A fire shed the outdated buildin some time ago

A fire shed the outdated buildin some time ago

A fire shed the outdated buildin some time ago

All of the contours of Caneland are obliterated. Just the stone tomb, so unusual from inside the framework and outstanding for the structure, stands so you’re able to draw the region, and you will contained in this mausoleum, when he had wished the brand new stays out of Gen. CALMES along with his partner repose.

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It is from the generosity and you will generosity from William Bailey, historian and you may genealogist, the new Gen. Marquis Calmes Section D. could have been able to get this really works of repairs complete. He donated one hundred duplicates out-of their Reputation for Woodford County on creation of a fund for use inside functions. —-In the D. Mag, August, 1941. (Brand new wife out-of Gen. Calmes was E “Betsy” Combs, a sister out of my personal high-great-grandfather) Age. S. (Extracted of the Combs Specialist Anne B. Musser)

J. Inside 1729,* Thomas Combs, from Freehold [Monmouth Co], Letter

Notes: Marquis CALMES died 1834, Woodford Co., KY was perhaps not the husband of Elizabeth Combs (daughter of John & Seth BULLITT Combs, Sr. of Stafford Co VA). Marquis CALMES, husband of Elizabeth Combs, died testate ca 1794 in Frederick Co VA. Nevertheless, presumably he was “somehow kin” to him. Extracted by Researcher Barbara Combs from Teunis Bergen’s 1876 book, The Bergen Family, pp. 422-423 (surname capitalization added):

“George We. BERGEN, b June 16th, 1764, bap. Oct. cuatro, 1767, from the Rev. Mr. VAN HARLINGEN; d. Feb, 1825; m. 1789 Rebecca, dau. regarding Judge Jonathan Combs, out of Middlesex State, New jersey. His widow 2 years after their decease meters. the new Rev. Mr. KENNER, a Baptist preacher out-of Virginia, and you can d. during the 1846.”

“The new ancestor away from Jonathan Combs, they claim, came from Scotland, regarding the old watercraft Caledonia, and this put the first emigrants on the residential property of strict Presbyterianism; it trying to a house in the open nation from the intolerance regarding Papal and Episcopal energy and persecution.”

“In the 1679, Francis Combs, a great cooper, was provided places during the Newtown, Enough time Island [NY], in order to cause him to settle indeed there and you can ply their trade to own the convenience of the fresh settlement. The guy d. for the 1700, and his awesome several sons, Francis and you may Thomas, paid for the Hopewell, Letter. J., getting [pounds] fifty, indicated countries inside the Hempstead [Enough time Isle, NY] in order to John Combs out of Madnans shoulder from told you area, depending on Hempstead suggestions.

“There was a beneficial John Combs off East Hampton, N. Y., around 1675, an effective Daniel Combs during the Hempstead [Queens Co Nyc] for the 1708, good Richard Combs when you look at the Hempstead for the 1709, and a good Richard Combs into the Jamaica (note: this is exactly section of Letter. Y. within this framework, In my opinion) [Queens Co Nyc]in 1718.

“In the 1777, John Combs are a member of the brand new committee regarding cover of brand new Jersey, at a comparable period a beneficial Solomon Combs was a resident from Monmouth County.

“To recover the luck, George We. [BERGEN], his child David, as well as 2 ilies kept Nj in Summer 1818, getting Kentucky, where his aunt Margaret and her husband John VOORHEES, and two siblings regarding his spouse, Rebecca Combs, through its husbands, Peter CONOVER and you may Peter COX, upcoming resided; they that have emigrated in the 1790, to settle within Purple Stone, around the expose Wheeling [Ohio Co, WV] typical Bally female, then ultima thule. There they tarried below a year. Peter COong the first which made their ships and rafts wade on the Kansas Lake.

“During the time George We. emigrated, it lived inside Woodford County, Kentucky, within this several kilometers out-of Lexington [Fayette Co., KY]. Contained in this a-year this type of parents intermarried. Old Major CONOVER try a big landholder and reputed to-be steeped, in this new difficult times upcoming within the Kentucky, and also by old Virginia homes states, the result are their palace decrease, in which he determined inside 1824, to market his homestead, as well as their, and you can George We.is why members of the family chose to make family from inside the Indiana. The outdated significant, his young buck Jonathan Combs CONOVER, who had hitched Martha, a beneficial child out-of George I., and you can Jonathan Combs BERGEN (young man away from George We.), who’d married Mary Ann, a beneficial child of the biggest, and George We., constituted the latest exploring people.”

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