Hi, I can help with some of the information you are looking for. I hope you can fillin info on this part of the tree. Holcomb Merle V.S. was my grandfathers brother. I have that he was born 5 Dec 1894,d.14 March 1954 m.13Aug 1916. born in Chapman Nebraska,Merrick County. He was seven of ten children. Father-John Burr V.S. Mother-Olive A. Hudnall. Write me and lets share info. Look forward to talking to you soon.