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Ohio Co., KY was established in 1799 from Hardin Co., KY. In 1810 Grayson Co. was established from Ohio and Hardin, and Butler from Ohio and Logan. In 1815, Daviess was established from Ohio, and in 1829, Hancock from Ohio and Breckinridge. In 1854, McLean was established from Ohio and Daviess.
9 May 1839 Eden L. COOMBS-Mary TILFORD, May 9, 1839, bond-Jesse WARD (Extracted by Combs Researcher Carolyn Wimp from Marriages and Early Consents, 1799-1880, Ohio Co., KY by Cook & Cook, Cook-McDowell Publications, Inc., 1980)
1840 Census Ohio Co., KY Index (Transcription Still Needed)

P. 112: Eden L. COOMBS

Notes: Eden L. COOMBS has not yet been located in 1850. An Aden COOMBS is on the 1850 Hart Co., KY Census was the son of Samuel Coombs of Tonolloways and was also found in the 1840 Hart Co., KY Census. The only other Aden, Eden, etc. in 1850 known was in Clark Co, IN.
9 Nov 1840 Lucy Combs-Wesley J. COOPER, Nov. 9, 1840 (Extracted by Combs Researcher Carolyn Wimp from Marriages and Early Consents, 1799-1880, Ohio Co., KY by Cook & Cook, Cook-McDowell Publications, Inc., 1980)

Notes: See the 1850 Ohio Co., KY Census notes for Wesley and Catherine L. COOPER.
2 Apr 1846 John R. Combs-Martha LEACH, Apr 2, 1846 (Extracted by Combs Researcher Carolyn Wimp from Marriages and Early Consents, 1799-1880, Ohio Co., KY, Ohio Co., KY by Cook & Cook, Cook-McDowell Publications, Inc., 1980)
1850 Ohio Co., KY Census (1850 Grayson Co., KY Census extracted from US GenWeb Archives, Ohio Co., KY (See Copyright Restrictions) by Combs Researcher Debi Houser who adds that despite odd "numbering," the last two record sets are in same consecutive order listed, and immediately followed by HH 594-594.)

District 1

54 -54 COOPER Wesley 31 M Farmer 700 Kentucky
Catherine L. 27 F Kentucky
Edward 9 M Kentucky X
Mary T. 6 F Kentucky X
John W. 10/12 M Kentucky
ROGERS Thornton P. 40 M School Teacher Kentucky

Notes: Catherine L. was probably Catherine Lucy who married Wesley COOPER in 1840. See also the 1932 Grayson Co., KY death certificate of their son, Burton Combs COOPER, indicating a probable relationship between Catherine Lucy and Burton Combs of Meade and Ohio Counties, KY (See Below). Could daughter, Mary T., have been named after Mary TILFORD who married Eden L. Combs in 1839 in Ohio KY?

9 Sep 1850, p. 27b
391 391 COOMBS John 41 M Farmer 100 Kentucky
COOMBS Martha 26 F Kentucky
COOMBS Artemisia 1 F Kentucky
ARNOLD Lucinda 17 F Kentucky X

Notes: John R. married Martha LEACH in 1846 Ohio Co., KY. The same?

13 Sep 1850, p. 32b
455 455 THOMPSON Henry 42 M Farmer 3,500 Kentucky
THOMPSON Catherine 28 F Kentucky
THOMPSON Richard 13 M Kentucky X
THOMPSON James 5 M Kentucky
THOMPSON Mary 3 F Kentucky
THOMPSON Geraldine 1 F Kentucky
Combs Anthony 17 M Farmer Kentucky

28 Sep 1850, p. 49b

689 689 BERRYMAN Thomas 47 M Farmer 2,600 Virginia
BERRYMAN Margaret 40 F Kentucky
Combs Catherine 20 F Kentucky
BLACK Frank 20 M Farmer Kentucky

District 2
17 Sep 1850, p. 94a
593 593
Combs Burton 47 M Tanner 600 KY
Combs Caroline 32 F KY
Combs Milton 19 M Tanner KY
Combs William 16 M Tanner KY
Combs John 9 M KY

p. 94b
587 587
COMBS Garland 11 M KY
Combs Theadoria 8 F KY X
Combs Lucy 6 F KY
Combs Mariah 1 F KY

Notes: See 21 Jul 1830 Meade Co., KY marriage of Barton Combs and Caroline GARDNER. If one Household, then children are "out of age order," and the children beginning with Garland, age 11, may not have been those of Burton and Caroline. Also note that Theadoria may have been Theodosia (see later marriage) See also District 1 1850 HH of Wesley and Catherine Lucy Combs Cooper who later named a son, Burton Combs.
11 Sep 1855 Mary C. COOMBS-T. W. HAYS, Sept 11, 1855 (Extracted by Combs Researcher Carolyn Wimp from Marriages and Early Consents, 1799-1880, Ohio Co., KY, by Cook & Cook, Cook-McDowell Publications, Inc., 1980)

Notes: Might Mary C. have been Mary Catherine in the 1850 HH of Thomas and Margaret BERRYMAN?
9 Jan 1856 William Combs-Margaret A. SMITH, Jan 9, 1856 (Extracted by Combs Researcher Carolyn Wimp from Marriages and Early Consents, 1799-1880, Ohio Co., KY by Cook & Cook, Cook-McDowell Publications, Inc., 1980)

Notes: See 1860 census and 1935 Ohio Co., KY death certificate of their son, Milton H. Combs. Was William s/o Burton & Caroline of 1850?
1860 Ohio Co., KY Census (Extracted by Bettie Gaddis and provided to Combs Researcher Debi Houser, unless otherwise noted)

Adam's Fork -Fordsville Ky

Dist 1

HH 13
Burton COMBS 58 farmer 2500 1400 Ky
Caroline 45 Ky
John 20 Ky
Theodocia 17 Ky
Lucy 15 Ky
Mariah 10 Ky
Samuel 6 Ky

HH 14
Garland COMBS 22 250 150 Ky

Note: Garland is listed out of order with Burton and Caroline GARDNER Combs in 1850. Was he their son?

HH 92
William COMBS 25 farmer 700 300 Ky
Margarett A. 24
Milton 3
Combs 1

Note: William is probably the s/o Burton and Caroline GARDNER Combs. William married Margaret SMITH (See marriage above)

#443
Uriah COMBS 28 -- 200 Ky
Amanda 31 Ky
Ralph H 10 Ky
Elizabeth 6 Ky
Thomas J. 2 Ky

Note: Uriah COMBS is listed on the 1850 Spencer Co., KY Census and later on the 1870 Hancock Co., KY Census.

p. 694
HH 743/741
Septimus TAYLOR, 64, M, farmer, $1500/1140, VA
Altha S., 61, F, MD, cannot read or write
Frances C., 21, F, KY, cannot read or write
Richard L., 18, M, KY
Altimfra COMBS, 11, F, KY
(Extracted by Combs Researcher Deb Coombs)
10 Feb 1861 Garland Combs to Nancy J. PHILLIPS. (Provided by Researcher Bettie Gaddis)
1 Jul 1861 Theodosia Combs-Francis M. PETTY (Extracted by Combs Researcher Carolyn Wimp from Marriages and Early Consents, 1799-1880, Ohio Co., KY by Cook & Cook, Cook-McDowell Publications, Inc., 1980)

Notes: Possibly Theadoria in HH of Burton Combs?
26 Nov 1862 Nancy J. Combs-James M. KELLY, (Extracted by Combs Researcher Carolyn Wimp from Marriages and Early Consents, 1799-1880, Ohio Co., KY by Cook & Cook, Cook-McDowell Publications, Inc., 1980)
03 Feb 1864 Joseph S. COOMES-Eliza Jane RUMMAGE, Feb 3, 1864 (Extracted by Combs Researcher Carolyn Wimp from Marriages and Early Consents, 1799-1880, Ohio Co., KY by Cook & Cook, Cook-McDowell Publications, Inc., 1980)
29 Apr 1870 John N. Combs-Martha E. ISBELL, Apr 29, 1870 (Extracted by Combs Researcher Carolyn Wimp from Marriages and Early Consents, 1799-1880, Ohio Co., KY by Cook & Cook, Cook-McDowell Publications, Inc., 1980)

Notes: Is this John, son of Burton & Caroline GARDNER Combs?
1870 Ohio Co., KY Census (Extracted by Combs Researcher Carolyn Wimp from the Ohio Co., KY, 1870 Census, by by Robert D. McManaway, 1982, McDowell Pub)

Buford P. O.

#84 Jas H. Combs 43 farmer Ind
Catharine 40 Ind
Wm 15 Ky
Jasper V. 13 Ky
Matilda 10 Ky
David N. 8 Ky

Fordsville

#134 Burk Combs 67 farmer Ky
Caroline 60 Ky
Moriah 20 Ky
Saml 16 Ky

Notes: This appears to be Burton & Caroline GARDNER Combs.

Hartford

#34 Joseph C. BARNET 51 farmer Ky
Frances D. 49 Ky
Geo W. 21 preacher Ky
Frances M. 16 Ky
Finley M. 15 Ky
Cicero M. 6 Ky
Jno C. WESTBROOK 25 farm hand Ky
Martha Combs 21 keep house Ky

Notes: Might this have been Martha E. ISBELL Combs? If so, what happened to John N.?

Sulpher Springs

#45 Wm Combs 40 farmer Ky
Margt 45 Ky
Milton 14 Ky
Eugene 12 Ky
Lesley 10 Ky
Mary 8 Ky
Burtram 3 Ky

Notes: William and Margaret A. SMITH Combs married 09 Jan 1856, Ohio Co., KY. Their son, Milton H. Combs, born 04 Jul 1857, died 04 Oct, 1935, Hartford, Ohio Co., KY. Is this William, son of John and Caroline GARDNER Combs? Note naming patterns, and that age is 4 years off of 1850 census.
03 Feb 1875 William Combs-Elmira MORGAN (Extracted by Combs Researcher Carolyn Wimp from Marriages and Early Consents, 1799-1880, Ohio Co., KY by Cook & Cook, Cook-McDowell Publications, Inc., 1980)
24 Dec 1877 Maria Combs-Colgal WALKER (Extracted by Combs Researcher Carolyn Wimp from Marriages and Early Consents, 1799-1880, Ohio Co., KY by Cook & Cook, Cook-McDowell Publications, Inc., 1980)

Notes: Is this Mariah, daughter of Burton and Caroline GARDNER Combs?
26 Mar 1878 Samuel R. Combs-Julia B. GRANT (Extracted by Combs Researcher Carolyn Wimp from Marriages and Early Consents, 1799-1880, Ohio Co., KYby Cook & Cook, Cook-McDowell Publications, Inc., 1980)

Notes: Is this Samuel, son of Burton and Caroline GARDNER Combs?
2 Jun 1897 Milton H. Combs to Ada DUKE (Provided by Researcher Bettie Gaddis)
1920 Soundex Ohio Co., KY (Extracted by Combs Researcher Lynda Combs Gipson)

Milton Combs 61 W Ky
Lena dau 20 W Ky
Eugene son 17 W Ky

Note: Milton H. COMBS was the son of William and Caroline GARDNER Combs. See Milton's death certificate below.
24 Jul 1932 Burton Combs COOPER, born Dec. 10, 1868, died July 24, 1932, son of Wesley J. & Lucy Combs Cooper, buried at Pleasant Grove, Ohio Co., KY ( Grayson Co., Ky. Death Records 1911-1935 by Virginia Stone Armstrong,1990 McDowell Publications, extracted by Combs Researcher Carolyn Wimp)

Notes: Wesley J. COOPER and Lucy Combs (possibly a.k.a. Catherine Lucy) married 9 Nov 1940, Ohio Co., KY. Also in 1850 Ohio Co., KY Census are the Burton and Caroline GARDNER Combs family.
04 Oct 1935 Kentucky Death Certificate of Milton H. Combs, white male widower; wife Ada Combs, age 78 yrs 3 mos 1 ds, born 4 July 1857 Ky, died 4 Oct 1935 E. Hartford, Ohio Co., Ky, died of chronic interstitial nephritits, son of William Combs born Ky & Margaret SMITH born Ky, undertaker Ernest E. BINKHEAD? & Son, Hartford, Ky, informant Eugene Combs, Hartford, KY (Transcribed by Combs Researcher Debi Houser from microfilm copy)
Important: All Records collected for this county may not have been added here as yet. See also the Combs Research List Archives.

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