Micah Balcom

Micah Balcom's Family

Compiled by Bruce De Larm
Date Last Updated: 01/05/2017

 

  Micah Balcom                               January 16, 1744/45 - June 10, 1811   (Micah Balcom + Elizabeth Maynard*)
          Katherine Harrington      August 06, 1755 - Bet. 1838 - 1844     (Caleb Harrington + Hepzibah Hayden)

Micah Balcom and his family were among the first families settling in the town of Hague (Warren County, NY). His family was listed in the first official census for the town (1810 Federal Census, Hague, Warren Co., NY).

Micah was among the may men who fought in the American Revolution and lived in Hague. From the Revolutionary War Pension files:

"Micah Balcom enlisted (place not stated) sometime in May 1778, and served seven months as private in Captain Haskell's company in Colonel Marshall's Massachusetts regiment. He enlisted sometime in July or August, 1777, and served four months in Caption Jonathan Rice's company, under Major Bryant, was in the battle of Stillwater, and at the surrender of Burgoyne."

Katherine filed for his pension and received payment of $242.49 on April 11, 1838, with an annual pension of $32.33 per annum - commenced March 4, 1831.

Their children were:

Caleb Balcom                   July 27, 1774 - March 24, 1841
      
Esther Slocumb              July 05, 1775 - ?        (Samuel Slocumb + Miriam Richardson)

Isaac Balcom       I.B.          August 26, 1776 - December 26, 1826
       
Sarah Green                   December 23, 1777 - April 14, 1877    (Joseph Green + Hepzibah Heald)

       Isaac and Sally had 13 children.

Uriah Balcom                         September 11, 1778 - November 01, 1832
      Patience Waste          
November 14, 1782 - April 16, 1839    (Bezaleel Waste + Joanna Cannon)

Abigail Balcom                       August 07, 1780 - ?

Elizabeth Balcom                  March 01, 1781 - ?
        
Asa Pratt                          About 1777 - ?

 

 

*Editors Note:  Balcom - Balcomb - Balcombe - Balcome Genealogy is a website dedicated to the research of the Balcom Family. Neil Robert Balcom currently maintains a portion of the website: Descendants of Henry Balcombe.

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