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HOLCOMB - Clarence, Joe, James
Posted by: Russ Hebert (ID *****4122) Date: February 21, 2008 at 08:59:59
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Looking for HOLCOMB Family information:

HOLCOMB - Clarence, Joe, James. Seeking ancestors, siblings, and descendents of these three Holcomb family brothers. Especially need information on siblings (and their descendants) who may have remained in AL when some relocated to TX.

- Born in Barbour County, Eufaula, Alabama ... (lived in Clayton too) and their parents were born in Georgia.
- Migration path of this family seems to have been from Baldwin to Monroe to Muscogee Counties of Georgia (in that order), then to Russell to Barbour Counties in Alabama, thence some to Lamar, Hopkins Counties in TX, some later to Logan County Arkansas, ... some to Ouachita Parish Louisiana ... and perhaps elsewhere.

Clarence L., and wife Myrtle O. (nee unknown), buried in Logan County, Arkansas - McVay Cemetery. Located NW of paris, Arkansas.
Holcomb Clarence L. b. 1884 d. 1967 Myrtle O.
Holcomb Myrtle O. b. 1888 d. 1974 Clarence L.
Descendents are unknown, however others with same surname in McVay cemetery are:
Holcomb Robert P. b. 12-12-1913 d. 5-25-1944
Holcomb Billie Ann b. 11-21-1932 d. 12-6-1933
Holcomb Ray Eugene b. 9-10-1931 d. 12-19-1932

James R. and wife Mattie S. Jackson Holcomb, buried in Antioch Church Cemetery
Biardstown, Lamar County, Texas, in SE part of Lamar County, Texas.
HOLCOMB , JAMES R.               B: 1868 D : 1939
Known descendants, and possibly not complete list, are:
HOLCOMB, George Oscar, son,        Mar 15, 1912 May 18, 1978
HOLCOMB, Mary, dau.,        Aug 13, 1913 ... .., ....
HOLCOMB, Pete Oliver, son,        Mar 15, 1912 Apr 27, 1971
HOLCOMB, William, son,        Jan 2, 1908 Oct 19, 1984
COBB, (Holcomb) Mary, dau., Sep 23, 1900 Oct 25, 1966
HILL, (Holcomb) Addie, dau., ... .., 1903 ... .., 1982
[known to have migrated to northern Louisiana]

Joseph S., and first wife, Mattie (nee believed to be HUNT), m. ~ 1897?, and 2nd wife Altie/Alta (nee unknown, may have been married prior to a WEST), m. ~ 1909?. Burial information is unknown for Joe, Mattie, and Altie/Alta; though unproved, possibly Joe was buried in 1953 in Como Cemetery in Hopkins County, and Altie/Alta in the 1970's in Hopkins county, both not yet proved. [Also, not clear whether Mattie passed away in her early 30's or there was other marriage dissolution.]
Joe S. Holcomb                      b. 1864 d. 1953
First Wife: Mattie E,               b. Feb 1877 d. ? [nee: HUNT?]
2nd marriage Altie Holcomb,        b. 1886? D. ? [d. possibly mid 1970's in Franklin County?]

Joe's descendents, though possibly not complete, include, the following:
Jim D b. May 1899 d. 15 Aug 1961       Hopkins County...Como Cemetery?
John b. 29 Nov 1903 d. 24 Dec 1928       Hopkins County...Como Cemetery?
Mamie L (Holcomb) Underwood b. 11/1897 d. 1953 possibly buried at City Cemetery, Mount Vernon, TX, Franklin County
Agnes Rosetta (Holcomb) Pettit b. 1901 d. 1983 possibly buried at City Cemetery, Mount Vernon, TX, Franklin County
Will/William, b. ~1908;
Curtis E b. ~1911;
Minnie West b. ~1905, stp dtr;
Bill West b. ~1906, stp son;
Lillie b. ~1912;
Louise b. ~1913;
Edna Anderson b. ~1898, niece;
J.C. Holcomb b. 1919 d. 1976

Any help or information on ancestors, descendents, including very early ancestral origins AND the currently living would be greatly appreciated.


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