COMBS is Minnie's brother Albert Grant Combs, and G. * double wedding of brother and sister Minnie and George COMBS copy of licenses in file of submitter. Harley Edmond and his mother passed away after his birth. BERGMAN of Ponca City, three sons, Asa, Grant, and Lewis, all of Kaw City, a stepson, Charles Spears, Kaw City, seven brothers, Anderson COMBS of Wichita; Henry COMBS of Wellston; Frank COMBS of Ft.
COMBS Mother: Susan COMBS Bride: Nettie SPURGEON (16) PB: Kansas RES: Kaw Reservation Father: A.
SPURGEON ISS * 18 August 1896; SOL *18 August 1896 At Newkirk by J.
T.; Application signed by Alice PAPPAN (her mark) Aged 39 - "Is my Daughter and has my consent to Marry." (transcribed by Birdie (Totty) Mc Nutt from copy of original License) Note: Transcribed by COMBS Researcher Birdie Mc Nutt who had two source films, one for Kay Co OK, the other the 1900 Soundex. age IA KY IL SPURGEON, Minnie age KS KY IL Ida, M age OK KS [??? COMBS (transcribed by Birdie (Totty) Mc Nutt from copy of original License their great grand niece) BTM Notes: Minnie COMBS Spurgeon was the daughter of Peter Anderson Combs and Luana COMBS, who may have been one of the witnesses L. To them was born six children, of which four are living to mourn the loss of a mother. Besides her husband and children she leaves a father, five brothers and one sister to await the call from this life. CERTIFICATE OF DEATH; OKLAHOMA STATE BOARD OF HEALTH; BUREAU OF VITAL STATISTICS; OKLAHOMA, OKLA; Registered No. The remains were embalmed and shipped to Kaw City Tuesday morning where interment was made beside the wife of the deceased." THE KAW CITY WEEKLY REVIEW.
Nettie Francis SPURGEON was born in Newton County, MO, May 19, 1881, and was married to George COMBS, August 18, 1896. February 1, 1911, age 29 years, 8 months and 12 days. Funeral services were held at the home Monday afternoon after which the remains were laid to rest in the Oak Grove Cemetery. (Extracted and Transcribed by Birdie (Totty) Mc Nutt great great grand-daughter, who adds: Susannah CARR PROBASCO STROM was the mother of Hulda May PROBASCO Combs, dec'd wife of Albert Grant COMBS and grandmother of Birdie Lorena COMBS.) Kay Co., OK Death Certificate of Susanna CARR PROBASCO STROM, mother of Hulda May PROBASCO 2nd wife of Albert Grant COMBS, grandmother of Birdie Lorena COMBS. PROBASCO (grand father of Birdie Lorena COMBS); 2nd) Joseph STROM. He came here a few weeks ago in apparently fair health, but became suddenly ill a few days before his death. Jess COMBS and children of Crescent, Logan Co., Okla. (Transcribed by COMBS Researcher Birdie Totty Mc Nutt) Longwood Twp Kaw City 52 Jesse COMBS m w 42 M Iowa KY ILL.
Kay County was renamed from "K" Co in 1895, and "K" Co from the Cherokee Outlet in 1893; and several COMBS Families are found in this county - all apparently unrelated thus far in our research.
Among those families are: * Peter Anderson COMBS, b Dec 1830, (probably Allen Co), Kentucky; d Coyle, Payne Co OK, a resident of Kay Co OK; m (1) ca1856 in Southern Indiana, Samanthy WARD; (2) in 1856 in Allen Co KY, Keziah A. This family also found in Gibson Co IN in 1860 (and see also Posey Co, IN) and Sumner Co, KS in 1880. Zephaniah b: March 5, 1839 Yatesville, Morgan Co, Illinois. Birth certificate for son, Robert Zephaniah ICKE states that he was the 8th child of this mother. Interment was made in Oak Grove cemetery by the side of his father and mother who preceeded him in death. COMBS was one of the community's old settlers, pre-empting in 1893 the farm now owned by Ellis RIDDLE and has lived in or near Kaw since that time. ALBERT GRANT COMBS was born January 2, 1869 in Posey County Indiana and died October 5, 1934 at the age of 65 years, 10 months and 3 days. HOISINGTON BTM Note: The above Poem submitted and printed in the Kaw City News was written by Albert G. COMBS' daughter Birdie Lorena COMBS Hoisington in memory of their love and affection to their family. Effie COMBS of Kaw City Dies Here KAW CITY ---- Mrs. COMBS 55, who underwent a major operation about two weeks ago, died early Monday evening at a Ponca City Hospital. Mary Ann m (Amamond, not sure what this name means, nickname or what) m: Zephaniah Robert ICKE. (See son's birth certificate) Family tradition is that Mary Ann was full-blooded Indian, possibly of the Osage Tribe, and adopted by the COMBS. COMBS OF KAW IS DEAD KAW CITY ------ Albert Frank COMBS, 65, died Friday evening her. Monday afternoon from the Christian Church, with the Rev. He leaves his widow, of Kaw City, two daughters, Mrs. Funeral service were conducted at the Christian Church Friday for Albert Grant COMBS, a pioneer Kaw City resident. George Carter and attended by a large crowd of relatives and friends. He is survived by his wife and five children: Asa J. COMBS, adress unknown, Valentine COMBS, and Marion COMBS, Kaw, J. COMBS address unknown, Minnie WEIGHMEYRE, Blackwell and one step-son, Charley SPEARS of Kaw City. He enjoyed reading the Bible was a firm believer in GOD and his last request was that the song "When the Roll is Called Up Yonder" be sung at his funeral. Funeral Services probably will be held Thursday, but definite arrangements had not been completed Tuesday morning. BERGMAN of Hutchinson, Kansas; three sons, Charles SPEARS and Lewis and Grant COMBS of Kaw City; step-daughter Mrs. [354 stamped right underneath this heading to the left]. He united with the Baptist church in 1888 and a true member. *In Memory of Our Father and Mother* Two precious ones from us has gone; The voices we loved are stilled; Two places are vacant in our home; Which never can be filled; GOD in His Wisdom has recalled; The boon His love had given; And though the body slumbers now; The Soul is safe in Haven. She had been in critical condition since the operation. Newspaper Obituaries From the Ponca City News, Kay Co, Oklahoma provided by COMBS Researcher Barbara Rivas [BR] who adds: I don't know the exact name of the paper - nor the date (they clipped, but didn't save, all the information).