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Crittenden was organized in 1842 from Livingston.
1 Mar 1849 "This day I solemnized the marriage rites between Joel Coombs and Pernecia Young named parties on this first day of March 1849. Attest H.W. BIGHAM" (extracted by Combs Researcher Bill DeGarmo from Crittenden Co KY Marriage Returns)
Notes: Joel Combs was the son of Simeon F. & Lavina COFFEY Combs who married 22 Jul 1823, Adair Co., KY. By 1830 they were in Pike Co., IL, but by 1840 had removed to Russell Co., KY. Simeon F. Combs was the son of Jesse Coombs. See also notation below on Simeon in the 1850 census.
1850 District 1 Federal Census Crittenden County, Kentucky See full transcription of 1850 Crittendon Census on US Genweb.
p. 233 HH 9/9:
Marion Coombs, 17, m, KY living in HH of James C. Love
NOTE: This is probably the same individual as the Francis M. below in the HH of Simeon F. Coombs
family #18 (page 423)
Simeon F. Coombs age 48 Farmer born Kentucky
Lavina Coombs age 46 born Illinois
James W. Coombs age 19 born Kentucky
Francis M. Coombs age 17 born Kentucky
Mary A. Coombs age 12 born Kentucky
Samantha E. Coombs age 6 born Kentucky
Mariah H. Coombs age 2 born Kentucky
Note: Simeon F. Coombs was the son of Jesse Coombs. See court case of Mary Wilks vs Samuel Coombs. See also the William F. Coombs manuscript. by 1858, they were in McGhee Co., KS where Simeon d 21 Dec 1859, age 59, born in VA [sic]. Note corrected from previous transcription that listed middle names including the following, Francis Marion, Mary Ann, and Samantha Ellen and also the surname from Combs.
family #19Joel Combs age 24 Farmer born Kentucky
Pernecy M Combs age 24 born Kentucky
Martha E. Combs age 1 born Kentucky
29 Jul 1852 "I hereby certify that, on the 29th day of July 1852 James W. Combs of Crittendon County, Kentucky 21 years old, born at Pike County, Illinois was married to Nancy A. SALYER age 27 years, born in Caldwell County, Kentucky". (extracted by Combs Researcher Bill DeGarmo from Crittenden Co KY Marriage Returns )
Notes: James Wilbur, son of Simeon F. & Lavina COFFEY, whose marriage record documents that Simeon & Lavina went to Pike Co, IL from Adair Co, KY.
28 Jul 1852 "I hereby certify that, on the 28th day of July 1852 John M. SALYER of Crittendon County, Kentucky 22 years old, born in Livingston, Kentucky was married to Mary Ann COOMBS of Crittendon, Kentucky, age 14 years, born in Russell County, Kentucky". (extracted by Combs Researcher Bill DeGarmo from Crittenden Co KY Marriage Returns)
Notes: Mary Ann, daughter of Simeon F. & Lavina COFFEY Combs, whose marriage record documents that Simeon & Lavina were the same who were in Russell Co., KY in 1840.
8 Aug 1858 Francis M. COOMBS married Lottie WINDERS at the house of Timothy WINDERS, her father, on August 8, 1856. Marriage performed by J.T. YATES. Witnesses Richard WINDERS, Joseph Combs and P.M. FLANARY. Groom age 24 and bride age 18. (extracted by Combs Researcher Bill DeGarmo from Crittenden Co KY Marriages Vol. 1)
Notes: Francis Marion Combs, son of Simeon F. & Lavina COFFEY Combs. Shortly after their marriage the family of Simeon and Lavina removed to Kansas where Simeon F. Combs is listed on the 1860 McGhee Co., KS Census Mortality Schedule as born in VA [sic], died Dec 1859 at age 57.
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