Seeley Holcombe

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

The Life Summary 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.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

Do you know Seeley? Do you have a story about him that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

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

Children

(4)

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

Holden
Holcomb

Sources (2)

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

Discover Even More

As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a FREE Account
Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
Share this with your family and friends.