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Family of William COOMBE and Maria FEY

Husband: William COOMBE (1813-1888)
Wife: Maria FEY (1814-1892)
Children: Mary Jane COOMBE (1838-1903)
Elizabeth COOMBE (1840-1842)
William COOMBE (1842- )
Betsy COOMBE (1847- )
Grace Ann COOMBE (1850- )
Maria COOMBE (1853- )
Amelia Jessie COOMBE (1858- )
Ellen COOMBE (1860- )
Marriage 17 Apr 1838 Crediton , Devon, England

Husband: William COOMBE

Name: William COOMBE1
Sex: Male
Father: William COOMBE (c. 1783-1856)
Mother: Grace METTER (1789-1856)
Birth 1813 Okehampton, Devon, England
Occupation Carpenter,Builder, Wheelwright
Death 1888 (age 74-75) Crediton , Devon, England

Wife: Maria FEY

Name: Maria FEY1
Sex: Female
Father: Robert FEY (1774-1830)
Mother: Mary UNKNOWN (1772-1850)
Birth 1814 Colebrooke, Devon, England
Death 1892 (age 77-78) Crediton , Devon, England

Child 1: Mary Jane COOMBE

Name: Mary Jane COOMBE1
Sex: Female
Spouse: Thomas FREEMAN (1829-1915)
Birth 1838 Copplestone, Devon, England
According to notes left by her son Walter, Mary travelled widely. She went to America, and travelled by mule between South and North America, then took ship to Vancouver Island where she stayed for a long holdiday. She returned to England via California, and on her return went to Ashby de la Zouch. She attended the Wesleyan Chapel, where it was the practice for prayer meetings to be held after the evening servivce. The prayer leaders would sit in the front seats and lead the congregation in praying. Her attention was attracted by Thomas thumping the seats as he led the prayers. This began the romance that led to a long and happy marrige.
Death 1903 (age 64-65) Ashby de la Zouch, Leicestershire, England

Child 2: Elizabeth COOMBE

Name: Elizabeth COOMBE1
Sex: Female
Birth 1840 Okehampton, Devon, England
Death 1842 (age 1-2) Okehampton, Devon, England

Child 3: William COOMBE

Name: William COOMBE1
Sex: Male
Birth 1842 Okehampton, Devon, England

Child 4: Betsy COOMBE

Name: Betsy COOMBE1
Sex: Female
Birth 1847 Okehampton, Devon, England

Child 5: Grace Ann COOMBE

Name: Grace Ann COOMBE1
Sex: Female
Spouse: William GIDDINGS (1848- )
Birth 1850 Okehampton, Devon, England

Child 6: Maria COOMBE

Name: Maria COOMBE1
Sex: Female
Spouse: William JORDAN (1850- )
Birth 1853 Okehampton, Devon, England

Child 7: Amelia Jessie COOMBE

Name: Amelia Jessie COOMBE1
Sex: Female
Spouse: George SLEE (1851- )
Birth 1858 Okehampton, Devon, England

Child 8: Ellen COOMBE

Name: Ellen COOMBE1
Sex: Female
Birth 1860 Okehampton, Devon, England

Note on Husband: William COOMBE

William and the family live in Okehampton


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