Person:Hester Holcombe (3)

m. 27 Feb 1670
  1. Lt Nathaniel Holcombe, II1673 - 1766
  2. Mary Holcombe1675 - bet 1744
  3. Jonathan Holcombe1678/79 - 1761
  4. John Holcombe1680 - 1744
  5. Martha Holcombe1682 - 1716/17
  6. Hester Holcombe1684 - 1775
  7. Elizabeth Holcombe1685 - 1700
  8. Margaret Holcombe1687 - 1777
  9. Catherine Holcombe1689 - 1769
  10. Sarah Holcombe1691 - 1787
  11. Benjamin Holcombe1697 - 1758
  12. Elizabeth Holcomb1700/01 -
m. 17 Feb 1708/1709
  1. Brewster Higley, Jr.1709 - 1794
  2. David Higley1712 -
  3. Joseph Higley1715 -
  4. Hannah Higley1717 -
  5. Hester Higley1719 -
  6. John Higley1721/2 -
  7. Elizabeth Higley1723 -
  8. Naomi Higley1728 -
Facts and Events
Name Hester Holcombe
Alt Name Esther Holcombe
Alt Name Esther Holcomb
Gender Female
Alt Birth? 1683 Simsbury, Hartford, Connecticut
Birth[1] Feb 1684 Simsbury, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Alt Birth? 03 FEB 1684 Simsbury, Hartford County, Connecticut
Marriage 17 Feb 1708/1709 Simsbury, Hartford, Connecticutto Ensign Brewster Higley
Death[2] 17 Dec 1775 Simsbury, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Burial[2] Simsbury, Hartford, Connecticut, United StatesHop Meadow Cemetery


DEATH: Page 105 In Memory of Mrs. Esther, the Widow of Ensn. Brewster Higley who died Decemb. the 17th 1775, in the 92nd year of her age.

References
  1. James H. Holcombe. Descendants of the Founders of Ancient Windsor Through Five Generations, p 28.

    "The total age lived by her eight children was 646 years, averaging 80 years and 9 months per person. Their numerous descendants settled in VT, Central NY and Meigs and Windham counties, OH."

  2. 2.0 2.1 Ricker, Jacquelyn Ladd. The Ricker Compilation of Vital Records of Early Connecticut. (Baltimore, Maryland: Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2006), p 6235.

    "Esther, wid. of Brewster, d. 17/24 Dec 1775 ae 42 or 92 - Simsbury VR & Hop Meadow Cem, Simsury"