Holcombe

b. 20 May 1911, d. 10 March 2001
     Harold Herbert Holcombe was born on 20 May 1911 at Pekin, IL.1 He was the son of Linus Noble Holcombe Jr. and Abbie Lair.1,2 Harold Herbert Holcombe died on 10 March 2001 at Willow Wood Nursing Home, Rock Falls, Whiteside Co., IL, at age 89.1 He was buried at IOOF Cemetery, Rock Falls, Whiteside Co., IL; Sec 6.3

Citations

  1. [S512] Robin Holcomb, "Linus Noble Holcombe Jr.," e-mail to James H. Holcombe, 29 April 2004.
  2. [S35] 1900 Federal Census, unknown repository address.
  3. [S526] IOOF Cemetery of Rock Falls, online http://www.slaney.org/jenni/IOOF.html

Abbie Lair1

b. March 1876, d. 11 January 1950
     Abbie Lair was born in March 1876 at IL.1 She married Linus Noble Holcombe Jr., son of Linus Noble Holcombe and Julia Pitts, on 8 December 1894 at Dixon, IL.1 Abbie Lair died on 11 January 1950 at age 73. She was buried at IOOF Cemetery, Rock Falls, Whiteside Co., IL; Sec 12.2

Children of Abbie Lair and Linus Noble Holcombe Jr.

Citations

  1. [S35] 1900 Federal Census, unknown repository address.
  2. [S526] IOOF Cemetery of Rock Falls, online http://www.slaney.org/jenni/IOOF.html
  3. [S512] Robin Holcomb, "Linus Noble Holcombe Jr.," e-mail to James H. Holcombe, 29 April 2004.
  4. [S363] 1910 Federal Census, unknown repository address.

Myrtle Gertrude Holcombe1

b. 24 February 1896, d. 3 June 1953
     Myrtle Gertrude Holcombe was born on 24 February 1896 at Harmon, Lee Co., IL.1 She was the daughter of Linus Noble Holcombe Jr. and Abbie Lair.1 Myrtle Gertrude Holcombe married Arthur W. Langford, son of John Langford and Julia Arminia Holcombe, on 11 November 1920 at Clinton, Clinton Co., IA.2 Myrtle Gertrude Holcombe died on 3 June 1953 at age 57; of a muscle disease.3 She was buried at Walnut Cemetery, Walnut, Bureau Co., IL.4

Arthur and Myrtle were enumerated in the 1930 Coloma, Whiteside Co., IL, federal census. He was a railroad worker, 38; she was 34. The only child in the household was Irene, 8.


from the Sterling Gazette, June 3, 1953:
Mrs. Arthur Langford, 1010 Ave. D. Rock Falls, passed away at 2 a.m. Wednesday after an illness of the past few years.


The body rests at the Melvin funeral Home where friends may call after Thursday noon. Funeral rites will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday in the funeral home by Rev. Harry E. Shifter of Rock Falls Christian Church.


Mrs. Langford was born Feb. 24, 1896 in Amboy, the daughter of Linus and Abbie Holcomb. She was united in marriage with Arthur Langford Nov. 11, 1920 at Clinton, Ia. Surviving are her husband and one daughter, Mrs. Charles (Irene) Love of Sterling, three grand children, Judith, Jerry, and Kathy Love, Sterling; three sisters and five brothers: Mrs. Bertha McNinch, Mrs. Jeanette Bell and Gerald, Harold and Walter Holcomb of Rock Falls, Mrs. Nora Bonnell of Shannon, Richard Holcomb of Winthrop Harbor, and Linus Holcomb of Waukegan. She was preceeded in death by her parents, three sisters and one brother.


Mrs. Langford was a member of the Baptist Church.

Citations

  1. [S35] 1900 Federal Census, unknown repository address.
  2. [S388] 1930 Federal Census.
  3. [S512] Robin Holcomb, "Linus Noble Holcombe Jr.," e-mail to James H. Holcombe, 29 April 2004.
  4. [S517] Letter, Sheila L. Smith to James H. Holcombe, 22 May 2004.

Elmer LeRoy Holcombe1

b. 8 February 1897, d. 30 August 1933
     Elmer LeRoy Holcombe was born on 8 February 1897 at Tampico, Whiteside Co., IL.1,2 He was the son of Linus Noble Holcombe Jr. and Abbie Lair.1 Elmer LeRoy Holcombe married Carrie Baker circa 1919.3 Elmer LeRoy Holcombe died on 30 August 1933 at Sterling Hospital, Sterling, Whiteside Co., IL, at age 36.2 He was buried at IOOF Cemetery, Rock Falls, Whiteside Co., IL; Sec 12, Lot 15.4

Elmer was a Pvt. Motor Transportation Corps. 4


Elmer and Carrie were enumerated in the 1930 Coloma, Whiteside Co., IL, federal census. He was a farm laborer age 33, she was 29. Children in the household were Edwin 8, Thomas 7, Silas 4 years 2 months, Mary 3 years 3 months, and Earl 9 months.


Elmer died from a ruptured spleen after a silo collapsed on him. He may have served in the Army during World War I. He was a tall, handsome young man, a few inches taller than his father who had been 6'1" in his youth. After his death the children were adopted-out and lost track with the rest of the family until nearly 70 years later.


Carrie had Margaret, Carol, and Clifford Ennis in her subsequent marriage.

Child of Elmer LeRoy Holcombe and Carrie Baker

Citations

  1. [S35] 1900 Federal Census, unknown repository address.
  2. [S512] Robin Holcomb, "Linus Noble Holcombe Jr.," e-mail to James H. Holcombe, 29 April 2004.
  3. [S388] 1930 Federal Census.
  4. [S526] IOOF Cemetery of Rock Falls, online http://www.slaney.org/jenni/IOOF.html

Linus Andrew Holcombe1,2

b. 26 September 1899, d. 1 October 1981
      Linus Andrew Holcombe also went by the name of Bud Holcombe.2 He was born on 26 September 1899 at Amboy, Lee Co., IL.1,2 He was the son of Linus Noble Holcombe Jr. and Abbie Lair.1 Linus Andrew Holcombe died on 1 October 1981 at Waukegan, Lake Co., IL, at age 82.3,2

Linus and Clara were enumerated in the 1930 Shields, Lake Co., IL, federal census. He was a machinist in a hardware foundry, age 30, she was 22. The only child in the household was Betty M. 3.


Bud and Clare were devout Jehovah's Witnesses and lived for many years in Winthrop Harbor. 2

Citations

  1. [S35] 1900 Federal Census, unknown repository address.
  2. [S512] Robin Holcomb, "Linus Noble Holcombe Jr.," e-mail to James H. Holcombe, 29 April 2004.
  3. [S182] Social Security Death Index (on-line), Ancestry.com, SSDI, Ancestry.com, SSAN 331-10-3380.

Abbie Lenora Holcombe1,2

b. 26 March 1901, d. 3 May 1991
      Abbie Lenora Holcombe also went by the name of Nora Holcombe. She was born on 26 March 1901 at Amboy, Lee Co., IL.1,2 She was the daughter of Linus Noble Holcombe Jr. and Abbie Lair.1 Abbie Lenora Holcombe married Sherman Bonnell circa 1920.3 Abbie Lenora Holcombe died on 3 May 1991 at NC at age 90.4

Sherman and Abbie were enumerated in the 1930 LaMoille, Bureau Co., IL. He was a farm laborer age 34, she was 29. Children in the household were Grace 8, Dorothy 6, Raymond 3, and Eleanor.

Citations

  1. [S363] 1910 Federal Census, unknown repository address.
  2. [S512] Robin Holcomb, "Linus Noble Holcombe Jr.," e-mail to James H. Holcombe, 29 April 2004.
  3. [S388] 1930 Federal Census.
  4. [S512] Robin Holcomb, "Linus Noble Holcombe Jr.," e-mail to James H. Holcombe, 29 April 2004, SSDI shows death as 15 may 1991 in IL; SSAN 353-32-7512.

Gerald Thomas Holcombe1

b. 2 April 1903, d. 1 October 1962
      Gerald Thomas Holcombe also went by the name of Red Holcombe.2 He was born on 2 April 1903 at Amboy, Lee Co., IL.1,2,3 He was the son of Linus Noble Holcombe Jr. and Abbie Lair.1 Gerald Thomas Holcombe married Myrtle Baker.2 Gerald Thomas Holcombe died on 1 October 1962 at Rock Falls, Whiteside Co., IL, at age 59; of a heart attack.3,2 He was buried at IOOF Cemetery, Rock Falls, Whiteside Co., IL; SEc 12, Lot 15.4

Gerald and Myrtle were enumerated in the 1930 Shields, Lake Co., IL, federal census. He was an asbestos laborer, age 27, she was 24. The only child in the household was Ellen 1 year 3 months.


Red and Myrtle also raised Stella Baker Duenow and Juanita Bell Insley, daughters of Red's sister, Julia Janet Bell.

Children of Gerald Thomas Holcombe and Myrtle Baker

Citations

  1. [S363] 1910 Federal Census, unknown repository address.
  2. [S512] Robin Holcomb, "Linus Noble Holcombe Jr.," e-mail to James H. Holcombe, 29 April 2004.
  3. [S182] Social Security Death Index (on-line), Ancestry.com, SSDI, Ancestry.com, SSAN 331-10-2914.
  4. [S526] IOOF Cemetery of Rock Falls, online http://www.slaney.org/jenni/IOOF.html

Bertha May Holcombe1

b. 22 October 1904, d. 11 October 1984
      Bertha May Holcombe also went by the name of Bert Holcombe. She was born on 22 October 1904 at IL.1,2 She was the daughter of Linus Noble Holcombe Jr. and Abbie Lair.1 Bertha May Holcombe married Kenneth McNinch.3 Bertha May Holcombe died on 11 October 1984 at Rock Falls, Whiteside Co., IL, at age 79.3,2

Citations

  1. [S363] 1910 Federal Census, unknown repository address.
  2. [S182] Social Security Death Index (on-line), Ancestry.com, SSDI, Ancestry.com, SSAN 324-50-7653.
  3. [S512] Robin Holcomb, "Linus Noble Holcombe Jr.," e-mail to James H. Holcombe, 29 April 2004.

Julia Janet Holcombe1

b. 29 August 1907, d. 10 November 1967
      Julia Janet Holcombe also went by the name of Jeanette Holcombe. She was born on 29 August 1907 at IL.1 She was the daughter of Linus Noble Holcombe Jr. and Abbie Lair.1 Julia Janet Holcombe died on 10 November 1967 at age 60.2

Irving and Janett were enumerated in the 1930 Hume, Whiteside Co., IL, federal census. He was a farm laborer age 33, she was 23. Children in the household were Chas 3, Bertha 1 year 6 months, and Alberta 4 monthhs.

Child of Julia Janet Holcombe and Lloyd Bell

Citations

  1. [S363] 1910 Federal Census, unknown repository address.
  2. [S512] Robin Holcomb, "Linus Noble Holcombe Jr.," e-mail to James H. Holcombe, 29 April 2004.

Richard Evert Holcombe1

b. 6 August 1909, d. 12 March 1985
     Richard Evert Holcombe was born on 6 August 1909 at Amboy, Lee Co., IL.1,2,3 He was the son of Linus Noble Holcombe Jr. and Abbie Lair.1 Richard Evert Holcombe died on 12 March 1985 at Sterling, Whiteside Co., IL, at age 75.3 He was buried at IOOF Cemetery, Rock Falls, Whiteside Co., IL; Sec 6, Lot 1.4

from the Sterling Gazette, March 13, 1985, page A4:

Richard E. Holcomb, 75, Edgewild Nursing Home, Sterling, died Tuesday afternoon at Sterling Community General Hospital.

Funeral services will be held at 1:30 pm on Thursday at the Melvin-Schilling Funeral Home, Sterling, with the Rev. James Werner, pastor of the Rock Falls Congregational Church, officiating. Burial will be in the IOOF Cemetery, Rock Falls. visitation will be held on Thursday from noon til the hour of services.

Richard Holcomb was born on Aug. 6, 1909 in Amboy, the son of Linus and Abbie Lair Holcomb. He was employed as a welder prior to his retirement for the John Mansville Manufacturing Company, Waukegan.

Surviving are one son, Daniel, Winthrop Harbor; one daughter, Patricia Heiney, Winthrop Harbor; one brother, Harold, rock Falls; one sister, Mrs. Abbie Bonnell, LaGrange, GA; and four grandchildren.

Citations

  1. [S363] 1910 Federal Census, unknown repository address.
  2. [S512] Robin Holcomb, "Linus Noble Holcombe Jr.," e-mail to James H. Holcombe, 29 April 2004.
  3. [S182] Social Security Death Index (on-line), Ancestry.com, SSDI, Ancestry.com, SSAN 331-10-2796.
  4. [S526] IOOF Cemetery of Rock Falls, online http://www.slaney.org/jenni/IOOF.html