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Austin Holcomb
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Birth: Jun. 27, 1829
Lorain County
Ohio, USA
Death: 1910
Fort Atkinson
Jefferson County
Wisconsin, USA

Austin was born to Laomi Holcomb and Patience Pelton (Tiff). He grew up with his half-brother Reuben James Tiff and his siblings Wardsey Searle, Lucreta, George D., John, Patience E., Rosina and Lucy P. Holcomb.

Austin spent his early years in OH., came to Concord, WI in 1851 and worked many years as a farm laborer.

He married Abigail Jane Wanzer on Mar. 24th, 1859. To this union eight children were born, Martha E., Laomi, Charles Warren, Abigail Maretta, William Julian, Austin, Maude L. and Agatha. After his marriage they settled on their eighty acre farm.

Austin was a Republican and a member of Farmington Lodge, No. 35 I.O.O.F. He began his life with nothing and is one of the self-made men of his county. (bio by: Waunita M Herron) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Laomi Holcomb (1798 - 1877)
  Patience Pelton Holcomb (1804 - 1866)
 
 Spouse:
  Abigail Jane Wanzer Holcomb (1836 - 1926)*
 
 Children:
  Charles Warren Holcomb (1862 - 1941)*
 
 Siblings:
  Reuben James Tiff (1826 - 1907)**
  Wardsey Searle Holcomb (1827 - 1903)*
  Austin Holcomb (1829 - 1910)
  Lucetta Holcomb Welcher (1831 - 1870)*
  George D Holcomb (1833 - 1864)*
  John Holcomb (1835 - 1864)*
  Rosina Holcomb Baker (1839 - ____)*
  Lucy Holcomb Newton (1844 - 1920)*
  Eliza Pearl Holcomb Hines (1867 - 1951)**
  Alvira E. Holcomb Boudreaux (1869 - 1907)**
  Ella Holcomb Hastings (1871 - 1955)**
  Ida May Holcomb Long (1872 - 1948)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Lakeview Cemetery
Fort Atkinson
Jefferson County
Wisconsin, USA
Plot: S4 B6 L5 G1
 
Maintained by: Waunita M Herron
Originally Created by: Henry Arthur Gaugert
Record added: Jul 21, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9150691
Austin Holcomb
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Austin Holcomb
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Austin Holcomb
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