Elisha Comstock

7 August 1759–13 December 1833 (Age 74)
Old Saybrook, New London, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Elisha

When Elisha Comstock was born on 7 August 1759, in Old Saybrook, New London, Connecticut, United States, his father, Daniel Comstock, was 45 and his mother, Anna Brockway, was 34. He married Asenath Reed on 28 May 1792. He died on 13 December 1833, in Orange, New York, United States, at the age of 74.

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Family Time Line

Elisha Comstock
1759–1833
Asenath Reed
1771–
Marriage: 28 May 1792

Spouse and Children

    Male1759–1833Male

    Asenath Reed

    Female1771–Female

MARRIAGE
28 May 1792

Parents and Siblings

    Daniel Comstock

    Male1713–1787Male

    Anna Brockway

    Female1725–Female

siblings

(4)

World Events (8)

1776

Age 17

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 17

New York is the 11th state.
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 22

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.

Name Meaning

English (Devon): probably a habitational name from an unidentified place.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (1)

  • Elisha Comstock, "Connecticut, Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"

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