Kelly, I descend from John Mathis McCombs who was a son of William Mathis McCombs.According to research done by another descendant, William was born November 9, 1800 in NC and married 8-25-1822 Mary Nowlin.She was born 8-18-1803.She is buried in the McCombs Cemetery near Lewisville, TX.I have thier children as: Susan b. 1824 and married to Nehemiah Wade Boyd; John Mathis b. 5-1825 and married to Mary Frances Sigler; Elizabeth Ann b. 1827 and married to Charles Rivers; William Allen b. 1829; James Nowlin b. 1831; Lewis b. 1833; Richard b. 1836; George b. 1836 (twins) and married Frances Sublett; David Jackson b. 1838 and married Margaret Tennessee McCombs; Sarah Angeline b. 1841 and married ? Davis; Charles Wesley b. 1843 and married Melvina Lindsay; Samuel Alexander b. 1846 and married Martha ?. I have William McCombs death date as 8-15-1851 probably Hamilton Co. TN. Hope this helps.