Elisha Comstock

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

The Life Summary 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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Elisha Comstock
Asenath Reed
Marriage: 28 May 1792

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World Events (8)

Age 17
Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
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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