Col Henry Simpson McComb

Col Henry Simpson McComb

Death 30 Dec 1881 (aged 56)
Burial Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Memorial ID 8402195 · View Source
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Colonel Henry McComb served with the 5th Delaware Infantry during the Civil War.

Husband of Elizabeth K. Bush McComb.

Father of

His parents were both born in Ireland and his father was a blacksmith.

Henry was a leather manufacturer at one time and fathered at least 4 children.

He was the President of Mississippi Central Railroad and the New Orleans, Jackson and Great Northern Railroad.

He had a city named after him in Mississippi.

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  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 19 Feb 2004
  • Find a Grave Memorial 8402195
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Col Henry Simpson McComb (28 Jun 1825–30 Dec 1881), Find a Grave Memorial no. 8402195, citing Wilmington and Brandywine Cemetery, Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .