Asa Austin Macomber

11 May 1805–2 November 1892 (Age 87)
Jay, Franklin, Maine, United States

The Life of Asa Austin

When Asa Austin Macomber was born on 11 May 1805, in Jay, Franklin, Maine, United States, his father, Isaac Macomber, was 36 and his mother, Elizabeth Austin, was 19. He married Romelia Campbell on 20 March 1842, in Sangerville, Piscataquis, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He lived in Dover, Piscataquis, Maine, United States in 1850 and Maine, United States in 1870. He died on 2 November 1892, in Dover-Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Dover-Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine, United States.

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Family Time Line

Asa Austin Macomber
1805–1892
Mary T Watson
1807–
Marriage: 24 March 1844
Mary Watson Macomber
1845–1902
Wallace William Macomber
1847–1924
Lysander Clarence Macomber
1848–1935

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 March 1844
Cornville, Somerset, Maine, United States
children

(3)

    Mary Watson Macomber

    Female1845–1902Female

    Wallace William Macomber

    Male1847–1924Male

    Lysander Clarence Macomber

    Male1848–1935Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1808

Age 3

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1820

Age 15

Maine is the 23rd state.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 25

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

Irish: variant of McComber .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Asa A Mac?Mber, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Asa A Macomber, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Asa Macomber in household of Wallace Macomber, "United States Census, 1880"

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