Moses Comstock, Sr. (1684 - 1766) MP

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Birthplace: Norwalk, Fairfield County, Connecticut Colony
Death: Died in Norwalk, Fairfield County, Connecticut Colony
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About Moses Comstock, Sr.

•Name: Moses COMSTOCK

•Given Name: Moses

•Surname: Comstock

•Sex: M

•Birth: 4 May 1685 in Norwalk, Fairfield County, CT

•Death: 18 Jun 1766 in Norwalk, Fairfield County, CT

•Note:

Comstock Moses, s. of Christopher. From Genealogy.com - "The Families of Old Fairfield", p. 158 Born at Norwalk, 4 May 1685, d. there 18 Jan. 1766 in 82 yr.; m. (rec. Norwalk) 23 Feb. 1709/10, Abigail Brinsmade, dau. of Mr. Daniel of Stratford; b. abt. 1691, d. 16 Nov. 1766 in 75 yr. Will 24 Jan. 1754, proved 11 Feb. 1766; wife Abigail; daus. Sarah, Phebe; sons Abijah, Moses; three daus. Abigail, Hannah, Martha; two gr. children Ruth and Isabel Hanford, daus. of late dau. Dinah Hanford; gr. sons Moses son of Samuel Hanford, and Moses Comstock Eells; son Abijah and son?in?law Samuel Hanford, Exec'rs ; negro man and woman to remain with my wife, and at her death to choose which of my children they will live with. Distribution ordered 3 Sept. 1766 to eldest son Abijah, Moses, Abigail wife of John Eells, Hannah wife of Phineas Hanford, heirs of Dinah wife of Samuel Hanford, Sarah Comstock and Phebe Comstock.

Children

1. Abigail, m. Rev. John Eells, of New Canaan.

2. Hannah, m. Phineas Hanford.

3. Abijah, b. 19 Nov. 1721, d. at Norwalk, June 1797; m. 30 May 1745, Deborah Benedict, b. 8 Jan. 1728.

4. Martha, b. ABT. 1723, d. 4 Aug, 1814 ae. 91; m. 1 July 17'42, Ambrose Olmstead.

5. Moses, d. in 1789; m. 30 June 1748, Elizabeth St. John.

6. Sara, b. abt. 1727, d. 1796 ae. 70, unm.

7. Dinah, m. Samuel Hanford.

8. Phebe, b. abt. 1731, d. 1817 ae. 86, unm.

Father: Christopher COMSTOCK b: Abt 1638

Mother: Hannah PLATT b: 1 Oct 1643 in Milford, Connecticut

Marriage 1 Abigail BRINSMADE b: 1691 in Norwalk, Fairfield County, CT •Married: 23 Feb 1708/09 in Norwalk, CT

Children

1. Abigail COMSTOCK b: Abt 1713 in Norwalk, Fairfield County, CT

2. Dinah COMSTOCK b: 1725

3. Martha COMSTOCK b: 1723

4. Abijah COMSTOCK b: 19 Nov 1721

5. Sarah COMSTOCK b: 1726

Source: rootsweb

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Moses Comstock, Sr.'s Timeline

1684
1684
Norwalk, Fairfield County, Connecticut Colony
1709
February 23, 1709
Age 25
Norwalk, Fairfield, CT
1713
1713
Age 29
Canaan, Litchfield County, Connecticut Colony
1714
1714
Age 30
Norwalk, Fairfield County, Connecticut Colony
1715
1715
Age 31
Westport, Fairfield County, Connecticut Colony
1716
1716
Age 32
Norwalk, Fairfield County, Connecticut Colony
1717
1717
Age 33
Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut
1721
November 19, 1721
Age 37
Norwalk, Fairfield County, Connecticut Colony
1723
1723
Age 39
Norwalk, Fairfield County, Connecticut Colony
1731
1731
Age 47
Norwalk, Fairfield County, Connecticut Colony