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Harriet Balch Macomb
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Birth: Jun. 17, 1783
Georgetown
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
Death: May 22, 1869
Georgetown
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA

The daughter of Stephen Bloomer Balch, founder of Georgetown's oldest church, Harriet became the second wife of Maj. Gen Alexander Macomb on May 26, 1826 in Washington, DC.
Her first husband was John Reid Wilson whom she married in Georgetown in 1809; she had no chidlren by either marriage. She was reinterred from Georgetown in 1892. Several other members of the Macomb family were reinterred in Plot 302. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Stephen Bloomer Balch (1747 - 1833)
  Elizabeth Beall Balch (1747 - 1827)
 
 Spouse:
  Alexander Macomb (1782 - 1841)
 
 Siblings:
  Harriet Balch Macomb (1783 - 1869)
  Thomas Bloomer Balch (1793 - 1878)*
  Anna Eleanora Balch Wilson (1799 - 1883)*
  Eliza Marie Balch Tustin (1802 - 1883)*
  Jane Whann Balch Williamson (1805 - 1884)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Harriet Macomb
Macomb, Harriet B.
Wife of MG Macomb, CINC, US Army, dau of Dr. S.B. Batch.
"For if we believe that Jesus died and rose again, so with him God will

raise thee also. Who have fallen asleep through Jesus will God bring
with him." 1 Thessalonians IX. V=2-92.


 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 1, Grave 302-A
 
Created by: Shirley Stanton
Record added: Oct 01, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7939470
Harriet <i>Balch</i> Macomb
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Harriet <i>Balch</i> Macomb
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Harriet <i>Balch</i> Macomb
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