Dr Edwin Fisk Comstock Sr

20 April 1902–February 1985 (Age 82)
Wellsville, Wellsville, Allegany, New York, United States

The Life of Edwin Fisk

When Dr Edwin Fisk Comstock Sr was born on 20 April 1902, in Wellsville, Wellsville, Allegany, New York, United States, his father, Dr Francis Edwin Comstock, was 41 and his mother, Sarah Elizabeth Hanks, was 26. He married Dorothy Marion Brown on 11 June 1927, in Wellsville, Wellsville, Allegany, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Wellsville, Allegany, New York, United States in 1915. He registered for military service in 1942. His occupation is listed as physician/surgeon in Wellsville, Wellsville, Allegany, New York, United States. He died in February 1985, in Wellsville, Wellsville, Allegany, New York, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Wellsville, Allegany, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Dr Edwin Fisk Comstock Sr
1902–1985
Dorothy Marion Brown
1902–1988
Marriage: 11 June 1927
Edwin Fisk Comstock Jr
1929–2000

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
11 June 1927
Wellsville, Wellsville, Allegany, New York, United States
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

    Dr Francis Edwin Comstock

    Male1860–1931Male

    Sarah Elizabeth Hanks

    Female1875–1954Female

siblings

(3)

World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 1

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York

Age 15

Voters in New York approve a bill giving women the right to vote. This is passed three years prior to the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution which allowed women to vote nationwide.
1927

Age 25

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

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

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

Sources (3)

  • Edwin F Comstock, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Edwin F Comstock in household of Edward C Brown, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Edwin F Comstock in household of Frances E Comstock, "United States Census, 1920"

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