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William Comstock

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William Comstock
Born about in Culmstock, Devonshire, Englandmap
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married about [location unknown]
Died in New London, New London, Connecticutmap
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Categories: English Immigrants to America | New London, Connecticut.

Contents

Biography

William Comstock was born in England about 1595. He married as his second wife Elizabeth Daniel, she was born about 1608 and died after 1665. William is believed to have died about 1683.[1][2]

Name

William /Comstock/[3][4]

Christening

4 JUL 1595
Culmstock, Devonshire, England

Burial

1683
New London, New London, Connecticut

Marriage

1622/23
England

Children of William

  1. John b. c 1624 m. Abigail Chappell[5]
  2. Samuel b. c. 1628 m. Anne Tucker ?[6]
  3. Daniel b. 1630 m. Paltiah Elderkin[7]
  4. Elizabeth b. 1633 m. Edward Shipton[8]
  5. Christopher b. 1635 m Hannah Platt[9]

Note

These may be grandchildren - working on

Child: Gideon Comstock
Child: William Comstock
Child: UNKNOWN Comstock


Sources

  • Source: 'JAComstock' Comstock, John A. 1883- A history and genealogy of the Comstock family in America. Published: Los Angeles, Priv. print. for the author by the Commonwealth Press, 1949. A HathiTrust e-book. JAComstock
  • Source: S44 Title: New England Families Genealogical and Memorial, Vol. II, Record Type: Genealogical record, Subject: Early New England families, File Reference: GR929.374 C99 Author: Compiler: William Richard Cutter Publication: Clearfield Company Repository: #R13
  • Repository: R13 Name: Santa Clara Public Library Address: 2635 Homestead Road City: Santa Clara State: California 95051

Footnotes

  1. Source: #JAComstock Page: 1,2
  2. Entered based on JAComstock on 19 August 2013 by Phil Smith.
  3. Source: #JAComstock p. 1,2
  4. Source: #S44 Page: p.1980
  5. Source: #JAComstock p. 2
  6. Source: #JAComstock p. 2
  7. Source: #JAComstock p. 2
  8. Source: #JAComstock p. 2
  9. Source: #JAComstock p. 2

Acknowledgments

  • WikiTree profile Comstock-407 created through the import of Kimpton Paternal Oct 2012.ged on Oct 2, 2012 by Jim Kimpton.
  • WikiTree profile Comstock-153 created through the import of Lent_Vise_2011-05-11aa.ged on May 26, 2011 by Bryan Sypniewski.
  • WikiTree profile Comstock-394 created through the import of perry and plumb tree.ged on Aug 18, 2012 by Merry Kennedy.
  • WikiTree profile Comstock-207 created through the import of ross20genancestors-children6-22-2011.ged on Jun 22, 2011 by Lamar Ross.
  • WikiTree profile Comstock-372 created through the import of ABRAHAM BALLOU.GED on Mar 1, 2012 by Denise Tracy.










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On July 28, 2011 at 12:16GMT K. H. wrote:

Just to clarify:

Several errors and traditions have crept into the Comstock lineage of William who died in new London,about 1683. There was no William Goodman Comstock - there is a record in New London referring to "old goodman Comstock" - that is a social greeting, not a given name, which well-meaning researchers have misunderstood. The births of William & Elizabeth in England are not proved as the same persons. Elizabeth's surname as Daniels is also not proved by any documentation that can now be found. There were no sons Gideon & William - they were grandsons. Only John & Daniel are proved by actual documentation; Samuel, Christopher, & Elizabeth only by circumstance. You can read more here. http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~katy/comstk/index.html