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Ezra Holcomb

Male 1735 - 1813  (78 years)


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  • Name Ezra Holcomb 
    Born 1735  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 23 Apr 1813  [2
    Buried Granby Cemetery, Granby, Hartford, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I37747  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of FL
    Last Modified 23 Jun 2022 

    Father Lt. David Holcomb,   b. Simsbury, Hartford, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Feb 1784, Simsbury, Hartford, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Mehitable Buttolph,   b. 25 Aug 1704,   d. 4 Mar 1767  (Age 62 years) 
    Married 1 Mar 1723  Simsbury, Hartford, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Family ID F22196  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Phebe Gillett,   b. 1741,   d. 5 Jul 1802, Granville, Hampden, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Married Granville, Hampden, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
    +1. Asa Holcomb,   b. Abt 1777,   d. 20 Nov 1864, Crawford County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 87 years)
    Last Modified 22 Jun 2022 
    Family ID F22195  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • "[S]erved as a private in Capt. Buttolph's Co., which arrived at N.Y. City, Aug. 18, 1776, where he was discharged Sept. 25, 1776; lived in a gabrel roofed house on the west road in Granby before moving to Granville, Mass." [The Holcombes, Nation Builders, citation details below]

  • Sources 
    1. [S6334] The Holcombes, Nation Builders by Elizabeth Weir McPherson. Washington, D.C., 1947.

    2. [S6337] Find a Grave page for Exra Holcomb.

    3. [S6334] The Holcombes, Nation Builders by Elizabeth Weir McPherson. Washington, D.C., 1947., says 1 Mar 1722.

    4. [S6335] George E. McCracken, "William Buell and Early Descendants." The American Genealogist 54:65, Apr 1978; 54:150, Jul 1978.