Ellis County was established in 1849 from Navarro County. Johnson County was formed from Ellis County in 1854. The county seat is Waxahachie.

1880 Ellis Co, TX Census

transcribed by S. C. Hefner


p. 362

COMBS, John H. W M 50 school teaching Mass Mass Mass
Alba ?. W F 48 wife Mass Mass Mass

p. 429

COMBS, Sarah V. W F 34(?) LA N (or S?) Carolina LA
2 boarders

p. 549

MELTON, Charles F. 63
Richard 18 son
Mary 15 daughter
COMBS, Samuel W M 19 laborer TX KY KY

24 May 1889
Leslie COOMBES born.

1917 draft, extracted from Texas GenWeb Archives by S. C. Hefner

Texas Death Records: 1964-1998

28 Jun 1969 Ila Ruth COMBS died. She was a widow.

14 Nov 1994 John Oakley COMBS died.

21 Apr 1997 Edna COMBS died.

Graves Cemetery

provided by Gretta Combs Reich

MITCHELL, Susan A. 13 Jun 1857 - 17 Feb 1901

MITCHELL, E. T. 26 Mar 1850 - 19 Jan 1943

Notes: (provided by Gretta Combs Reich) "Susie" was the daughter of Benjamin Nelson COMBS and Adaline HUTSON. She was born in Georgia, probably Paulding Co., where she appears in the 1860 Census. "Tillman" was born in Dallas, Paulding Co., Georgia and died in Hopkins County, Texas.

Sardis Cemetery

Texas GenWeb Archives, extracted by S. C. Hefner

McCOMBS, Vera J., 14 Feb 1904 - 13 Jul 1995

BIGHAM, Helen Marcyle COMBS, 10 Aug 1922 - 8 Oct 1990

Important: All Records collected for this county may not have been added here as yet. See also the Combs Research List Archives

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