Seeley Holcombe

12 September 1814–1 August 1849 (Age 34)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Seeley

When Seeley Holcombe was born on 12 September 1814, in Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Sterling B Holcomb, was 37 and his mother, Betsey Stone, was 31. He married Julia Ann Wooster on 1 September 1839. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Leroy Township, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States in 1840. He died on 1 August 1849, in United States, at the age of 34, and was buried in Leroy, Leroy Township, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Seeley Holcombe
1814–1849
Julia Ann Wooster
1818–
Marriage: 1 September 1839
Selena Holcombe
1840–
Hollis A Holcombe
1842–1889
Harriet M. Holcombe
1846–
Martha A. Holcombe
1848–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1 September 1839
children

(4)

    Selena Holcombe

    Female1840–Female

    Hollis A Holcombe

    Male1842–1889Male

    Harriet M. Holcombe

    Female1846–Female

    Martha A. Holcombe

    Female1848–Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(13)

+8 More Children

World Events (6)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 5

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1820 · Making States Equal

Age 6

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 11

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Holcomb .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Seelye Holcomb, "United States Census, 1840"
  • Seelye Holcomb, "Find A Grave Index"

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