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Jesse Combs

Male Abt 1819 - 1859  (~ 40 years)


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  • Name Jesse Combs  [1, 2
    Born Abt Jun 1819  , , Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Died 3 Oct 1859  , , Siskiyou County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Butcher Hill Cemetery, Yreka, Siskiyou County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I1173  Main
    Last Modified 19 Jul 2008 

    Father Thomas "Hicks" Combs,   b. Abt 1765, , , Rowan (later Wilkes) County, North Carolina Province, Colonial America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 May 1849, , , Hancock County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 84 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Keziah Hayes,   b. Abt 1783, , , , North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1867, , , Monroe County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 84 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 3 Feb 1801  , , Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Family ID F161  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Ann Steel,   b. Est 1821,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 1 Apr 1841  , , Hancock County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 28 Aug 2004 
    Family ID F435  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • (Research):VI. JESSE (Thomas) b. c. 1821; m. 1 April 1841, Hancock Co, IN to Elizabeth Ann STEEL (Marriage Record, Hancock Co, IN, Book 2, Page 110); died after 1854 in CA (per Krahn).

      1850 Census, Keokuk Co, IA:
      Jessie Combs, 29, b. NC
      Elizabeth [STEEL] Combs, 27, b. OH
      Medra L.[Medorah Francis] Combs, 5. b. IN
      Wm. J.K.P. Combs, 2
      Sarah K. Combs, 1
      (Combs Researcher Nancy Tyrrel Theodore)

      Children of Jesse & Elizabeth STEEL Combs not included in the above census record were:

      John Combs b. ca June 1843, lived 2 days
      Urminda? Combs, bc 1851, IA
      Elias P. Combs, bc 1853, CA
      Margaret I. Combs, bc 1855 CA
      George B. Combs, bc 1857 CA
      Mary E. Combs, bc 1859 CA, m. .....TRAUX
      (Combs Researcher Nancy Tyrrel Theodore)

  • Sources 
    1. [S121] Website: Combs-Coombs &c. [online], (A Free Nonprofit Web Site Generously Hosted by USGenNet) (Reliability: 3).
      see notes

    2. [S832] Cemetery: California, Siskiyou, Yreka - Butcher Hill Cemetery [Rootsweb database], (http://freepages.history.rootsweb.com/~shannara/Cemeteries/ButcherHill/butcherhill.htm), grave marker entry for Jesse Combs (Reliability: 3).
      Combs, Jesse
      Oct 3, 1859
      40Y 4M

    3. [S467] Marriage: North Carolina, Wilkes - Marriage Bonds (1778-1868), Vol. A-B [microfilm], Wilkes County, North Carolina Courthouse, (Wilkesboro, North Carolina: Wilkes County Community College Library), vol. C-H, Reel C.104.6002, M 929-37568 Wil (Reliability: 3).
      We Hicks Combs & Henry Hayes of Wilkes County
      and State of North Carolina acknowledge ourselves
      indebted unto Benjamin Williams Esq. Governor of said
      State and his successors in Office in the full sum of
      five hunderd pounds To the which payment well and truly
      to be made we bind ourselves & jointly and se-
      verally firmly by these presents sealed with our seals and
      dated the third of February AD 1801
      The Condition of the above obligation is such
      that whereas the above bounden Hicks Combs
      hath made application for a marriage license to be
      granted between him the said Hicks Combs & Keziah
      Hays Now if there be no just cause to obstruct
      said marriage but it be in every respect according
      to law then the above obligation to be void or esle
      to remain in full force and virtue
      Test Hicks (his mark) Combs {seal}
      WmBLenoir Clk Henry Hayes {seal}

    4. [S18] Marriage: North Carolina Marriage Bonds, 1741-1868 [Ancestry.com database], Ancestry.com, compiler, (www.ancestry.com), image number: 3521 (Reliability: 3).
      Groom: Hicks Combs
      Bride: Keziah Hays
      Bond Date: 03 Feb 1801
      Bond #: 000164675
      County: Wilkes
      Record #: 01 054
      Bondsman: Henry Hayes
      Witness: Wm B Lenoir