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Lamar County, Texas was established in 1840 from Red River County. The county seat is Paris.

1870 U.S. Census

(Extracted by Combs Researcher Frieda Bjork from THE 1870 LAMAR COUNTY TEXAS FEDERAL CENSUS Compiled by Mary Claunch Lane Alvarado Library Genealogy REF 929.3 TX Lamar)

transcribed by S. C. Hefner

p. 6

78-82 COMBS, J.E. 31 M W Grocer OH
M. A. 24 F W GA
SPRINGS, Jos. 9 M W Cherokee Nation, Indian Territory


p. 382

COMBS, S. 29 M W Jobbing Laborer KY cannot read/write
L.J . 22 F W VA
N. E. 2 F W TX
Henry 19 M W KY cannot read/write

1880 U.S. Census

transcribed by S. C. Hefner

p. 23

407-424 HARRIS, Caroline B F 50 keeps house widowed Miss Tenn Tenn
COMBS, Sarah B F 28 daughter widowed Tenn Tenn Tenn
Joseph B M 10 grandson TX Miss Miss
Henry B M 9 grandson TX Miss Miss
John(?) B M 5 grandson TX Miss Miss

Lamar County Marriages

Lamar County Marriage Records, Volume II: 1875-1889. compiled by the Lamar Genealogical Society

13 May 1887 J. A. COMBS married Dora SMITH

27 Jul 1893 Joe COMBS married Dilsey TAYLOR

Volume III

10 Dec 1896 Carrie COMBS married Ed WAGGENER.

(GenWeb Archives)

1900 Dilsey COMBS & Jackson WALTER

1903 Mattie MITCHELL & John COMBS

1904 Dora COMBS & C. B. PETTUS

1905 Nellie COMBS & Arnold GILES

1910 Rhoda COMBS & Felix JACKSON
Mattie COMBS & Almond HOOKS

Texas Death Records: 1964-1998

8 Apr 1972 Mary A. COMBS died. She was separated/divorced.

13 Jan 1984 Imogene COMBS died.

23 Nov 1988 Ennis Orville COMBS died.

The Death and Cemetery Records of Lamar County, Texas: 1831 - 1998. by Ron Brothers. 1999)

Littlejohn B Cemetery

Sterling COMBS 13 Jun 1940 - 18 Jul 1986

Mt. Tabor Cemetery

James O. COMBS 21 Feb 1924 - 9 Mar 1994 (He married 26 Oct 1947.)

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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