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Index to Combs of Clark Co., KY

Pre-1800 1800-1829 1830-1849
1850-19?? Index to Deeds Cemetery, Death & Obituary

Clark Co., KY Cemeteries

Combs Graveyard  (Funished to Combs Researcher Lynda Combs Gipson by Carolyn Chism)

Captain Benjamin Combs "A Revolutionary officer and hunter of Kentucky. Died December 1839 Aged 89 Years."

Sarah Richardson Combs  "In memory of Sarah Richardson late wife of Captain Benjamin Combs. This stone is erected om gratitude for her motherly love while in infancy and for particular attention to the education of her youngest son Leslie Combs. Died 1816 Aged 66 years."

Embree-Cooper Graveyard (Funished to Combs Researcher Lynda Combs Gipson by Carolyn Chism)

Fannie C. Combs b July 22, 1846; d. Sept. 11, 1867, Wife of Wm. L. Combs,  daughter of Elvina Embree. 

Pigg Graveyard (Funished to Combs Researcher Lynda Combs Gipson by Carolyn Chism)

Orah Combs b Jan 6, 1879; d Nov. 6, 1883

Combs, Jimmie, Bonnie, Johnnie, July 1946 (only date)

Thacker Graveyard (Funished to Combs Researcher Lynda Combs Gipson by Carolyn Chism)

William B. Combs b. Oct 31, 1896, d May 11, 1970, Ky. Pvt. 5 Co. 159 Depot Brig. World War 1 (Note:  William Bryan Combs was the son of  Granville and Carrie CAUDILL Combs.)

Eva Jane Combs b Oct. 19, 1936; d May 19, 1937

Carrie C. Combs  b July 15, 18871; d Dec. 8, 1956 (Note:  Carrie CAUDILL Combs was married to Granville Combs.)

Thomas M. Combs  b July 23 m 1894;  d Nov. 6, 1918  (Note:  Thomas was the son of Granville and Carrie CAUDILL Combs.)

Granvil Combs b Jan. 6, 1848;  d Jan. 13, 1936 Note:  Granvil was the son of Wesley & Nancy COMBS Combs of Perry Co., Ky.  He was married 1st to Louraine COMBS, daughter of Jeremiah "Chunky Jerry" & Sallie GRIGSBY Combs, also of Perry Co., Ky.

Louvena Combs  b 1878;  d 1967

Nicholas Combs  b 1879;  d 1964  (DH Notes:  Nicholas d 15 Dec 1964 Fayette Co., Ky, was the son of Granville and Louraine COMBS Combs.  I have his wife as Lou EVANS, Louvena above?  WFT Vol 2 lists that Nicholas was also married to Peggy STACY and Nancy JONES, no source given. )
 

Winchester Cemetery  (Copied by Combs Researcher Breck Combs)

Jerry COMBS                  1874 - 1944
Mary COMBS                 1874 - 1930
(Note:  Jeremiah "Jerry" COMBS was the son of Nicholas and Eliza WILLIAMS Combs.  Mary was a PETERS before marriage.)

Clay COMBS   b. 8/14/1898     d. 5/24/1991 (Note:  Nancy Clay OWEN was the w/o Courtney A. COMBS)

Margaret K.  COMBS    b. 8/9/1909       d. 10/1/1940 (Note:  Margaret was the 3rd wife of Jerry COMBS.)

Courtney A. COMBS    b. 3/20/1899    d. 7/30/1978 (Note:  Courtney COMBS was the s/o Jeremiah and Mary PETERS Combs.)

Gideon COMBS             b. 11/10/1844  d. 1/28/1918     (Father)
Ellen COMBS              b. 12/19/1857(?)  d. 5/29/1925     (Mother)
(Note:  Gideon COMBS was the son of Cutberth and Lydia DAVIS Combs.  He was married to Ellen SCHOLL in Powell Co., Ky in 1871.)



Clark Co., KY Death Certificates

17 Feb 1911 Kentucky Death Certificate Allen COMBS, colored, male, single; Age: 30 yrs 2 mos 10 ds; Born: 7 Dec 1880 Ky; Died: 17 Feb 1911 Clark Co. Ky; buried: Winchester, Ky 19 Feb 1911 by Jerry Taylor; s/o Edward COMBS b Ky & Susie DAVIS b Ky; informant: Susie COMBS of 424 Washington St. (transcribed by Debi Houser)
29 Sep 1913 Kentucky Death Certificate of J. Thomas Combs; cert# 27592; white, male, single; age 78 yrs 6 mos 19ds; occupation: tinner; born 10 March 1835 Clark Co., Ky; died: 29 Sept 1913 Clark Co., Ky of heart failure; buried: Winchester 30 Sept 1913 by Heum? H. HALL of Winchester, Ky; son of Samuel J. Combs b Clark Co. & Bettie COLE b Clark Co.; informant: Glenmore Combs of Winchester, Ky; filed 8 Oct 1913 Clay SHIRLEY registar (Combs Researcher Debi Houser)

17 May 1914 Winchester, Clark Co, Kentucky Death Certificate of Glenmore Combs; cert# 12551; white male married; age 65 yrs 4 mos 16 ds; occupation: physician; born: 31 Jan 1849 Clark Co., Ky; died: 17 May 1914 Winchester, Clark Co., Ky of cerebral hemorrhage; buried: Winchester 19 May 1914 by Heum? H. HALL of Winchester, Ky; son of Glenmore Combs b Clark Co. & Mary Jane HARRIS b Fayette Co.,Ky; informant: Mrs Glenmore Combs of Winchester, Ky; filed 19 May 1914 Clay SHIRLEY registar (Combs Researcher Debi Houser)

23 Oct 1916 Kentucky Death Certificate # 26304: James E. Combs, white male married; age 68 yrs 8 mos 12 ds; born 11 Feb 1848 Madison Co., Ky; died 23 Oct 1916 Madison Co., Ky of cirrhosis of the liver; son of William B. Combs born Clark Co., Ky & Francis HARDIN b Clark Co., Ky; informant Jennie Combs of Brassfield, Ky; buried Red Hill; undertaker R. H. CRISMAN? of Berea, Kyo (Combs Researcher Debi Houser)
16 March 1917 Kentucky Death Certificate: Mrs. Jno. M. Combs: white, female, married; Age 56 yrs; Born 1861 Wolf Co. Ky; Died: 16 Mar 1917 Clark Co., Ky of organic heart disease; buried: Winchester, Ky 18 Mar 1917 by Kerr & Bean of Winchester, Ky; d/o Isac TAULBE? b Wolf Co., KY & not known; informant: Jno. M. Combs of Kiddville?, Ky.
28 Jan 1918 Gideon Combs KY Death certificate #767 white male married resides: 627 Breckinridge, Lexington, Ky age about 74 yrs occupation: retired farmer born: no record, Estill Co., Ky died: 28 Jan 1918 Fayette Co., Ky of pneumonia labor buried: Winchester [Clark Co], Ky 30 Jan 1918 undertaker: Kerr Bros of Lexington, Ky son of Dr. C. C. Combs b Clarke Co., Ky & Lydia DAVIS b Greenup Co., Ky informant: S. C. Combs of 339 Formanl? Ave, Lexington, Ky filed 30 Jan 1918 D. A. ___________ registar (Combs Researcher Debi Houser)

Notes: Dr. Cuthbert C. "Cud" Combs (son of Benjamin B. and Elizabeth PAYNE Combs), born ca 1801, Clark Co., KY; died 1859-65, Estill Co., KY; married (1) 26 Jun 1820, Clark Co, Ky, Rebecca ALLEN; married (2) bef 1840, Lydia a.k.a. Lydice, DAVIDS. He was the grandson of Cuthbert & Sallie EVANS Combs, Sr.
2 Feb 1919 Kentucky Vital Statistics Death Index: Infant of Courtney Combs Date 190202 Place Clark Vol 11 Cert 5272 Commonwelth of Kentucky, Department of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics: Certificate of Death, Place of death: County: Clark, Vot Pct: Mt. Vernon, City: Winchester, No. Clark Co. Hospital, St. 5 ward, Full Name: Infant, Sex: M, Color or race: W, Marital status: Infant, Dae of birth: Feb 2, 1919, Birthplace: Clark Co. Name of father: Courtney Combs, Birthplace: Clark Co., Maiden name of mother: Nancy Clay OWEN, Birthplace: Clark, Informant: Courtney Combs, Address: Winchester, Ky., Filed: Feb 2, 1919, Clay SHIRLEY (sic), Date of death: Feb 2, 1919, I hereby certify that I attended the deceased from Feb 2, 1919 to Feb 2, 1919 that I last saw him alive on Feb 2, 1919 and that death occurred on the date stated above at 7 P.M., Cause of death: Premature Infant, Cesarean Section 6 month term, Contributory: Eckoufarious (sic) mother, Signed: E. P. Gurrant (sic) M.D., Feb 2, 1919, Address: Winchester, Place of burial: Winchester, Date of burial: Feb 3, 1919, Undertaker: Henry (sic) H. Hall, Address: Winchester, Ky. Death certificate furnished by Combs researcher Lynda Combs Gipson Transcribed and posted by Combs researcher Jimmie "CrashedOne" Combs
6 Nov 1918 Commonwelth of Kentucky, Department of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics: Certificate of Death Volume 077 Cert 38296 Deathvol 18 Place of death, County: Clark, vot pct: Kidville, Full Name: Thomas Combs, Sex: Male, Color or race: White, Marital status: Single, Date of birth: July 23, 1894, Age: 24 yrs 3 mos 13 days, Occupation: Farmer, Birthplace: Ky., Name of father: Granville Combs, Birthplace: Ky., Maiden name of mother: Miss Caudill, Birthplace: Ky., Informant: Henry Stevenson, Address: MtSterling Ky., R#5, Filed: 11/9 1918, Date of death: Nov 6, 1918, I hereby certify that I attended the deceased from 10/27, 1918 to 11/6, 1918 that I last saw him alive on 11/6, 1918 and that death occurred on the date stated above at 7 P.M., Cause of death: Influenza, Contributory: Pneumonia, Signed: J.L. Young (sic) M.D., 11/7, 1918, Address: Kiddville, Place of burial: Indian fields, Date: 11/8,1918, Undertaker: J.C. Emmerson (sic) Address: West Bend. (Death certificate furnished by Combs researcher Lynda Combs Gipson Transcribed and posted by Combs researcher Jimmie "CrashedOne" Combs)

Jimmie's notes: Thomas Martin Combs is a son of Granville Combs and Carrie L. Caudill, Granville is the s/o Wesley & Nancy Combs
2 Jul 1920 Kentucky Death Certificate #17812 Ennis Combs; white, male, married; age 76 yrs; occupation: farmer; born: 22 May 1844 Clark Co., Ky; died: 2 July 1920 Daviess Co., Ky of chronic nephritis; buried: (can't make out) 3 July 1920; son of Dr. Edward Combs born Montgomery Co., Ky & Louisa BUTLER born Montgomery Co; informant: Sudie K. Redmond?; filed 3 July 1920 Mrs. Wm. __ KENDALL registar (Combs Researcher Debi Houser)
10 Jul 1935 Kentucky Death Certificate for Jacob Martin, male, white, married; born March 1, 1856 Clark Co., KY; aged 79y4m9da; Father: Wm Martin b. Clark Co., KY mother: Fanny Combs b. Clark Co., KY; Infromant Willis Martin, Winchester, Ky; Burial: Downey(?) Cem. July 11, 1935 (abstracted by Deb Coombs)
3 Nov 1935 Commonwelth of Kentucky, Department of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics: Certificate of Death, Volume 059 Cert 29220 Deathvol 35 Place of death: County: Clark, Vot pct: City Hall, City: Winchester, No: Clark County Hospital, Full name: Dee C. Combs, Residence no: Winchester, Ky., R.F.D. #1, Sex: Male, Color or race: White, Marital status: Widower, Date of birth: August 6th, 1894, Age: 41 yrs 2 mos 27 ds, Occupation: Farmer, Birthplace: Clark Co. Ky., Name of father: John M. Combs, Birthplace: Perry Co. Ky., Mothers maiden name: Fannie Taulbee, Birthplace: Wolfe Co. Ky., Informant: John M. Combs, Address: Winchester, Ky., R.F.D. #1, Burial: Winchester, Ky., Date: Nov 5th, 1935, Undertaker: Scobee & Bartlett, Address: Winchester, Ky., Filed: Nov 5, 1935, (registrar unreadable), Date of death: Nov 3rd, 1935, Time of death: 5 A.M., Cause of death: Adema (sic) carcinoma of thyroid metastasis to lungs and brain, Date of onset: 1934, Name of operation: Autopsy, Signed: H.R. Henry, M.D., Address: Winchester, KY. (Death Certificate provided by Combs researcher Lynda Combs Gipson Transcribed and posted by Combs researcher Jimmie "CrashedOne" Combs)
20 Nov 1935 Shade H. Combs; Kentucky Death Certificate #26631; white male married; resided Winchester RFD #2; age 61; born 31 March 1874 Va ; died  20 Nov 1935 Winchester, Clark Co., Ky of ulcer of stomach; son of William Combs born Va & Anna EVANS born Va ; informant Winifred Combs of Winchester RFD # 2; buried Grassy Creek Cem, Morgan Co., Ky; undertaker SCOBEE & BARTLETT of Winchester, Ky (Combs Researcher Debi Houser)

13 Jan 1936 Kentucky Death Certificate of Granvill Combs; cert# 648; white male married; resides Indianfield, Clark Co., ky; age about 85 yrs; occupation: farmer; Spouse: Carrie L. Combs; born: not known, Ky; died: 13 Jan 1936 Clark Co., Ky of organic heart disease; buried: Elbethel 14 Jan 1936 by J. C. EVERMAN of Stanton, Ky; son of Wesley Combs born Ky & Nancy Combs born Ky; informant: Carrie L. Combs of Indianfield, Ky; filed 14 Jan 1936 (Combs Researcher Debi Houser)

Notes: Granville, son of  Wesley & Nancy Combs Combs of Perry Co., KY

20 Jan 1936 Kentucky Death Certificate of John M. Combs; cert# 642; white male married; age 68 yrs 4 mos 8 ds; occupation: farmer; born: 12 Aug 1867 Perry Co., Ky; died: 20 Jan 1936 Clark Co., Ky of chronic nephris?; buried: Winchester, 24 Jan 1936 by Scobee & Bartlett of Winchester, Ky; son of Nicholas Combs born Perry Co. & Eliza WILLIAMS born Perry Co.; informant: Dorsey Combs of Winchester, Ky R. F. D. #2; filed 23 Jan 1936 _____ _____ registar (Combs Researcher Debi Houser)

18 Dec 1936 Commonwelth of Kentucky, Department of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics: Certificate of Death, Volume 069 Cert 34190 Deathvol 36 Place of death: County: Montgomery, Vot pct: Harth (sic), City: Mt. Sterling, Full name: Bertha Mae Combs, Residence no: Montgomery Co., Sex: F, Color or race: NEGRO, Marital status: Single, Date of birth: Oct 8, 1919, Age: 19, Occupation: School Girl, Birthplace: Clark County, Ky., Name of father: James Combs, Birthplace: Clark County, Ky., Mothers maiden name: Lizzie Rocket (sic), Birthplace: Clark County Ky., Informant: Mervine Morris (sic) Address: Route 4, Mt. Sterling Ky., Burial: Mt. Sterling, Ky., Date: Dec 20, 1936, Undertaker: W.D. Banks, Address: 502 East Locust St. City, Filed: Dec 19th, 1936, Mse. G.B.Seuff (sic) Registrar, Date of death: Dec 18, 1936, I hereby certify that I attended the deceased from Nov 25, 1936 to Dec 18, 1936, I last saw her alive on Nov 25, 1936 death is said to have occurred on the date stated above at 10: 55 A.M., Cause of death: Pulmonery Tuberculosis (sic), Date of onset: D.K., (I guess this means Don't Knot), Signed: D.H. Bush M.D., Address: Mt Sterling, Ky. (Death certificate furnished by Combs researcher Lynda Combs Gipson Transcribed and posted by Combs researcher Jimmie "CrashedOne" Combs)
14 Aug 1940 Commonwealth of Kentucky, Department of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics: Certificate of Death, Volume 038 Cert 18637 Deathvol 40 Place of death, County: Clark, Vot pct: Kiddville, Full name: N.B. Combs, Sex: Male, Color or race: White, Marital status: Married, Date of birth: October 9th, 1863, Age: 76 yrs 10 months 5 days, Occupation: Farmer, Birthplace: Owsley Co. Ky., Name of father: N.B. Combs, Birthplace: Perry Co. Ky., Maiden name of mother: Susan ISOM, Birthplace: Perry Co. Ky., Informant: Mrs. N.B. Combs, Address: Indian Fields, Ky., Burial, Cremation, or removal: Place: Winchester [Clark Co., KY], Date: August 16th, 1940, Undertaker: Scobee 6 Bartlett, Address: Winchester, Ky., Filed: 8/6/40, Date of death: August 14th, 1940, Cause of death: (Unreadable faded and scribbled) Secondary "Cerebral Hemorrhage", Signed: J. G. YOUNG M.D. Address: Kiddville. (Death certificate furnished by Combs researcher Lynda Combs Gipson Transcribed and posted by Combs researcher Jimmie "CrashedOne" Combs)

Notes: Napoleon Bonaparte Combs, Sr., son of Mason & Jane RICHARDSON Combs, m 24 Dec 1833, Perry Co, KY.
11 Apr 1944 Harlan Co., KY Death Certificate of Jerry Combs, born ca 1868, Perry Co. Ky, son of Nicholas & Liza WILLIAMS Combs, shows burial location as Winchester Cemetery, Lexington Ave, Winchester, Clark Co, KY

Notes: Nicholas Combs, father of Jerry, d 28 Aug 1914, Lee Co., KY. According to Linda Combs Gipson, older relatives state Jerry really resided in Fayette Co., KY (rather than Harlan) and was just visiting his son, Dr. C. A. [Courtney], and that he passed away while there.
7 Aug 1949 Kentucky Death Certificate #17812 Saffie COMBS Resides 19 N. Maple St., Winchester, Clark Co., KY
Color, widowed, female;  Ocupation:  domestic;  born: 10 Mar 1873 Bouborn [sic] Co., KY;  died: 7 Aug 1949 Winchester, Clark Co., Ky of cerelus-vascular accident;  buried: Reeves Mera---, Winchester, Ky by Haggard and Ja.;  daughter of Tom WASHINGTON.  Informant: Carlline BASCUS.  (Transcribed by Combs Researcher Debi Houser)

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