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Pulaski County was established in 1839 from Montgomery and Wythe Cos, VA. No Combs have been located on either the 1840 or 1850 Pulaski Co, VA census.

1880 Pulaski County Virginia Census

(Transcribed by Combs Researcher Steven H. Gilley who adds that these were transcribed from soundex, not actual roll)

Pulaski Dublin Dist

vol 27 ED 57 sheet 49

Line 24

COMBS, Jno W M 64 VA
Peninah J W 58 VA
Jno W S 32 VA
Mary J D 32 VA [Mary J. T. WILLIAMS]
Jas R * 3/12 VA
COOK, Mandernia GD 10 VA

SHG Note: * indecipherable but was Grandson s/o John COMBS and Mary J.T. WILLIAMS. Mandernia(?) COOK is d/o Henry Harrison & Mailinda Sarah E. COMBS Cook. In 1850, John and Peninah Jane were in Raleigh Co, VA.

Line 38

COMBS, Mandeville J W M 39 VA
Henrietta W 26 VA [Henrietta E. MARTIN]
Jno W S 7 VA
Wm J S 5 VA
Lizzie J D 2 VA
Chas C S 5/12 VA

SHG Notes: Mandeville Jackson COMBS, then age 30 and single, b in Fayette Co (that part which became Raleigh in 1850), resident of Giles Co, m Hanrrietta [sic] E. MARTIN in Giles Co, VA on 27 Jul 1871. Mandeville Jackson (as Jackson) and William J. Combs (with wife Margaret) found later in 1900 Census of Unicoi Co, TN, son John Walter Combs in 1900 Census of Washington Co, TN

Chataigne's 1888-89 Virginia Business Directory - Pulaski County
(Excerpted from Jeff Weaver's New River Notes)

Principal Farmers
Sassin-- M. J. Combs, John W. Combs, Jos. W. Combs, Jno. Combs

1920 Pulaski Co, VA Census


ED 56

p. 6A, April 30, 1920

22/22 PARKS Jones W Head mw 43 md VA VA VA laborer
Lula A Wife fw 29 md NC NC NC
John W Son mw 9 single VA VA NC
Annie Belle daughter fw 7 single VA VA NC
Mary Lee daughter fw 5 & 712 single VA VA NC
Alice daughter fw 4 & 312 single VA VA NC
Ollie daughter fw 2 & 1112 single VA VA VA

Notes: Annie Lou Combs, d/o of Calvin Combs and his first wife Virginia Martha BROOKS

27 Fec 1922 Certified DC for Annie Lou PARKS, Certificate No: 4381 Place of Death: Pulaski County;
Mag. Dist: Dublin;
Full Name: Annie Lou PARKS, Female, White;
Married, Husband: John Wesley PARKS;
Born: April 16th 1892;
Age: 29y 10m 11d;
Birthplace: Wilkes Co, NC;
Died: Feb. 27 1922;
Cause: Abnormal Child Birth;
Father: Calvin Combs;
Birthplace of Father: Wilkes Co, NC;
Mother: Sallie BROOKS;
Birthplace of Mother: Grayson County, VA;
Informant: J W PARKS;
Buried: Dublin Cemetery, Feb. 28, 1922

Note: Lou Annie's name is shown as Annie Lou. Lou Annie Combs (d/o of Calvin L. Combs of Wilkes Co, NC.) married Jonas Wesley PARKS in Smythe Co, VA on Sep. 11, 1911

Notes: Calvin's Wilkes Co, NC marriage record states his married Virginia Brooks April 29, 1877. Calvin's wife is listed as Martha V in their 1900 Smyth Co, VA census record.

Source: Abstracted from Original image of Certified DC provided by Ralph Sullivan

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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