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Young County was established in 1856 from Bosque and Fannin Counties. Descendant Counties include (in 1876) Hall, Hansford, Hartley, Hemphill, Hockley, Howard, Kent, Knox, Swisher, and Wheeler, and (in 1881) Nolan. The county seat is Graham.


Land Grant (from the Texas GenWeb Archives, extracted by S. C. Hefner)
T. J. COMBS T. COMBS Abstract #1298


1880 U.S. Census

(transcribed by S. C. Hefner)

p. 417

9-9 STEWART, Sarah A. W F 60 MS VA KY
James H. W M 23 son LA LA MS
Andrew P. W M 18 son LA LA MS
COMBS, William W M 31 boarder hiring cattle KY KY TN


1900 U.S. Census

extracted from GenWeb archives by Susan Hefner

Line/Name/ Race/Sex/Month&Year of Birth/Age/Marital Status/# of Years Married/# of Children/# Living/State of Birth/Father's Birthplace/Mother's Birthplace/Occupation/# Age over 10/Read/Write/English/Own or Rent/Farm or Home

Page 1-B lines 58-64

11, COOMBES, Leslie Head W M Apr 1869 31 M12 TX KY KY Preacher & Tinker 9 Yes Yes Yes O F F
Ella L. Wife W F Feb 1869 age 31 M12 7/5 TX TN TX Yes Yes Yes
Leslie Son W M May 1889 age 11 Single TX TX TX At School Yes Yes Yes
Maud F. Daughter W F Jan 1892 age 8 Single TX TX TX
Martha R. Daughter W F Jan 1894 age 6 Single TX TX TX
Lilian Daughter W F April 1896 age 4 Single TX TX TX
Louella Daughter W F Oct 1899 age 8 months Single TX TX TX


Texas Death Records: 1964-1998

28 May 1967 Verlina L. COMBS died. She was a widow.

31 May 1985 Dennis William COMBS died.


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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