Henry Harrison Combs Sr
and Rachel Clements

Henry Harrison Combs Sr b 1762 Russell Co VA d about 1850 Johnson City, IN; s/o John Combs Sr and Nancy Harding. Henry Harrison Combs m. 28 Sept 1788 Montgomery Co VA (now Floyd Co) to Rachel Clements b. 15 Jun 1754 Goochland Co VA; d/o Benjamin Clements and Mary Baker. Children of Henry Harrison Combs and 1st Rachel Clements;

1. Polly Combs b about 1802 VA; m. 1821 KY to James Downey "Straight Jim" Stacy. Children of James Downey Stacy and Polly Combs;

I. John Stacy m. Cynthia Smith; d/o Rev Richard Smith and Aletia Combs.

II. Cynthia Ann "Sitha" Stacy m. Isaac Smith; s/o Rev Richard Smith and Aletia Combs.

2. Matthew Combs b 1791 NC d 1866 Noctor, Breathitt Co KY m. 28 May 1810 Clay Co KY to Frances "Frankey" Brown; d/o William Brown and Ann Taylor. Frances "Frankie" Brown b 1791 Buncombe Co NC d 1 Apr 1872 Noctor, Breathitt Co KY.

3. Nancy Combs b 1792 VA d 1850; m. before 1803 to Jeremiah L "Long Jerry" Combs, b 1788 Surrey Co NC d 1844 Troublesome Creek, Perry Co KY, s/o John "Soldier John" Combs and Margaret Biddy Nantz.

4. Henry Harrison Combs Jr b 1797 Holston, Sullivan Co TN d 17 Feb 1857 Big Creek, Perry Co KY; m. 1st to Lucy Fields b 1805 VA; d/o John Fields and Polly Unknown. Lucy Fields m. about 1833 to Nathan Young Sr. Henry Harrison Combs Jr m. 11 Mar 1816 Clay Co KY to Nancy Ann Brown b 1797 New River, SC d between 1870 and 1880 Big Creek, Perry Co KY; d/o William Brown and Ann Taylor.

5. Elizabeth Betty Combs (aka Betsy) b 1798 VA d before 1860 Perry Co KY; m. 29 May 1810 Clay Co KY to Jeremiah "Curly Jerry" Combs b 1788 VA d before 1860 Perry Co KY; s/o Nicholas "Danger Nick" Combs and Nancy Grigsby.

6. George Combs b 1798 Sullivan Co TN d between 1851 and 1859 Troublesome Creek, Perry Co KY; m. 1821 Perry Co KY to Nancy Julia Smith, b about 1802 Sullivan Co TN d after 1880 Perry Co KY; d/o Rev Richard Smith and Aletia Combs Nancy . Nancy Julia Smith m. John P Martin.

7. Winnefret "Winnie" Combs b 1799 m. John Miller.

8. Stephen Combs b 1805 Perry Co KY d after 1880 Breathitt Co KY; m. 22 Apr 1824 Perry Co KY to Martha "Patsy" Francis b about 1805 VA d after 1900 Breathitt Co KY.

9. James Combs b 1808 Clay Co KY d after 1870 Hazard, Perry Co KY; m. 22 Apr 1824 Perry Co KY to Elizabeth Henry b 1815 Clay Co KY d after 1870 Perry Co KY. Children of James Combs and Elizabeth Henry;

I. Mary Polly Combs b 1 Jan 1840 Perry Co KY d 11 Dec 1911 Perry Co KY; m. 13 Sept 1859 to Elias "Gator" Couch b 18 Jan 1841 d 13 Jun 1924 Perry Co KY; s/o Ira Silas "Si" Couch and Perminia "Nina" Combs. Children of Mary Polly Combs and Elias "Gator" Couch;

i. Margarette Couch b 9 Oct 1878 d 29 Aug 1931; m. Christopher Montgomery Horn b 1853 d 24 Aug 1928 Fayette Co KY. Children; a. Mollie Alice Horn b 24 May 1899 Perry Co KY d 11 Jul 1975 Louisville, Jefferson Co KY m. 1916 Perry Co KY to Joseph Earl Downard b 19 May 1894 Fordsville, Ohio Co KY d 9 Mar 1966 Louisville, KY; s/o Archibald Downard and Lillie Potts. Child of Mollie Alice Horn and Joseph Earl Downard; a.1. Julian Patrick "JP" Downard b 24 Sept 1923 Louisville, KY; m. Helen Louise Fensterer.

10. Frances "Frank" Combs b about 1812 Clay Co KY d after 1880 Perry Co KY; m. 1st about 1838 to Elizabeth "Bettie" Oliver b 1816 VA d after 1880 Perry Co KY; d/o Joshua Oliver and Rachel Duff. Frances "Frank" Combs m. 2nd 5 Mar 1855 Perry Co KY to Polly Couch b 9 Oct 1823 VA d 27 Jan 1912 Perry Co KY; d/o Marion Couch and Pattie Unknown.


Henry Harrison Combs Sr
and Phoebe Francis

Henry Harrison Combs Sr b 1762 Russell Co VA d about 1850 Johnson City, Indiana; s/o John Combs Sr and Nancy Harding. Henry Harrison Combs m. 6 Apr 1832 Perry Co KY to 2nd Phoebe Francis b between 1770 and 1790 VA d IN.


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