Jane Elvira Hayes

b. 26 February 1829
     Jane Elvira Hayes was born on 26 February 1829 at Bristol, Ontario Co., NY. She was the daughter of Mumford Hayes and Abigal Wilcox.

John Filmore Hook1

b. 17 August 1920, d. 1 October 1999
     John Filmore Hook was born on 17 August 1920 at Spokane, Spokane Co, WA.1 He married Laura Louise Rodgers, daughter of Fredrick William Rodgers and Lydia Elizabeha Hoener, on 11 December 1948 at Portland, Multnomah Co., OR.1 John Filmore Hook died on 1 October 1999 at Sequim, Clallam Co., WA, at age 79.1

Citations

  1. [S760] Esther H. Milnes, "DFAW Application - Milnes."

Sarah Knowlton

b. 14 September 1815
     Sarah Knowlton was born on 14 September 1815 at LeRoy, Genesee Co., NY. She married Mumford Hayes, son of Pliny Hayes and Lucretia Jewett, on 7 October 1851 at East Bloomfield, NY.

Child of Sarah Knowlton and Mumford Hayes

James Preston Johnson1

b. 1879
     James Preston Johnson was born in 1879.1 He married Phoebe Moten on 20 April 1901 at Edwardsville, Madison Co., IL.1

Children of James Preston Johnson and Phoebe Moten

Citations

  1. [S762] Rachel L. Swarns, American Tapestry.

Caroline Virginie Hayes

b. 12 May 1853
     Caroline Virginie Hayes was born on 12 May 1853 at East Bloomfield, NY. She was the daughter of Mumford Hayes and Sarah Knowlton.

Zarah Phelps1

b. circa 1773, d. 6 September 1853
     Zarah Phelps was born circa 1773.1 He was the son of Lieut. Isaac Phelps and Jemima Holcombe.1 Zarah Phelps died on 6 September 1853 at Becket, Berkshire Co., MA.1

Citations

  1. [S763] Nancy Pennington, "Isaac Phelps."

Lucinda Warren

b. 20 September 1805
     Lucinda Warren was born on 20 September 1805 at Clarence, Erie Co., NY. She married Hector Hayes, son of Pliny Hayes and Lucretia Jewett, on 30 January 1830 at Bristol, Ontario Co., NY.

Children of Lucinda Warren and Hector Hayes

Henry S. Jaynes1

Child of Henry S. Jaynes and Elma L. Lanphere

Citations

  1. [S733] Gary Boyd Roberts, "AA: A Royal Wedding."

Mary Lucinda Hayes

b. 6 August 1840
     Mary Lucinda Hayes was born on 6 August 1840 at North Plains, MI. She was the daughter of Hector Hayes and Lucinda Warren.

Montgomery Holcombe1

     Montgomery Holcombe was the son of Obed Holcombe and Rachel (?)1

Citations

  1. [S758] W. W. Williams, Lorain County Ohio, page 290.

Emma Hayes

b. 25 November 1843, d. 25 December 1843
     Emma Hayes was born on 25 November 1843 at North Plains, MI. She was the daughter of Hector Hayes and Lucinda Warren. Emma Hayes died on 25 December 1843 at North Plains, MI.

Horace Hill1

b. 1805
     Horace Hill was born in 1805.1 He was the son of Caleb Hill and Cynthia Strong.1

Citations

  1. [S765] Lewis Cass Aldrich, Grand Isle Co. VT, page 806.

Louisa Anna Wilder

b. 24 May 1811, d. 16 May 1844
     Louisa Anna Wilder was born on 24 May 1811 at Bristol, Ontario Co., NY. She married Guy Hayes, son of Pliny Hayes and Lucretia Jewett, on 4 July 1831 at Bristol, Ontario Co., NY. Louisa Anna Wilder died on 16 May 1844 at Bristol, Ontario Co., NY, at age 32.

Children of Louisa Anna Wilder and Guy Hayes

James R. Holcombe

b. circa 1930, d. 21 November 1977
     James R. Holcombe was also known as Robert Michael Holcombe. He was born circa 1930. He was the son of William George Holcombe and Katherine Koch. James R. Holcombe died on 21 November 1977.

Holcomb graduated in 1968 from Plainville High School. He joined the U.S. Marine Corps after high school, serving two tours of duty during the Vietnam War. He returned to Plainville and became a police officer.

He was killed in the line of duty when chasing two burglers.

Louisa Elizabeth Hayes

b. 30 June 1833
     Louisa Elizabeth Hayes was born on 30 June 1833 at Bristol, Ontario Co., NY. She was the daughter of Guy Hayes and Louisa Anna Wilder. Louisa Elizabeth Hayes married Randolph Huntington on 6 September 1854 at East Bloomfield, NY.

John Bernard Holcombe

b. 29 February 1884, d. 20 November 1916
     John Bernard Holcombe was born on 29 February 1884 at Paris, Edgar Co., IL. He was the son of Edmund Wood Holcombe and Mary Ann Mullins. John Bernard Holcombe died on 20 November 1916 at age 32.

Narcissa Hayes

b. 3 August 1839, d. 1839
     Narcissa Hayes was born on 3 August 1839 at Bristol, Ontario Co., NY. She was the daughter of Guy Hayes and Louisa Anna Wilder. Narcissa Hayes died in 1839.

Charlie Johnson1

b. 1907, d. 11 January 1908
     Charlie Johnson was born in 1907.1 He was the son of James Preston Johnson and Phoebe Moten.1 Charlie Johnson died on 11 January 1908.1

Citations

  1. [S762] Rachel L. Swarns, American Tapestry.

Susan Wright

b. 27 February 1818
     Susan Wright was born on 27 February 1818 at Duanesburgh, NY. She married Guy Hayes, son of Pliny Hayes and Lucretia Jewett, on 30 December 1844 at Livonia, Livingston Co., NY.

William George Holcombe1

b. circa 1920, d. 29 May 1976
     William George Holcombe was born circa 1920 at CT.1 He was the son of Samuel George Holcombe and Amy Gould.1 William George Holcombe married Katherine Koch.2 William George Holcombe died on 29 May 1976 at New Britain, Hartford Co., CT.3

William G. and Katherine were enumerated in the 1940 New Britain, Hartford Co., CT, federal census. He was a tree surgeon, age 20, she was 23. Also in the household were son John W., 2; grandmother Alice V. Duffield 67, widowed; father Samuel G. 43, and brother James R. 19.

Children of William George Holcombe and Katherine Koch

Citations

  1. [S388] 1930 Federal Census.
  2. [S749] 1940 Federal Census.
  3. [S185] Connecticut Death Index, On-line Database, 1949-2001 unknown repository.

Adelaide Blackmer

b. 15 January 1834, d. 27 October 1834
     Adelaide Blackmer was born on 15 January 1834 at Livonia, Livingston Co., NY. She was the daughter of Harvey Blackmer and Elizabeth Adelaide Hayes. Adelaide Blackmer died on 27 October 1834 at Livonia, Livingston Co., NY.

William George Holcombe Jr.1

b. 15 January 1938, d. 11 June 2013
     William George Holcombe Jr. was born on 15 January 1938 at New Britain, Hartford Co., CT.1 He was the son of William George Holcombe and Katherine Koch.1 William George Holcombe Jr. died on 11 June 2013 at age 75.

William (Bill) Holcomb, Jr., 75, beloved husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather, entered into life eternal peacefully on June 11, 2013 surrounded by the love of his family.

The oldest son of William and Katherine (Koch) Holcomb, he was born in New Britain, on January 15, 1938 and lived in Plainville for most of his life.

He shared 31 wonderful years of marriage with Valerie Holcomb.

A veteran, Bill proudly served in the Air Force and was stationed in Iceland as well as Michigan. He inherited Holcomb Tree Service from his father, which he owned and operated for more than 45 years before passing the business, Holcomb Tree, Inc., on to his sons who continue the family tradition in Plainville.

Two of his sons began their own endeavors as arborists - Bill Holcomb III owns and operates Holcomb Arboricultural Services out of Southington, and David Holcomb owns and operates Dave Holcomb Tree out of New Hartford.

Bill loved his work and the outdoors. He enjoyed exploring the back roads, mountains, streams, and parks of this country in his pick-up truck or on his motorcycle. He touched many lives and was loved by all. He could always be counted on to help a friend, no matter how big or small the job. He will be missed by many and leaves behind his loving wife, Valerie; five sons, William (Bill) Holcomb III and his wife Debbie of Southington, Dave Holcomb and his wife Kelly of New Hartford, Michael Holcomb of Bristol, Tim Holcomb of Plainville, Jim Holcomb and his wife Jackie of Bristol; and one daughter, Sue Hincks and her husband Andy of New Hartford. He also leaves 14 grandchildren - Steve, Caroline, and Tyreck Hincks; and Mikayla, William (Will) IV, Paul, Scott, Robert, Matthew, Juliana, Morgan, Shamus, Jacob, and Victoria Holcomb; one great-grandson Paul Holcomb, Jr. and Paul's mother Melissa. The oldest of seven children he leaves behind his five sisters - Kathy DiBenedetto and her husband Tito of Middletown, Tricia Rice and her husband Dewey of Oregon, Mary Vachon of Rocky Hill, Betty Balchazard and her husband Roy of Massachusetts, and Laurie Holcomb of Plainville; he was predeceased by his brother, Plainvillepolice officer Robert Holcomb who was killed in the line of duty in 1977. Bill was dedicated to his family and especially enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Robert M. Holcomb Scholarship Fund. c/o Plainville Police Association, PO Box 375, Plainville, CT 06062.

Family and friends may pay their respects on Friday, June 14 from 5 to 8 p.m. at Bailey Funeral Home, 48 Broad Street, Plainville, CT. A memorial service to celebrate Bill's life will be held on Saturday, June 15 at 11 a.m. at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church 355 Camp Street, Forestville, CT followed by a reception in the Church Hall. Interment will be in the Gloria Dei Memorial Garden at a later date.


He divorced Mary Sue Lynn Taylor 8 February 1977.

Citations

  1. [S749] 1940 Federal Census.

Junia Blackmer

b. 28 June 1836, d. 12 September 1837
     Junia Blackmer was born on 28 June 1836 at Livonia, Livingston Co., NY. She was the daughter of Harvey Blackmer and Elizabeth Adelaide Hayes. Junia Blackmer died on 12 September 1837 at Livonia, Livingston Co., NY, at age 1.

Elizabeth F. Blackmer

b. 2 December 1839
     Elizabeth F. Blackmer was born on 2 December 1839 at Livonia, Livingston Co., NY. She was the daughter of Harvey Blackmer and Elizabeth Adelaide Hayes.

George William Wells1

b. 12 May 1845, d. 29 August 1847
     George William Wells was born on 12 May 1845 at Circleville, Pickaway Co., OH.1 He was the son of Rev. George Wells and Judith S. Bell.1 George William Wells died on 29 August 1847 at age 2.1 He was buried at Hanover Cemetery, Hanover, Licking Co., OH.1

Citations

  1. [S759] Dottie McCoy Rayhawk, "Polly Case," e-mail to James H. Holcombe, 8 April 2013.

Sarah Lucretia Blackmer

b. 18 August 1841
     Sarah Lucretia Blackmer was born on 18 August 1841 at Livonia, Livingston Co., NY. She was the daughter of Harvey Blackmer and Elizabeth Adelaide Hayes.

George S. Rodgers1

b. 25 October 1865, d. 27 March 1934
     George S. Rodgers was born on 25 October 1865 at Ulster, Bradford Co., PA.1 He was the son of George B. Rodgers and Julia Delphine Shaw.1 George S. Rodgers married Laura A. Voogt on 28 December 1889 at Denver, Arapahoe Co., CO.1 George S. Rodgers died on 27 March 1934 at Portland, Multnomah Co., OR, at age 68.1

Child of George S. Rodgers and Laura A. Voogt

Citations

  1. [S760] Esther H. Milnes, "DFAW Application - Milnes."

Sofronia V. Sullivan

b. 29 May 1845
     Sofronia V. Sullivan was born on 29 May 1845 at Quincy, Hancock Co., IL. She was the daughter of Henry V. Sullivan and Adelaide Elizabeth Hayes.

Fredrick William Rodgers1

b. 27 March 1892, d. 8 October 1941
     Fredrick William Rodgers was born on 27 March 1892 at Denver, Arapahoe Co., CO.1 He was the son of George S. Rodgers and Laura A. Voogt.1 Fredrick William Rodgers married Lydia Elizabeha Hoener in October 1915 at St. Louis, MO.1 Fredrick William Rodgers died on 8 October 1941 at Portland, Multnomah Co., OR, at age 49.1

Child of Fredrick William Rodgers and Lydia Elizabeha Hoener

Citations

  1. [S760] Esther H. Milnes, "DFAW Application - Milnes."

Helen Jewett Sullivan

b. 14 December 1846
     Helen Jewett Sullivan was born on 14 December 1846 at Quincy, Hancock Co., IL. She was the daughter of Henry V. Sullivan and Adelaide Elizabeth Hayes.

Mary R. Sullivan

b. 1 October 1849
     Mary R. Sullivan was born on 1 October 1849 at Quincy, Hancock Co., IL. She was the daughter of Henry V. Sullivan and Adelaide Elizabeth Hayes.

Capt. Howland Marcy1

b. 17 August 1767
     Capt. Howland Marcy married Jemima Phelps, daughter of Lieut. Isaac Phelps and Jemima Holcombe.1 Capt. Howland Marcy was born on 17 August 1767 at Woodstock, Windham Co., CT.1

Citations

  1. [S763] Nancy Pennington, "Isaac Phelps."

Frances Gunilda Adams

b. 12 April 1838
     Frances Gunilda Adams was born on 12 April 1838 at Bristol, Ontario Co., NY. She was the daughter of Gaius Adams and Frances Sophia Brown.

Marcus Hayward Mitchell1

     Marcus Hayward Mitchell was the son of Rotheus Mitchell and Hepzibh Hayward.1 Marcus Hayward Mitchell married Lois Noyes.1

Child of Marcus Hayward Mitchell and Lois Noyes

Citations

  1. [S733] Gary Boyd Roberts, "AA: A Royal Wedding."

Robert S. Taft

b. 20 October 1844, d. 20 December 1847
     Robert S. Taft was born on 20 October 1844 at West Bloomfield, NY. He was the son of Alfred S. Taft and Laura Hayes Brown. Robert S. Taft died on 20 December 1847 at West Bloomfield, NY, at age 3.

Allan Lanphere1

     Allan Lanphere married Marie Louise Mitchell, daughter of Marcus Hayward Mitchell and Lois Noyes.1

Citations

  1. [S733] Gary Boyd Roberts, "AA: A Royal Wedding."

Delia Sopha Canfield

b. 4 September 1839
     Delia Sopha Canfield was born on 4 September 1839 at Chesterfield, Fulton Co., OH. She was the daughter of Heman A. Canfield and Amanda Gunilda Brown.

Elbert Taylor1

d. circa June 1900
     Elbert Taylor married Phoebe Moten on 4 December 1899.1 Elbert Taylor died circa June 1900.1

Citations

  1. [S762] Rachel L. Swarns, American Tapestry.

Ellen L. Canfield

b. 11 June 1843
     Ellen L. Canfield was born on 11 June 1843 at Chesterfield, Fulton Co., OH. She was the daughter of Heman A. Canfield and Amanda Gunilda Brown.

James Preston Johnson1

b. 25 March 1903
     James Preston Johnson was born on 25 March 1903 at St. Louis, St. Louis Co., MO.1 He was the son of James Preston Johnson and Phoebe Moten.1

Citations

  1. [S762] Rachel L. Swarns, American Tapestry.

Emma L. Canfield

b. 11 June 1843
     Emma L. Canfield was born on 11 June 1843 at Chesterfield, Fulton Co., OH. She was the daughter of Heman A. Canfield and Amanda Gunilda Brown.

Clara Gunilda Canfield

b. 29 January 1847
     Clara Gunilda Canfield was born on 29 January 1847 at Chesterfield, Fulton Co., OH. She was the daughter of Heman A. Canfield and Amanda Gunilda Brown.

William Brace Fonda1

     William Brace Fonda married Herberta Elma Jaynes, daughter of Henry S. Jaynes and Elma L. Lanphere.1

Child of William Brace Fonda and Herberta Elma Jaynes

Citations

  1. [S733] Gary Boyd Roberts, "AA: A Royal Wedding."

Ada Emma Taylor

b. 13 October 1852
     Ada Emma Taylor was born on 13 October 1852 at Lima, NY. She was the daughter of J. Wilder Taylor and Emma Lucretia Brown.

Jim Jumper1

b. 1873
     Jim Jumper was born in 1873.1 He married Eliza Tinsley, daughter of (?) Tinsley.1

Child of Jim Jumper and Eliza Tinsley

Citations

  1. [S762] Rachel L. Swarns, American Tapestry.

Sue D. Witroer

b. 18 April 1832
     Sue D. Witroer was born on 18 April 1832 at Williamsville, Erie Co., NY. She married Edward Augustus Brown, son of Theodore Brown and Emma Lucretia Hayes, on 13 January 1853 at Williamsville, Erie Co., NY.

Children of Sue D. Witroer and Edward Augustus Brown

Citations

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

John Coleman1

     John Coleman married Carrie Tinsley, daughter of (?) Tinsley.1

Citations

  1. [S762] Rachel L. Swarns, American Tapestry.