William Holcombe (son of William Holcombe and Unk Mears)76, 77 was born Abt. 1645 in Of Shropshire, England Or Pembrokeshire, Wales, and died date unknown in ,Caroline, Va.He married Mrs-William Holcombe on 1680 in ,Pembrokeshire, Wales, British Isles77. Notes for William Holcombe: WILLIAM HOLCOMBE was OUR immigrant Ancestor. He settled with his family in St. Stephens Parish, Northumberland County, and New Kent County, Va. before 12 October 1680 A. D. He also could have lived probably in King William (now Caroline) counties. WILLIAM HOLCOMBE is recorded as being father of a son, HENRY HOLCOMBE, b. St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland Co. Va. 12 October 1680. Mrs. L. D. McPherson states in her book "The Holcombes" that ROGER HOLCOMBE of Hull was the son of JOHN HOLCOMBE II and wife --FOLKEROY, daughter of WILLIAM FOLKEROY. John Holcombe II was the son of JOHN HOLCOMBE, Sr., of Hull, and wife ELIZABETH DOWNE, daughter of HUGH DOWNE, Esq., son of RALPH DOWNE, and grandson of SIR RALPH DOWNE and wife ISABELLE de la BRUER, daughter of SIR WILLIAM BRUER. Sir William Bruer was the son of GEORFREY de la BRUER, great grandson of REGINALD, EARL OF CORNWALL, son of HENRY I, King of England and descendant of WILLIAM the CONQUEROR, b. 1027, son of ROBERT OF NORMANDY. RICHARD HOLCOMBE II had a plantation in King William County, Va. before 1723. RICHARD HOLCOMBE III was one of four Holcombe brothers, including BENJAMIN HOLCOMBE, JOHN HOLCOMBE and JOSEPH HOLCOMBE, who on 4 October 1754 were on the Muster Roll of Grantville County, N. C. as a member of CAPTAIN SHUGAN JONES COMPANY of COLONEL WILLIAM EATON's Regiment. More About William Holcombe: Ancestral File Number: 2M67-XR. Record Change: August 15, 2002 More About William Holcombe and Mrs-William Holcombe: Marriage: 1680, ,Pembrokeshire, Wales, British Isles.77 Children of William Holcombe and Mrs-William Holcombe are:
+Richard Holcombe, b., St. Stevens Par., KingQueen, Va, d. date unknown, ,Prince Edward, Virginia.