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Peter Comstock

Birthdate:
Birthplace: New London, New London, Connecticut Colony
Death: Died in At Sea
Cause of death: Died at sea
Immediate Family:

Son of Daniel Comstock, Jr. and Elizabeth Comstock
Husband of Martha Comstock
Father of Elizabeth Chappell; Jemima Chappell; Peter Comstock; Ransford Comstock; Thomas Comstock and 1 other
Brother of Daniel Comstock and James Comstock

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About Peter Comstock

He was b. March 4, 1701, at New London; bap. June 8, 1701, First Church of New London; d. at sea about 1742.

April 24, 1737. "a Child of Peter Comstock 's Baptized Ransford, & 1 of Daniels son Daniel. Baptized Daniel, the fathers are Brothers, the mothers that brot them are Sisters" (Hempstead's Diary, p. 319).

It has been said that Martha Avery m. 2d, Pelatiah Bliss, s. of Samuel and Anne (Elderkin) Bliss, b. Nov. 17, 1697, at Norwich, but we have not been able to find proof thereof. January 11, 1743, Martha Comstock was made administrator of the estate of Peter Comstock. March 21, 1753, the estate was divided among the widow, Martha; sons, Peter, Daniel, Ransford, and Thomas; daughters, Elizabeth and Jemima (New London Wills, E:92 & F:412).

Source: The Groton Avery Clan, by Elroy McKendree Avery and Catherine Hitchcock (Tilden), Vol. I, p. 193

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Peter Comstock's Timeline

1701
March 4, 1701
New London, New London, Connecticut Colony
June 8, 1701
Groton, New London, Connecticut Colony
1722
1722
Age 20
Connecticut Colony
1723
1723
Age 21
Connecticut Colony
1724
April 5, 1724
Age 23
1731
July 11, 1731
Age 30
Montville, New London, Connecticut Colony
1737
March 6, 1737
Age 36
New London, New London, Connecticut Colony
1739
June 3, 1739
Age 38
Connecticut Colony
1742
July 1742
Age 41
1742
Age 40
At Sea