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Index Clay Co., KY Records
1807-1819
1820-1849 1850-1899
1900-1919
1920-
Cemeteries

1900 Clay Co KY Census Partial Transcription of Combs Researcher Debi Houser)

Dist. 1

HH 236-248
Joseph MARTIN head 2-1832 67 m12 K K K farmer
Lucy wife 4-1855 45 m12 0-0 K K K

-249
Merida Combs head 2-1877 23 m4 K K K farmer
Ollie wife 2-1878 22 m4 2-2 K K K
Carson son 6-1896 3 s K K K
Virgil son 8-1898 1 s K K K
Jennie GRIFFIN aunt 5-1840 60 s K K K

DK Notes: Meredith Combs, son of Francis Marion & Marinda BREWER Combs, married Ollie G. FRAZIER, 7 Jun 1895 Clay Co., Ky.  This family can later be found on the 1910 Whitley County Ky Census.

HH 587-607
Joseph WAGERS head 4-1870 30 s K K K merchant
George Combs partner 12-1877 22 s K K K salesman

Dist. 2

HH 290-292
Samuel Combs head 10-1850 49 m16 K K K farmer
Sarah wife 5-1861 39 m16 6-6 K K K
Lula E. dau 12-1883 16 s K K K
Charley son 11-1885 14 s K K K
Edward son 8-1887 12 s K K K
Cleveland son 6-1891 8 s K K K
Kelly dau 7-1896 3 s K K K
Nellie dau 8-1898 1 s K K K

DK Notes: Samuel Combs born 26 Oct 1850 died 15 Aug 1936 and his wife Sarah born 24 May 1861 died 30 Dec 1943, are both buried in the Walnut Hills Cem., in Jackson Co., Ky.

Dist. 3

HH 11-11
Perry Combs head 2-1879 21 m2 K T K farmer
Emily C. wife 12-1878 21 m2 1-1 K T K
Laota May dau 6-1898 1 s K K K

DK NOTES: Perry Combs was the son of James H. and Nancy BURNS Combs.

HH 39-39
Lane Combs head 11-1861 39 m18 K K K farmer
Rachel E. wife 2-1862 38 m18 7-6 K K K
Cynthia J. dau 10-1886 14 s K K K
Joseph M. son 11-1888 12 s K K K
Benjamin H. son 5-1890 10 s K K K
Willie son 4-1892 8 s K K K
Marthy E. dau 2-1894 6 s K K K
Addie A. dau 1-1896 4 s K K K

DK Notes: Delaney "Lane" Combs was the son of Samuel & Cassie BISHOP Combs. See his 9 Feb 1916 Hamilton, Butler, OH death certificate, as well as, the 14 Jun 1941 Death Certificate for their daughter Addie Baker who married Jack Baker which states that her mother was Emma Bailey (Rachel Emma Bailey.)

HH 42-43
Joseph TRUMAN head -1861 39 m10 K T K farmer
Cynthia wife 10-1864 35 m10 6-4 K K K
Ellen dau 11-1889 10 s K K K
Samuel son 11-1891 9 s K K K
Sarah dau 12-1894 5 s K K K
Hugh son 9-1896 3 s K K K

DK Notes: Joseph TRUMAN m 4 May 1876, Clay Co, KY, Kate Combs, but the above marriage is to Cynthia, and apparently took place in 1889. Cynthia is thought to have been the daughter of Samuel and Cassie BISHOP Combs, in which case who was Kate (Catherine?)?

HH 80-81
Alsey A. ALLEN head 10-1873 27 wd 2-2 K K K farmer
Gilbert son 6-1894 5 s K K K
Delie dau 11-1896 3 s K K K
Benjamin BAKER cous 3-1870 30 s K K K

DK Notes: Benjamin ALLEN married Alcy Ann Combs 24 Jan 1893 Clay Co., Ky. Alcy was the daughter of John Combs & Rachel BAKER. Alcy married 2nd 13 May 1901 Clay Co., Ky to Benjamin BAKER, apparently the same as the above Benjamin BAKER listed above as her cousin.

HH 88-89
W.W. Combs head 3-1874 26 m3 K K K merchant
Esther wife 9-1880 28 m3 2-1 K K K
Marthy E. dau 10-1898 1 s K K K

DK Notes: Wade W. Combs son of John & Rachel BAKER Combs, married Esther BISHOP on 18 June 1896 Clay Co., Ky.

HH 89-90
John Combs head 4-1836 64 m45 K K K farmer
Rachel wife 4-1836 64 m45 12-11 K K K
William son 11-1879 20 wd K K K farm labor
Dellie g-dau 9-1899 8/12 s K K K
Frank BYRD g-son 1-1880 20 K T K farm labor

DK Notes: John Combs son of John "Jack" & Rebecca Combs Combs, married Rachel BAKER 16 Apr 1855 Clay Co., Ky. Jack Combs was the son of RW John Combs. Rebecca Combs was the daughter of Mason & Jennie RICHARDSON Combs (Source?). Dellie Combs listed above is the daughter of William Combs b 1879 d 1942. I'm unsure who William's first wife was. There is a marriage listed for a William Combs to a Orgie MORGAN 14 Dec 1898 Clay Co., Ky. I'm not sure if this is the above William though. William married 2nd to Rhoda Jane ALLEN b 1882 d 1967, on 3 Oct 1901 Clay Co., Ky.

HH 106-107
J. M. Combs head 6-1859 40 m19 K K K farmer
Rebecca wife 11-1860 39 m19 10-10 K K K
Hugh son 6-1881 19 s K K K
Rachel A. dau 10-1882 17 s K K K
Toley son 3-1884 16 s K K K
Mary B. dau 9-1885 14 s K K K
Grant son 6-1887 12 s K K K
Garrett son 5-1890 10 s K K K
Wade W. son 3-1892 8 s K K K
Laura E. dau 7-1894 5 s K K K
Nancy E. dau 10-1896 3 s K K K
Lester H. son 3-1899 1 s K K K

DK NOTES: James M. Combs b 1 Jun 1858 d 26 Jun 1926, buried in Oneida Cem., Clay Co., Ky, was the son of John & Rachel BAKER Combs. James was to married Rebecca BURNS.

HH 111-112
Grant Combs head 5-1866 34 m9 K K K farmer
Iby G. wife 8-1870 29 m9 7-7 K K K
Nancy A. dau 11-1884 15 s K K K
Sophia dau 11-1891 8 s K K K
Floyd son 12-1892 7 s K K K
Mary dau 8-1894 5 s K K K
Lucy dau 10-1895 4 s K K K
Herbert son 6-1897 2 s K K K
Allice dau 9-1898 1 s K K K
Robert son 2-1900 3/12 s K K K

DK NOTES: Ulyssis "Grant" Combs was the son of John & Rachel BAKER Combs.

HH 172-173
C.C. Combs head 4-1869 31 m11 K K K farmer
Mary E. wife 3-1872 28 m11 6-6 K K K
Sarrah E. dau 12-1889 10 s K K K
Amerida son 9-1891 8 s K K K
Etta dau 8-1893 6 s K K K
Evyline dau 10-1895 4 s K K K
Ida dau 3-1897 3 s K K K
Stephen son 2-1899 1 s K K K

DK Notes: John "Crit" Combs was the son of John and Rachel BAKER Combs. John gave a permission slip dated 29 Feb 1889, for his son "Cait" Combs to marry. Crit married Mary E. "Poose" HELTON daughter of John & Sarah SANDLIN Helton. Crit and Poose divorced and he married her neice, Rachel EAGLE.

HH 197-199
Combs Lee head 8-1858 41 m18 K K K merchant
Leoniza wife 2-1864 36 m18 9-9 K K K
Charles son 10-1882 17 s K K K
Steve son 6-1884 15 s K K K
Lillie dau 1-1887 13 s K K K
Laura dau 2-1888 12 s K K K
Esther dau 6-1890 9 s K K K
John son 10-1891 8 s K K K
Lenar dau 12-1893 6 s K K K
Amerida son 2-1896 4 s K K K
George son 10-1897 2 s K K K

DK NOTES: Levi Combs son of Meredith & Esther ALLEN Combs, married Louisa NANTZ on 1 Dec 1881 in Clay Co., Ky. Levi and Louisa's son, Stephen Combs, was the father of Bert T. Combs, Governor of Ky.

HH 206-208
Squire HENSLEY head 12-1834 65 m25 NC NC NC farmer
Catherine wife 1-1844 56 m25? 5-5 K K K
Arlina dau -1874 26 s K NC K
Sophia dau 2-1880 20 s K NC K
Mary dau 7-1882 17 s K NC K
Ellen dau 9-1884 15 s K NC K
Lillie dau 5-1886 14 s K NC K
Iola dau 6-1893 6 s K NC K
David g-son 5-1881 18 s K NC K

DK NOTES: Catherine Combs was the daughter of Meredith & Esther ALLEN Combs. Catherine married 1st 17 Mar 1870 R. F. DAVIDSON. Her 2nd marriage, 10 Aug 1877, was to Berry POWELL. Catherine's 3rd and final marriage to Squire HENSLEY took place 4 Jan 1897. All marriages were in Clay County.

HH 215-217
M. M. Combs head 7-1857 42 m21 K K K
Ellen E. wife 11-1857 42 m21 5-3 K K K
Dory dau 1-1882 18 s K K K
Willie son 1-1885 15 s K K K
Rachel dau 9-1890 9 s K K K

Upper Redbird

HH 47-48
Andy Combs head 3-1873 27 m7 K K K famer
Ellin wife 7-1873 26 m7 5-4 K K K
William son 9-1890 9 s K K K
Thomas HOSKINS labor 10-1882 17 s K K K farm labor
Maudie Combs dau 9-1894 5 s K K K
Dishman son 11-1897 2 s K K K
Thomas son 2-1900 3/12 s K K K
Jemima HELTON si-law 2-1883 17 s K K K
John C. HELTON bro-law 2-1877 23 m0 K K K
Elzy si-law 9-1883 16 s K K K

DK NOTES: Andy Combs was married to Ellen HELTON daughter of Carter and Elizabeth MUNCY HELTON. John C. HELTON md 22 March 1900 to Elsie ASHER who is listed above as single.
29 Apr 1901 1 May 1896REYNOLDS, Wilburn &Combs, Ellen Lou (Extracted by Combs Researcher Debi Houser from Clay County (KY) Marriage Index Book III, 1890-1909 compiled by Clay Co Genealogical & Historical Society (Groom-Bride-License Date-Marriage Date))
3 Oct 1901 3 Oct 1901 Combs, Wm. & ALLEN, Rhoda (Extracted by Combs Researcher Debi Houser from Clay County (KY) Marriage Index Book III, 1890-1909 compiled by Clay Co Genealogical & Historical Society (Groom-Bride-License Date-Marriage Date))
6 March 1904 Death: J. N. Combs, Age 33; Married; Farmer, Cause-Consumption Birthplace-Clay County, Ky; Parents - A. M. Combs, birthplace Clay County, Ky (From KY Vital Death Returns)

Notes: J. N. Combs was John M. Combs son of A. Meredith & Esther ALLEN Combs. John was married to America BAKER. If John was 33 in 1904 he should have been listed on the 1880 Clay Co., Ky Census, but he wasn't and neither was his brother William M. Combs. The actual microfilm of the 1880 census needs to be checked against published reports of the county.
30 Jan 1904 17 Feb 1904 Combs, R.C. & BOWLING, Rosa (Extracted by Combs Researcher Debi Houser from Clay County (KY) Marriage Index Book III, 1890-1909 compiled by Clay Co Genealogical & Historical Society (Groom-Bride-License Date-Marriage Date))
29 Jul 1904 30 Jul 1904BYRD, Frank & Combs, Ann Nancy (Extracted by Combs Researcher Debi Houser from Clay County (KY) Marriage Index Book III, 1890-1909 compiled by Clay Co Genealogical & Historical Society (Groom-Bride-License Date-Marriage Date))
1 Oct 1904 Death: Delaney Combs, Age 24; Soldier; Cause Shot & killed in Clay County; died 10/1/1904; Birthplace-Breathitt County, Ky; Parents Shaola Combs birthplace Breathitt County, KY (From KY Vital Death Returns)
2 Jan 1905 2 Jan 1905 HENSLEY, W.H. & Combs, Eliza (Extracted by Combs Researcher Debi Houser from Clay County (KY) Marriage Index Book III, 1890-1909 compiled by Clay Co Genealogical & Historical Society (Groom-Bride-License Date-Marriage Date))
19 Oct 1905 19 Oct 1905 CHANDLER, John & Combs, America (Extracted by Combs Researcher Debi Houser from Clay County (KY) Marriage Index Book III, 1890-1909 compiled by Clay Co Genealogical & Historical Society (Groom-Bride-License Date-Marriage Date))
30 Jan 1906 2 Feb 1906BURNS, John & Combs, Rachel (Extracted by Combs Researcher Debi Houser from Clay County (KY) Marriage Index Book III, 1890-1909 compiled by Clay Co Genealogical & Historical Society (Groom-Bride-License Date-Marriage Date))
11 Aug 1906 12 Aug 1906 Combs, Wilburn & HUNTER, Lila (Extracted by Combs Researcher Debi Houser from Clay County (KY) Marriage Index Book III, 1890-1909 compiled by Clay Co Genealogical & Historical Society (Groom-Bride-License Date-Marriage Date))
27 Aug 1906 27 Aug 1906 Combs, Grover & MASSEY, Elisie (Extracted by Combs Researcher Debi Houser from Clay County (KY) Marriage Index Book III, 1890-1909 compiled by Clay Co Genealogical & Historical Society (Groom-Bride-License Date-Marriage Date))
10 Mar 1908 10 Mar 1908 Combs, Hugh & Combs, Lillie (Extracted by Combs Researcher Debi Houser from Clay County (KY) Marriage Index Book III, 1890-1909 compiled by Clay Co Genealogical & Historical Society (Groom-Bride-License Date-Marriage Date))
19 Sep 1908 19 Sep 1908 BURNS, Melvin & Combs, Mary Bell (Extracted by Combs Researcher Debi Houser from Clay County (KY) Marriage Index Book III, 1890-1909 compiled by Clay Co Genealogical & Historical Society (Groom-Bride-License Date-Marriage Date))
24 Aug 1908 24 Aug 1908HACKER, Wm. & Combs, Lula (Extracted by Combs Researcher Debi Houser from Clay County (KY) Marriage Index Book III, 1890-1909 compiled by Clay Co Genealogical & Historical Society (Groom-Bride-License Date-Marriage Date))
3 Jul 1909 4 Jul 1909 Combs, Toulman & BAKER, Mary Jane (Extracted by Combs Researcher Debi Houser from Clay County (KY) Marriage Index Book III, 1890-1909 compiled by Clay Co Genealogical & Historical Society (Groom-Bride-License Date-Marriage Date))
1910 Clay Co KY Census (Extracted by Combs Researcher Debi Houser from Clay County 1910 compiled by the Clay County Historical and Genealogical Society. Annotations by Debi who adds: Corrections welcome!)

"A"

HH 44-45
F. M. Combs head 31 m1 13yrs K K K
Alice wife 27 m1 13yrs 5-5 K K K
Oscar son 10 s K K K
Obal son 8 s K K K
Cleopatra dau 6 s K K K
Coyd son 4 s K K K
Bernise M. dau 2 s K K K

DK: Francis Marion Combs, Jr. was the son of Francis M. & Marinda BREWER. He married Alice HOSKINS on 17 Jun 1897 Clay Co., Ky. See also the 25 Mar 1951 Hamilton, Butler, OH Death Certificate for their son James Claude Combs.

HH 262-268
S. G. Combs head 25 m1 1yr K K K
Martha wife 22 m1 1yr 1-1 K K K
Sally dau 1/12 s K K K

DK: Stephen G. Combs was the son of Levi & Louisa NANTZ Combs. Stephen married Martha JONES and they were the parents of Ky Governor Bert T. Combs.

Dripping Springs

HH 20-20
Jasper Combs head 59 m1 38yrs K K K
Susan wife 58 m1 38 yrs 10-9 K K K
Linda ? dau 18 s K K K
Albert son 16 s K K K

DK: Jasper Combs was the son of William & Lethia BEGLEY Combs. Jasper apparently married Susan Catherine HUNDLEY daughter of Samuel & Elizabeth Combs Hundley. Jasper and Susan are listed on the 1880 Jackson Co., Ky Census.

HH 80-80
Wilburn REYNOLDS head 31 m1 9yrs K K K
Lou-Ellen wife 26 m1 9 yrs 3-3 K K K
Robert son 3 s K K K
Ray son 7/12 s K K K

DK: Wilburn REYNOLDS married Ellen Lou Combs, 1 May 1901 Clay Co., Ky.

HH 124-124
Charles Combs head 24 m1 4yrs K K K
Mary wife 22 m1 4yrs 1-1 K K K
Stanley son 3 s K K K

DK: Charles Combs was the son of Samuel & Sarah Combs.

HH 125-125
Samuel Combs head 62 m1 28yrs K K K
Sarah wife 49 m1 28yrs 9-7 K K K
Edward son 22 s K K K
Cleveland son 18 s K K K
Callie dau 14 s K K K
Nellie dau 12 s K K K
Emma dau 9 s K K K

DK: Samuel and wife Sarah are both buried in the Walnut Hills Cem., Jackson Co., Ky.

"E" - Allen Precinct

HH 4-4
Crit C. Combs head 41 m1 21yrs K K K
Mary wife 38 m1
Sarah dau 20 s K K K
Merida son 18 s K K K
Etta dau 16 s K K K
Eva dau 14 s K K K
Ida dau 13 s K K K
Steve son 11 s K K K
Henry son 8 s K K K

DK: Crit Combs was the son of John & Rachel BAKER Combs. Crit married 1st Mary E. "Poose" HELTON daughter of James & Sarah SANDLIN HELTON; 2nd to Rachel EAGLE daughter of William & Joicy "Daus" HELTON EAGLE.

HH 12-12
Grant Combs head 43 m2 19yrs K K K
Ibie wife 38 m1 19yrs 12-11 K K K
Sophia dau 18 s K K K
Floyd son 16 s K K K
Mary dau 15 s K K K
Lucy dau 14 s K K K
Herbert son 13 s K K K
Robert son 11 s K K K
Hobert son 9 s K K K
Charles son 7 s K K K
Stella dau 5 s K K K
Maud dau 3 s K K K
Chester son 1 4/12 s K K K

DK: Ulyssis Grant Combs was the son of John & Rachel BAKER Combs.

HH 30-30
Bill Combs head 30 m2 9yrs K K K
Rhoda wife 27 m2 9ys 3-3 K K K
Della dau 10 s K K K
Bennie son 7 s K K K
Alva dau 3 s K K K
Rachel dau 8/12 s K K K

DK: William Combs was the son of John & Rachel BAKER Combs. William married Rhoda ALLEN. They moved to Laurel County, Ky by 1920. Both William and Rhoda are buried in the Murray Cemetery

HH 64-64
Wade W. Combs head 35 m1 13yrs K K K
Esther wife 30 m1 13yrs 6-5 K K K
Martha dau 11 s K K K
Vernon son 9 s K K K
Leonard son 6 s K K K
Clay son 4 s K K K
Nelson son 1 s K K K

DK: Wade W. Combs died 24 July 1959 Cincinnati, Ohio. He was the son of John & Rachel BAKER Combs. Esther's maiden name was BISHOP. Their daughter, Martha Combs, married 25 Dec 1920 Hamilton, Butler Co., Ohio to Henry WACHTER who died in 1964. Martha died 30 Jan 1988.

HH 100-100
Perry Combs head 31 m1 13 yrs K K K
Emily wife 30 m1 13 yrs 5-4 K K K
Leota dau 11 s K K K
Pearl dau 9 s K K K
Goldie dau 7 s K K K
Allie dau 4 s K K K

DK: Perry was the son of James H. & Nancy BURNS Combs. James H. Combs was the son of Harvey HUNDLEY aka Combs (son of James & Sarah Combs Hundley) and Elizabeth PARSONS/PIERSON.

HH 132-132
Benjamin BAKER head 40 m1 9yrs K K K
Alsie wife 39 m2 9yrs 6-6 K K K
Gilbert s-son 15 s K K K
Delia s-dau 13 s K K K
Mary s-dau 7 s K K K
Morris son 5 s K K K
John son 3 s K K K
Corbin son 1 s K K K

DK: Benjamin BAKER md Alsie Combs Allen, daughter of John & Rachel BAKER Combs. The step children listed were from Alsie's married to Benjamin ALLEN except for Mary. I believe that it's an error since Alsie and Ben Baker were married in 1901.

HH 135-135
James LEDFORD head 36 m1 17yrs K K K
Martha wife 35 m1 17yrs 10-10 K K K
Daniel son 16 s K K K
Ida dau 15 s K K K
Ella dau 13 s K K K
John son 11 s K K K
Chester son 8 s K K K
Myrtle dau 10 s K K K
Adam son 7 s K K K
Sophia dau 5 s K K K
Ray son 3 s K K K
Lillie dau 1 s K K K
Willie Combs servant 18 s K K K (male)

DK: Willie Combs is probably the son of Delaney & Rachel Combs listed on the 1900 Clay Co., Ky Census.

HH 147-147
Joseph TRUMAN head 47 m1 21yrs K K K
Cyntha wife 44 m1 21yrs 12-5 K K K
Samuel son 18 s K K K
Hughie son 14 s K K K
Etta dau 10 s K K K
Everett son 6 s K K K

"F" Laurel Creek

HH 186-187
Alex W. MORGAN head 51 m1 15yrs K K K
Alice wife 43 m1 15yrs 9-8 K K K
Elizabeth dau 14 s K K K
Henry son 12 s K K K
Alice dau 10 s K K K
Albert son 8 s K K K
Kelly son 6 s K K K
Clara dau 3 s K K K
William HACKER board 22 m1 2yrs K K K
Lula HACKER board 23 m1 2yrs K K K
Augustus HACKER board 10/12 s K K K
Stephen TREADWAY 17 s K K K

DK: William HACKER married 24 Aug 1908 Lula Combs.

"G" Sextons Creek

HH 74-76
John GREEN head 26 m2 3yrs K K K
Dora wife 24 m1 3yrs 1-1 K K K
Morris son 9/12 s K K K
Gilbert son 6 s K K K

DK: John GREEN married Dora Combs, 9 Sep 1906 Clay Co., Ky. Dora was the daughter of Morris and Ellen CAMPBELL Combs.

HH 75-77
Morris Combs head 52 m1 31yrs K K K
Ellen wife 42 m1 31yrs 5-3 KVK
Rachel dau 19 s K K K

DK: Morris Combs was the son of John & Rachel BAKER Combs. He married 22 Jan 1879 Clay Co., Ky Ellen Combs.

HH 76-78
Wilburn Combs head 25 m1 3yrs K K K
Leta wife 22 m1 3yrs 1-0 K K K

DK: Wilburn Combs, son of Morris & Ellen CAMPBELL Combs, married Lila HUNTER on 12 Aug 1906 Clay Co., Ky.

"H" Burning Springs

HH 229-237
John M. Combs head 54 m1 30yrs K K K
Nancy wife 57 m1 31yrs 6-3 K K K
Dicie dau 18 s K K K
Franklin HART g-son 6 s K K K

HH 233-241
Lee Combs head 29 m1 1yr K K K
Maud wife 21 m1 1yr 0-0 K K K

HH 283-295
John WELLS head 19 m1 0yr K K K
Alsie wife 26 m2 0yr 2-2 K K K

DK: John WELLS married Elsie Combs on 5 Feb 1910 Clay Co., Ky. Since Alsie/Elsie has it listed that this is her 2nd marriage I checked earlier Combs marriages in Clay and found a marriage record for Grover Combs marrying Elisie MASSEY on 27 Aug 1906. This could be the same woman who married John WELLS.

"I" Whites Branch Otter Creek

HH 39-39
Joseph LIPPS head 34 m1 12yrs K K K
Nannie wife 29 m1 12yrs 6-5 K K K
Lula dau 11 K K K
Woodson son 7 K K K
Ben son 4 K K K
Rocky son 2 K K K
Floyd son 0 s K K K
Felix Combs hired man 22 s K K K

"K" Bullskin

HH 56-56
John B. Combs head 29 m1 6yrs K K K
Sallie wife 28 m1 6yrs 1-1 K K K
Allice dau 4 s K K K

"L"

HH 6-7
John CHANDLER head 39 m3 4yrs K K K
America wife 36 m2 4yrs 10-6 K K K
Mabel Combs s-dau 15 s K K K
Kate Combs s-dau 14 s K K K
John Combs s-son 12 s K K K
Clarance Combs s-son 10 s K K K
Vassa Combs s-son 7 s K K K
Kevis CHANDLER son 1 s K K K

DK: John M. Combs married America BAKER 19 Dec 1893 in Clay Co., Ky. John CHANDLER married America Combs 19 Oct 1905 in Clay Co., Ky.

HH 15-16
Frank BURNS head 62 m1 42yrs KKIN
Jane wife 55 m1 42yrs 2-2 K K K
Alabama STEADHAM g-dau 15 s K K K

-17
Toulman Combs head 24 m1 1yrs K K K
Mary J. wife 23 m1 1yrs 0-0 K K K

DK: Toulman Combs, son of James M. & Rebecca BURNS Combs; married Mary Jane BAKER on 4 Aug 1909.

HH 16-18
John BURNS head 25 m1 4yrs K K K
Rachel A. wife 26 m1 4yrs 4-1 K K K
Laura dau 7/12 s K K K

DK: John BURNS (b 25 Apr 1885 d 9 May 1955) married Rachel A. Combs (b 22 Oct 1882 d 18 Dec 1957) daughter of James M. & Rebecca BURNS Combs. Both John and Rachel are buried in the Oneida Cemetery in Clay Co., Ky.

HH 18-20
James Combs head 50 m1 30yrs K K K
Rebecca wife 49 m1 30yrs 11-10 K K K
Wade son 17 s K K K
Laura dau 15 s K K K
Nannie dau 13 s K K K
Lester son 11 s K K K

DK: Jame Combs (b 1 Jun 1858 d 26 Jun 1926) son of John & Rachel BAKER Combs; married Rebecca BURNS (b 22 Nov 1860 d 10 Dec 1924) daughter of Granville & Nancy BEGLEY Burns. Both James and Rebecca are buried in Oneida Cem. in Clay Co., KY.

19-21
William Combs head 41 m1 21yrs K K K
Sophia wife 39 m1 21yrs 11-10 K K K
Hugh son 19 s K K K
Holt son 17 s K K K
Everer son 15 s K K K
Mary dau 14 s K K K
Pitman son 11 s K K K
May dau 9 s K K K
Adna dau 7 s K K K
Grace dau 3 s K K K
Audrey dau 3 s K K K
Fanny dau 1 s K K K

DK: William Combs married Sophia BARKER on 29 Sep 1888 in Clay Co., Ky. William appears to be the same William Combs whose death certificate listed date of birth 9 Aug 1868 died 2 Dec 1918 Clay Co., Ky.

HH 31-35
Melvin BURNS head 27 m1 1yr K K K
Mary Belle wife 23 m1 1yr 1-1 K K K
Minnie A. dau 5/6 s K K K

DK: Melvin BURNS married Mary Bell Combs (b 21 Sep 1885 d 21 Apr 1960) on 19 Sep 1908 Clay Co., Ky. Mary Bell was the daughter of James & Rebecca BURNS Combs.

HH 54-59
William H. HENSLEY head 25 m2 5yrs K K K
Eliza wife 25 m1 5yrs 2-2 K K K
Eunice dau 4 s K K K
Clinton son 1 s K K K

DK: W.H. HENSLEY married 2 Jan 1905 Clay Co., Ky to Eliza Combs.

HH 59-64
Hugh Combs, Sr. head 28 m1 3yrs K K K
Lillie wife 23 m1 3yrs 1-0 K K K

DK: Hugh Combs son of James M. & Rebecca BURNS Combs, married 10 March 1908 Clay Co., Ky Lillie Combs, daughter of Levi & Louisa NANTZ Combs.

HH 65-70
Martin DOYLE head 48 m1 27yrs K K K
Mary J. wife 48 m2 27yrs 13-8 K K K
Lee son 26 s K K K
Shelby son 24 s K K K
America dau 17 s K K K
Squire son 14 s K K K
Anderson son 7 s K K K
Esther Combs mot-law 80 wd K V V
John POWELL servant 24 s K K K

DK: Mary Jane Combs daughter of Meredith and Esther ALLEN Combs married 1st Irvin HENSLEY 17 Apr 1876 and 2nd to Martin DOYLE on 9 Jan 1883 Clay Co., Ky.

HH 69-75
Nathan Combs head 56 m1 30yrs K K K
Minie wife 52 m1 30yrs 6-4 K K K
William son 14 s K K K

DK: Nathan Combs son of Tarlton & Jemima SPICER Combs; married Jemima "Min" SOUTH. Nathan and Min are listed on the 1900 Jackson Co., Ky Census.

HH 70-77
Louisa Combs head 44 wd 11-10 K K K
Esther dau 20 s K K K
John son 17 s K K K
Lena dau 16 s K K K
Merida dau 14 s K K K
George son 12 s K K K
Bessie dau 10 s K K K
Delofrey g-son 1 s K K K

DK: Louisa NANTZ (b 1864 d 1930) married Levi Combs (b 2 Aug 1858 d 30 Jun 1909) on 1 Dec 1881 Clay Co., Ky.

Upper Redbird Precinct "N"

HH 5-7
Andy Combs head 37 m1 20yrs K K K
Ellen wife 37 m1 20yrs 8-7 K K K
Willie son 19 s K K K
Maud dau 15 s K K K
Dishman son 11 s K K K
Thomas son 9 s K K K
Marvin son 5 s K K K
Jessie dau 4 s K K K
Barthlemew son 1 s K K K
Germima BOWLING board 28 wd 0-0 K K K
Cynthia Combs board 33 s K K K

DK: Andy Combs married Ellen HELTON daughter of Carter & Elizabeth MUNCY Helton. Germima [sic] HELTON, sister of Ellen, married M. F. BOWLING in 1908 Clay Co., Ky.
22 Jan 1910 22 Jan 1910 GILBERT, J.C. Combs, Jocie (Extracted by Combs Researcher Debi Houser from the Clay County (KY) Marriage Index, Book IV, 1910-1923 compiled by Clay Co Genealogical & Historical Society (Groom-Bride-License Date-Marriage Date))
4 Feb 1910 5 Feb 1910 WELLS, John Combs, Elsie (Extracted by Combs Researcher Debi Houser from the Clay County (KY) Marriage Index, Book IV, 1910-1923 compiled by Clay Co Genealogical & Historical Society (Groom-Bride-License Date-Marriage Date))
18 Jul 1911 24 Jul 1911 HALE, James Combs, Linda (Extracted by Combs Researcher Debi Houser from the Clay County (KY) Marriage Index, Book IV, 1910-1923 compiled by Clay Co Genealogical & Historical Society (Groom-Bride-License Date-Marriage Date))
19 Jul 1911 19 Jul 1911 ASHER, Burgan Combs, Mandie (Extracted by Combs Researcher Debi Houser from the Clay County (KY) Marriage Index, Book IV, 1910-1923 compiled by Clay Co Genealogical & Historical Society (Groom-Bride-License Date-Marriage Date))
25 Aug 1911 25 Aug 1911 CRESS, Abner Combs, Mabel (Extracted by Combs Researcher Debi Houser from the Clay County (KY) Marriage Index, Book IV, 1910-1923 compiled by Clay Co Genealogical & Historical Society (Groom-Bride-License Date-Marriage Date))
25 Jan 1912 Kentucky Death Certificate: Esther Combs, white, widowed female, age 81 yrs 2 mos 22 ds, born 2 Nov 1830 Ky died 15 Jan 1912 Clay Co., Ky of Lagrippe; daughter of Morris ALLEN born Clay Co. & Rachel ALLEN born Clay Co. Ky; buried Oneida, Ky 26 Jan 1912 by Wm. Combs of Oneida, Ky; informant: Wm. Combs of Oneida, Ky; filed 26 Jan 1912 by Hugh Combs registar (Combs Researcher Debi Houser)

Note: Wife of A. Meredith Combs of Clay KY.
17 Aug 1912 25 Aug 1912 JEWELL, James F. Combs, Dicie (Extracted by Combs Researcher Debi Houser from the Clay County (KY) Marriage Index, Book IV, 1910-1923 compiled by Clay Co Genealogical & Historical Society (Groom-Bride-License Date-Marriage Date))
20 Jan 1913 23 Jan 1913 Combs, Robert LEWIS, Sylvania (Extracted by Combs Researcher Debi Houser from the Clay County (KY) Marriage Index, Book IV, 1910-1923 compiled by Clay Co Genealogical & Historical Society (Groom-Bride-License Date-Marriage Date))
15 Feb 1913 15 Feb 1913 BRAY, Chester Combs, Rachel (Extracted by Combs Researcher Debi Houser from the Clay County (KY) Marriage Index, Book IV, 1910-1923 compiled by Clay Co Genealogical & Historical Society (Groom-Bride-License Date-Marriage Date))
12 Agu 1913 13 Aug 1913 BAWLES, Henry Combs, Sophia (Extracted by Combs Researcher Debi Houser from the Clay County (KY) Marriage Index, Book IV, 1910-1923 compiled by Clay Co Genealogical & Historical Society (Groom-Bride-License Date-Marriage Date))
18 Nov 1913 26 Nov 1913 Combs, Grant LEDFORD, Isabell (Extracted by Combs Researcher Debi Houser from the Clay County (KY) Marriage Index, Book IV, 1910-1923 compiled by Clay Co Genealogical & Historical Society (Groom-Bride-License Date-Marriage Date))
29 Dec 1913 30 Dec 1913 NANTZ, William Combs, Lucy (Extracted by Combs Researcher Debi Houser from the Clay County (KY) Marriage Index, Book IV, 1910-1923 compiled by Clay Co Genealogical & Historical Society (Groom-Bride-License Date-Marriage Date))
30 Dec 1913 Kentucky Death Certificate: Esther Combs, white, female, married, Housekeeper; Age: 34 yrs 3 mos 14 ds; Born: 16 Sept 1879 Ky; Died: 30 Dec 1913 Clay Co. Ky; buried: Sadlers Gap 31 Dec 1913 by George Campbell of Teges, Ky daughter of Theo BISHOP born Ky & Elizabeth ALLEN born Ky; informant: Wade W. Combs of Teges, Ky. (Transcribed by Combs Researcher Debi Houser)

Note: Wade W. Combs (1875-1959) was Esther Allen Combs' husband. He was the son of John and Rachel BAKER Combs and is later found on the 1920 Clay Co., Ky Census with his 2nd wife Bessie ALLEN.
6 Jan 1914 6 Jan 1914 BISHOP, B.C. Combs, Esther (Extracted by Combs Researcher Debi Houser from the Clay County (KY) Marriage Index, Book IV, 1910-1923 compiled by Clay Co Genealogical & Historical Society (Groom-Bride-License Date-Marriage Date))
8 Apr 1914 9 Apr 1914 BAKER, Kenis Combs, Mattie (Extracted by Combs Researcher Debi Houser from the Clay County (KY) Marriage Index, Book IV, 1910-1923 compiled by Clay Co Genealogical & Historical Society (Groom-Bride-License Date-Marriage Date))
15 Apr 1914 16 Apr 1914 Combs, Bev SINGLETON, Rosa (Extracted by Combs Researcher Debi Houser from the Clay County (KY) Marriage Index, Book IV, 1910-1923 compiled by Clay Co Genealogical & Historical Society (Groom-Bride-License Date-Marriage Date))
14 Aug 1914 15 Aug 1914 Combs, Everett Combs, Lovta (Extracted by Combs Researcher Debi Houser from the Clay County (KY) Marriage Index, Book IV, 1910-1923 compiled by Clay Co Genealogical & Historical Society (Groom-Bride-License Date-Marriage Date))
18 Sep 1914 19 Sep 1914 Combs, Holt BYRD, Lillie (Extracted by Combs Researcher Debi Houser from the Clay County (KY) Marriage Index, Book IV, 1910-1923 compiled by Clay Co Genealogical & Historical Society (Groom-Bride-License Date-Marriage Date))
19 Apr 1915 Kentucky Birth Certificate VOL.: 35 CERT NO.: 17400 NAME: COMBS, Hollie COUNTY: Clay DOB: 4/19/1915 MOTHER: Rose Singleton

DH Note: Bev COMBS married 16 Apr 1914 Clay Co., Ky to Rose SINGLETON.
16 Jun 1915 Breathitt Co. Marriages: Granville COMBS, age 74, divorced, farmer, born in Clay Co. Ky, resides in Conkling, Owsley Co. Ky, married 16 June1915 to Cinda WATKINS, age 49, widowed, born in Owsley Co. Ky, resides in Juan, Breathitt Co. Ky, daughter of James BAKER and Lottie BAKER. Married by G. HOUNSHELL, in Juan, Ky. in the presence of A. JOHNSON and (can'tread). (Transcribed by Lynda Combs Gipson from microfilm).

Note: Granville COMBS was married 1st to Mary Ann CARMACK who died 24 July 1912 in Owsley Co. Ky. Did he remarry and divorce? Owsley Co. researchers have Granville as the son of John and Elizabeth HUNT Williams COMBS. Source is needed to prove relationship.Cinda's first name was actually Lucinda. James "Big Jim" BAKER was the son of John H. BAKER and Lucinda AMIS and his wife was Charlotte "Lottie" BOWLING, the daughter of William BOWLING and Deborah DUFF.
24 Mar 1915 25 Mar 1915 Combs, W.W. ALLEN, Bessie (Extracted by Combs Researcher Debi Houser from the Clay County (KY) Marriage Index, Book IV, 1910-1923 compiled by Clay Co Genealogical & Historical Society (Groom-Bride-License Date-Marriage Date))
19 Apr 1915 22 Apr 1922 HENSLEY, Bradley Combs, Lena (Extracted by Combs Researcher Debi Houser from the Clay County (KY) Marriage Index, Book IV, 1910-1923 compiled by Clay Co Genealogical & Historical Society (Groom-Bride-License Date-Marriage Date))
30 Nov 1915 1 Dec 1915 Combs, Willie NICHOLSON, Essie (Extracted by Combs Researcher Debi Houser from the Clay County (KY) Marriage Index, Book IV, 1910-1923 compiled by Clay Co Genealogical & Historical Society (Groom-Bride-License Date-Marriage Date))
21 Dec 1915 23 Dec 1919 YOUNG, Charley Combs, Nellie (Extracted by Combs Researcher Debi Houser from the Clay County (KY) Marriage Index, Book IV, 1910-1923 compiled by Clay Co Genealogical & Historical Society (Groom-Bride-License Date-Marriage Date))
27 Jan 1916 28 Jan 1916 ROBERTS, Daniel Combs, Kate (Extracted by Combs Researcher Debi Houser from the Clay County (KY) Marriage Index, Book IV, 1910-1923 compiled by Clay Co Genealogical & Historical Society (Groom-Bride-License Date-Marriage Date))
22 Mar 1916 25 Mar 1916 HIGNITE, Thomas Combs, Nannie (Extracted by Combs Researcher Debi Houser from the Clay County (KY) Marriage Index, Book IV, 1910-1923 compiled by Clay Co Genealogical & Historical Society (Groom-Bride-License Date-Marriage Date))
19 May 1917 20 May 1917 BALWIN, Charles Combs, Martha (Extracted by Combs Researcher Debi Houser from the Clay County (KY) Marriage Index, Book IV, 1910-1923 compiled by Clay Co Genealogical & Historical Society (Groom-Bride-License Date-Marriage Date))
29 Apr 1918 29 Apr 1918 CAMPBELL, Walter Combs, Mary (Extracted by Combs Researcher Debi Houser from the Clay County (KY) Marriage Index, Book IV, 1910-1923 compiled by Clay Co Genealogical & Historical Society (Groom-Bride-License Date-Marriage Date))
02 Dec 1918 Kentucky Death Certificate. William Combs; white male farmer; married; age 50 yrs 3 mos 23 ds; born 9 Aug 1868 Ky; died 2 Dec 1918 Oneida, Clay Co., Ky; died of tuberclos; son of Ameridth Combs born Ky & Esther ALLEN born Ky; buried Oneida, Ky 3 Dec 1918; undertaker none listed; informant none listed; registar Hugh Combs 1 Jan 1919 (Abstracted by Combs Researcher Debi Houser from microfilm copy)

Notes: No William Combs is listed in either the 1870 or the 1880 Clay Co KY HH of Meredith and Easter ALLEN Combs. George, born ca 1865, is the closest in age. Was the above William a George W. Combs or a William G. Combs, or did the non-informant not know the ancestry of William?
15 Jan 1919 15 Jan 1919 ROBINSON, Link Combs, Hallie (Extracted by Combs Researcher Debi Houser from the Clay County (KY) Marriage Index, Book IV, 1910-1923 compiled by Clay Co Genealogical & Historical Society (Groom-Bride-License Date-Marriage Date))
21 Feb 1919 Kentucky Death Certificate #17916 of Enoch Combs; white male married; born: 30 May 1839 Letcher Co., Ky; died: 21 Feb 1919 Clay Co., Ky; son of Mason Combs & Matilda WATTS (Combs Researcher Debi Houser) See also Bible Record
22 Mar 1919 23 Mar 1919 Combs, Green A. NICHOLSON, Gussie (Extracted by Combs Researcher Debi Houser from the Clay County (KY) Marriage Index, Book IV, 1910-1923 compiled by Clay Co Genealogical & Historical Society (Groom-Bride-License Date-Marriage Date))
26 Aug 1919 26 Aug 1919 BRUMLEY, Andy Combs, Millie (Extracted by Combs Researcher Debi Houser from the Clay County (KY) Marriage Index, Book IV, 1910-1923 compiled by Clay Co Genealogical & Historical Society (Groom-Bride-License Date-Marriage Date))
20 OCt 1919 24 Oct 1919 Combs, Edgar HOUSE, Grace (Extracted by Combs Researcher Debi Houser from the Clay County (KY) Marriage Index, Book IV, 1910-1923 compiled by Clay Co Genealogical & Historical Society (Groom-Bride-License Date-Marriage Date))
23 Dec 1919 25 Dec 1919 WOODS, Lloyd Combs, Pearl (Extracted by Combs Researcher Debi Houser from the Clay County (KY) Marriage Index, Book IV, 1910-1923 compiled by Clay Co Genealogical & Historical Society (Groom-Bride-License Date-Marriage Date))
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