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Campbell was established in 1795 from Harrison, Scott and Mason. In 1797, Bracken was established from Campbell and Mason; and in 1799, Pendleton was established from Campbell and Bracken, and Boone from Campbell. In 1840, Kenton was established from Campbell. No pre-1900 KY Land grants have been found in Campbell County, which was just across the river from Cincinnati, Hamilton Co, OH.
1810 US Census Index, Campbell Co, KY: No Combs
10 Mar. 1819 Campbell Co., KY Marriage Bonds. Andrew Combs & Elizabeth MITCHELL, bondsman George LEWIS (Extracted by Combs Researcher Harriette Jensen from The Northern Kentucky Marriage Database, S. Worrel, Ancestry, Inc., Orem, UT, 1998, Ancestry Online)
1820 US Census Index, Campbell Co, KY: No Combs
5 Aug. 1826 Campbell Co., KY Marriage Bonds. Joseph B. Combs & Matilda B. TWIG, bondsman James SMITH (Extracted by Combs Researcher Harriette Jensen from The Northern Kentucky Marriage Database, S. Worrel, Ancestry, Inc., Orem, UT, 1998, Ancestry Online)
1830-50 US Census Index, Campbell Co, KY: No Combs
1910 Census Camplell Co., KY (Incomplete) (transcribed by Deb Coombs)

Newport Ward 6, Campbell, Kentucky; Roll: T624_466; sheet: 13A-B; Enumeration District: 32 HH 219/291
Samuel E Combs 73 m2 8 OH VA VA laborer brick yard
Olivia Combs wife 47 m1 2 2 KY KY KY
John Dosey step son 27 wd KY KY KY motorman, street car
Grover Dosey step son 21 s KY KY KY stock keeper, iron foundry
Edith Dosey grandaughter 2 KY KY KY

Note Olivia is marked as married once on census. Samuel E. appears to have been married before and living with wife Margaret in Meigs Co., OH. See 7 Jun 1912 Kentucky death certificate below.
7 Jun 1912 Kentucky Death Certificate cert# 14387 for: Samuel E. Combs white male, married age 75 yrs 4 mos 24 ds occupation: laborer born: 13 Jan 1837 Morgan Co., Ohio died: 7 June 1912 Campbell Co., Ky of organic heart lesion; chronic brights disease buried: Evergreen 10 June 1912 Undertaker: F. A. ENCHIE? of Newport, Ky d/o (son of?) Robt. Combs born don't know and don't know born don't know informant: Mrs. S. Combs of Newport, Ky filed 10 June 1912 John TODD M. D. registrar (Combs Researcher Debi Houser)

Note: See also Meigs Co., OH records where his parents reside in 1850-1870. He is probably the Samuel living with wife Margaret there. His father Robert Combs married Eliza Hunter 18 Mar 1834 Eliza HUNTER in Muskingum Co., OH.
26 Jan 1936 Commonwelth of Kentucky, Department of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics: Certificate of Death, Volume001 Cert 00431 Death vol 36 Place of death: County: Campbell, City: Newport, Full name: Floyd Combs, Residence: 313 W. 10th , Sex: M, Color or race: White, Marital status: Married, Name of spouse: Sallie Williams, Date of birth: 11-16-80, Age: 55 yrs 2 mos 10 ds, Occupation: Furnace Tender: Industry or business: Rolling mill, Birthplace: Ky., Father: Nicholas Combs, Birthplace: Ky., Maiden name of mother: Eliza Williams, Birhtplace: Ky., Informant: Sallie Combs, Address: 313 W. 10th St. Burial: Evergreen, Date: 1-29-36, Undertaker: J.J. Rodel Co. Address: Newport, Filed: Jan 28, 1936, John Todd, M.D., Registrar, Date of death: 1-26-36, I hereby certify that I held inquest 1-26-36, death is said to have occurred on the date stated above at 6 A.M., Cause of death: Apoplexy, What test confirmed diagnosis: Clinical, was there an autopsy: No, Signed: C. Helmbold (sic, scribbled) M.D., Address: Newport, Ky. Death certificate furnished by Combs researcher Lynda Combs Gipson Transcribed and posted by Combs researcher Jimmie CrashedOne Combs
22 Mar 1949 Ky Death Certificate: Lee COMBS Cert # 4246; Resides: 522 Lindsay St., Newport, Campbell Co Ky; white, widowed, male; Occupation: Galvanizer at Newpt. Rolling Mill; born: Sept. 1885 Ricetown, KY; died: 22 Mar 1949 Newport, Campbell Co Ky of coronary occlusion; buried: Ricetown, Owsley Co Ky by Radel Co. of Newport; son of Brack COMBS; Informant: Steve COMBS. (Transcribed by Debi Houser)
30 Sep 1955 Commonwelth of Kentucky, Department of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics: Certificate of Death, Volume 040 Cert 19649 Deathvol 55 Place of death: County: Campbell, City: Dayton, Full name of hospital or institution: Speers memorial, Usual residence: State: Kentucky, County: Campbell, City: Newport, Address: 33 Court place, Name of deceased: Sallie Combs, Date of death: 9,30,1955, Sex: Female, Color or race: White, Marital status: Widowed, Date of birth: 8/25/1884, Age: 71, Occupation: Cook, Kind of business: Restraunt, Birthplace: Wolf County, Ky., Fathers name: James Williams, Mothers maiden name: Judith Ellen Taulbee, Was deceased ever in the armed forces?: No, Social Security nr: 402-18-2149A (sic), Informant: Lucille Jourdan, Cause of death: Cerebral Hemorrhage, Duration: One hour, Antecedent causes: Essential Hypertension (sic) Duration: Years, Due to: Arteriolaisclerosis (sic) Duration: Years, Other significant conditions: Senility, I hereby certify that I attended the deceased from 9-30, 1955 to 9-30, 1955 that I last saw the deceased alive on 9-30,1955 and that death occurred at 7:30A.M.(sic) from the causes and on the date stated above, Date signed: 10-3-55, Address: Bellevue, Ky., Signed: J. Stanley Faulkner, M.D. (sic), Burial, Date, 10-4-1955, Evergreen cemetery, Location: Southgate Ky., Date rcd by registrar: 10/4/55, Registrars signature: Reuben C. Morath, H.A., by M.S. Deputy, Funeal director: The John J. Radel Co. Address: Newport, Ky. (Death certificate furnished by Combs researcher Lynda Combs Gipson Transcribed and posted by Combs researcher Jimmie "CrashedOne" Combs)

JIMMIE'S COMMENTS: Sallie was married to Floyd Combs b. 16 Nov 1880 Perry Co., Ky. d. 26 Jan 1936, Newport Campbell Co. Ky., (Floyds Death Cert is above).
22 Nov 1976 Commonwelth of Kentucky, Department of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics: Certificate of Death, Volume 057 Cert 28072 Deathvol 76 Deceased name: Virgil E. Combs, Sex: Male, Date of death: November 22,1976, Race: White: Age: 64, Date of birth: Oct 28, 1912, County of death: Campbell, City: Silver Grove, Hospital or other institution: P.O.Box 187, State of birth: Indiana, Citizen of what country: USA, Marital status: Divorced, Social Security nr: 402-05-9385, Occupation: Maintance Electrical, Kind of business: Interlake Steel, Residence state: Kentucky, County: Campbell, City: Silver Grove, St: P.O. Box 187, Fathers name: Unk, Mother maiden name: Unk, Informant: Mrs Lucille Ames, Mailing address: P.O. Box 187 Silver Grove Ky., Cause of death: Myocardial Infaraction, Due to: Coronary Artery disease, Due to: Arteriosclerosis Cardio vascular dis., Certification of coroner: Fred A. Stine M.D. 11 South Ft. Thomas Ave. Ft Thomas, Ky., On the basis of the examination of the body and/or the investigation, in my opinion, death occurred on the date and due to the causes stated, Hour of death: 2:30P.M., Decedent was pronounced dead: Nov 22, 1976 Hour: 3:20 P.M., (there were two different hours of death on the cert) Signature: Fred A. Stine M.D. Coroner, Date: Dec 11,1976, Burial, Cemetery: Alexandria Cemetery, Location: Alexandria Kentucky, Date: Nov, 24, 1976, Funeral director: Alan Clark John J. Radel Co. Newport Ky., Name of embalmer: Donald E. Pangburn lic nr: 3725 Ky., Registrar sig: Reuben C. Morath by S.M. Deputy, Date rcvd by local registrar: Dec 20/1976. 20 Death certificate furnished by Combs researcher Lynda Combs Gipson Transcribed and posted by Combs researcher Jimmie CrashedOne Combs
Important: All Records for this county have not been added here as yet.

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