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Oliver Charles Newcombe

Birthplace: Lebanon, CT, USA
Death: Died in Popes Harbour, NS, Canada
Immediate Family:

Son of Benjamin Newcomb and Hanna Newcomb
Husband of Mary Ann Newcomb and Mary Anne Newcombe
Father of Owen Newcomb; Owen Newcombe, Sr.; Oliver Newcombe; Esther Newcombe; William Newcombe and 6 others
Brother of Hannah Tanner; Benjamin Newcomb; Simon Newcomb; Lydia Sackett; William Newcomb and 6 others

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About Oliver Charles Newcombe

He was a pay sergeant in the British army in the Revolutionary War. 1

Biography Note: Oliver Newcomb was a cooper. He removed with his parents to Cornwallis, 1760. In 1782 he left the service and removed from Cornwallis to Shoal Bay, Ship Harbor, Halifax Co., on the eastern shore of Nova Scotia. His last years were spent with his son, William B. Most of his descendants have been engaged in the fisheries and have lived in the vicinity at places known as Ship Harbor, Shoal Bay, Pope's Harbor, Taylor's Head, Spry Bay, Sheet Harbor, Gedore, and Tangier. 2


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Oliver Charles Newcombe's Timeline

Lebanon, CT, USA
Age 35
February 22, 1776
Age 38
Cornwallis, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada
February 22, 1776
Age 38
Cornwallis, NS, Canada
March 26, 1777
Age 39
July 7, 1780
Age 42
July 15, 1782
Age 44
February 25, 1785
Age 47
November 26, 1786
Age 48
Halifax Regional Municipality, Nova Scotia, Canada
August 24, 1788
Age 50