Daniel McCombs

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Marker Type:    Headstone

Material:    Marble

Dimensions (H x W x D):    32.5 in x 29 in x 17 in

Direction Marker Faces:    East

Inscription:    DANIEL McCOMBS / DIED / AUG. 1862 / AGED / About 77 Yrs. / Capt. Pa. Vols. war 1812 / Col. Pa. Militia / Erected by / Samuel Ridgway

Biography:   Daniel McCombs was born in 1787 in Pennsylvania. He was married to Rebecca McCombs.

Daniel McCombs served in the War of 1812 as a Captain of the Pennsylvania Volunteers. He was also a Colonel of the Pennsylvania Militia.

He died in Hydetown in August 1862 at the age of about 77.

 


Use these links to view Daniel McCombs in the U.S. Census:

 

Daniel McCombs Veteran Burial Card:

Daniel Veteran Card

Veteran Burial Card, 1862.

 

There is no obituary available for Daniel McCombs as he died before the local newspaper, The Titusville Herald, was founded in 1865.

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