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Cayuga County was formed in 1799 from Onondaga. The County seat is Auburn.

1800 Cayuga Co, NY Census

Town of Washington

p. 518, 519; ln. 12
Noah Combs | 2 0 0 0 * | 0 0 1 0 0 | 0 | 0

Hole or tear in page; The middle columns are damaged or obliterated in the record I viewed. There must be at least 1 more male, since I am sure Noah would not be listed as head of household if he was under 10 years old! (Combs researcher, Gary Combs)

p. 524, 525; ln. 26
Timothy Comb | 1 0 1 1 0 | 2 0 1 0 0 | 0 | 0

Town of Romulus

p. 527, 528; ln. 25
Thomas Combs | 2 1 0 2 0 | 1 0 1 0 0 | 0 | 2

Holes or tears in page, males 10-16 poorly readable; entry in "other free" column appears to be "2" overwritten to be "0"

Note: In the book, Town of Romulus, compiled by Wayne E. Morrison, Sr. of Ovid, NY, there is the following on page 12: “Thomas Combs was a New Jerseyman, who came on in 1798, and bought one hundred acres in the central part of the lot”. The lot referred to is Lot 65 of the Military Tract in what is now Romulus, Seneca County, NY. (Combs researcher, Gary Combs)

1860 Cayuga Co, NY Census

USGenWeb Census Project


p. 68

26/32 Combs O. L. 42 M Shoe Maker NY
Adaline 42 F NY
Irving 17 M Apr. Shoe Maker NY sch
Cornelius 14 M NY sch
Elizabeth 11 F NY sch

Note: Same household number as previous family: Louisa M. Weed 29; Louis A. Weed 2; and Mary Griffin 15.


p. 276

1113/1096 Combs, Charles 31 M Farmer 2,625 1,025 NY
Sally 70 F MA
Emeline 38 F NY
Myron 32 M Farmlaborer NY


p. 370 Handwritten Pg. No. 54

424/440 FOLLETT, Mary A 49 F Farm Lady 10,000 1,300 NY
Mary 21 F Farm Dau. NY
Phidelia 19 F Farm Dau. NY
David 18 M Farm Labourer NY
James 14 M NY
Mavilla 11 F NY sch
Francis 6 F NY sch
Comes, Dennis 73 M B Smith NY

p. 371, Handwritten Pg. No. 55 (con't)

424 /440 FINK, Daniel 30 M Farm Labourer NY


p. 634, Handwritten Pg. No. 36

264/263 ANGEL, James R. 29 M Hotel Kp'r 500 Ma
Betsy M 29 F New York
Cora 1 F New York
Combs, Peter 37 M Laborer New York
with others in hotel

Auburn, 4th Ward

610/634 Auburn State Prison
Coom, Nathan 40 M Shoemaker NJ Arson 3d Deg
Coom, James 23 M B None Canada Burglary
Combs, William 22 M None NY Assault & Bettery with inte** to Rape

1870 Cayuga Co, NY Census

USGenWeb Census Project


p. 358b, HW Pg 14

128 129 BRIGHTMAN Theodore 23 M W Farm Laborer NY
Sarah A 23 F W Keeping house NY
Combs Charles 6 M W NY
BRIGHTMAN Catherine 1 F W NY

Auburn, 1st Ward

p. 14B, HW p. 28

219/246 PALMER, J. V. 59 M W Painter 7,500 500 NY
Lydia M 56 F W Keeps House NY
James W 11 M W At School NY
FARNSWORTH, James 25 M W Painter NY
Combs, Irving 25 M W Plumber NY
STANLEY, Netti* 21 F W Compositor NY
PONTIUS, Sarah 21 F W At Home NY
Peter C 21 M W Grocer Ag't NY
WALLACE, Eliza C 24 F W Domestic Serv't NY
GE****, Emma 1* F W At School NY

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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