HOLCOMBE, JOHN whose descendants migrated to PA and NJ,

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  • ID: I758
  • Name: Caleb Farley FISHER
  • Sex: M
  • Occupation: Farmer
  • Birth: MAY 6 1809 in W Amwell Twp, Hunterdon Co NJ
  • Death: JAN 8 1892
  • Burial: Larison's Cor Cem, E Amwell Twp, NJ 1
  • : 1st Pres Vigilantes Soc organized 1873
  • Note: The Amwell Ridge Cemetery at Ringoes, Hunterdon Co, NJ lists lists Caleb Farley Fisher, died Jan 8, 1892. The same cemetery lists Rebecca Ann Holcombe with "see Fisher." (www.findagrave.com)
  • Note:
    In 1860 Caleb and Rebecca A. 49 are listed with James S. 23, Emma 20, Robert H 16, Lewis C 14, John 12, Alida 10, and Mariah 6. The farm was valued at $12,000 (FISHER CALEB F 51 M W NJ NJ HUNTERDON WEST AMWELL TWP 1860; Series: M653 Roll: 695
    Page: 463).
  • Note:
    The 1870 census shows Farley 28, Lewis C 24, John 22, Alida 20, and Mariah 16 at home with the parents whose farm is valued at $13,600 (FISHER CABB [sic - film reads Caleb] F 61 M W NJ NJ HUNTERDON WEST AMWELL 1870; Series: M593 Roll: 870
    Page: 412).
  • Note:
    "Golden Wedding
    Last Tuesday begin the 50th anniversary of the marriage of Caleb F. Fisher, Esq., and Miss Rebecca A. Holcombe, of West Amwell township, the children, grandchildren, brothers and sisters-in-law, with others, by previous arrangement, went in a mass
    to the old homestead of this honorable couple, at the hour of 10 A. M., taking the old folks completely by surprise ....." THE HUNTERDON DEMOCRAT (December 9, 1879, Forty Second Vol., No.16).
  • Note:
    Caleb F Fisher 71 and Rebecca A 69 are found in the 1880 Census with grandson Samuel H (FISHER CALEB F 71 W NJ NJ HUNTERDON WEST AMWELL TWP 1880 ; Series: T9 Roll: 787 Page: 193). Also living with were their daughter Mariah and her husband
    Reuben and daughter Luella.
  • Note:
    In the 1885 census of West Amwell, Hunterdon, NJ, Caleb F Fisher, male over 60 years, is listed (no image) in a group of people mostly named Coopper and 2 by the name of Lambert (New Jersey State Census, 1885," index, FamilySearch Caleb F Fisher (West
    Amwell, Hunterdon, New Jersey)(https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/6T5Q-S6Z ).
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    Father: Peter FISHER

    Marriage 1 Rebecca Ann HOLCOMBE b: SEP 7 1810 in New Jersey
    • Married: DEC 2 1829
    Children
    1. Has Children Jacob F. FISHER b: AUG 23 1830 in W Amwell Twp, Hunterdon Co NJ
    2. Has Children Ann Elizabeth FISHER b: DEC 8 1831 in W Amwell Twp, Hunterdon Co NJ
    3. Has Children Martha Rebecca FISHER b: DEC 23 1833 in W Amwell Twp, Hunterdon Co NJ
    4. Has Children James J. FISHER b: OCT 18 1835 in W Amwell Twp, Hunterdon Co NJ
    5. Has Children Sarah Quick FISHER b: DEC 29 1837 in W Amwell Twp, Hunterdon Co NJ
    6. Has Children Emma FISHER b: SEP 9 1839 in W Amwell Twp, Hunterdon Co NJ
    7. Has Children Farley FISHER b: NOV 1 1841 in W Amwell Twp, Hunterdon Co NJ
    8. Has Children Robert H. FISHER b: OCT 17 1843 in W Amwell Twp, Hunterdon Co NJ
    9. Has Children Lewis C. FISHER b: AUG 21 1845 in W Amwell Twp, Hunterdon Co NJ
    10. Has No Children John FISHER b: SEP 28 1847 in W Amwell Twp, Hunterdon Co NJ
    11. Has Children Alida FISHER b: APR 29 1850 in W Amwell Twp, Hunterdon Co NJ
    12. Has Children Mariah Lucretia FISHER b: OCT 11 1853 in W Amwell Twp, Hunterdon Co NJ

    Sources:
    1. www.findagrave.com, Amwell Ridge Cem, Ringoes, Hunterdon Co NJ
      Caleb Farley Fisher b May 6 1809 Amwell d Jan 8 1892 Mem # 6204445 m 12 2 1829
      Rebecca Ann Holcombe Fisher b Sep 7 1810 d May 5, 1883 Mem # 6204631
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