Susan Norris Combs

25 May 1864–4 June 1948 (Age 84)
Cleopatra, Mercer, Missouri, United States

The Life of Susan Norris

When Susan Norris Combs was born on 25 May 1864, in Cleopatra, Mercer, Missouri, United States, her father, George Henry Combs, was 31 and her mother, Clarissa A Lowry, was 32. She married Oliver Brown Somerville on 18 January 1884, in Mercer, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Morgan Township, Mercer, Missouri, United States in 1910 and Franklin Township, Grundy, Missouri, United States in 1920. She died on 4 June 1948, in Jamesport, Daviess, Missouri, United States, at the age of 84.

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Family Time Line

Oliver Brown Somerville
1861–1939
Susan Norris Combs
1864–1948
Marriage: 18 January 1884
Fredie N. Somerville
1884–
Leslie Glendenning Somerville
1886–1947
Orin J Somerville
1888–1972
George Wesley Somerville
1890–1966
William Warner Somerville
1892–1964
Lena A Somerville
1895–1951
Mary Ida Somerville
1897–1980
John Roosevelt Somerville
1900–1988
Gladys O Somerville
1904–1986
James H. Somerville
1907–1982

Spouse and Children

    Oliver Brown Somerville

    Male1861–1939Male

    Female1864–1948Female

MARRIAGE
18 January 1884
Mercer, Missouri, United States
children

(10)

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1833–1923Male

    Clarissa A Lowry

    Female1832–1879Female

siblings

(8)

    Sarah Angeline Combs

    Female1856–1915Female

    Samuel Rippy Lowry Combs

    Male1858–1937Male

    Eliza A. Combs

    Female1859–Female

    Mary Esther Combs

    Female1862–Female

    Martha Esther Combs

    Female1863–1863Female

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1865

Age 1

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1865 · Slavery Abolished

Age 1

On January 11, 1865, slavery was abolished in Missouri.
1886

Age 22

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

1 Northern Irish: reduced form of McCombs .2 English: variant of Coombs .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Norris Combs in household of George H Combs, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Susen N Somervill in household of Oliver B Somervill, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Susan N Somerville in household of Oliver B Somerville, "United States Census, 1920"

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