Ida Latressie Sailors

15 April 1902–September 1981 (Age 79)
Huntington, Indiana, United States

The Life of Ida Latressie

When Ida Latressie Sailors was born on 15 April 1902, in Huntington, Indiana, United States, her father, William Franklin Sailors, was 28 and her mother, Mary Margaret White, was 24. She married Guy Henry Comstock on 20 June 1923, in Wabash, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in North Manchester, Wabash, Indiana, United States in 1923 and Cleveland Township, Whitley, Indiana, United States in 1940. She died in September 1981, in Fort Wayne, Allen, Indiana, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Chester Township, Wabash, Indiana, United States.

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Guy Henry Comstock
Ida Latressie Sailors
Marriage: 20 June 1923
Lura M Comstock
Charles Henry Comstock
Robert D Comstock
James Lawrence Comstock

Spouse and Children

20 June 1923
Wabash, Indiana, United States


    Lura M Comstock


    Charles Henry Comstock


    Robert D Comstock


    James Lawrence Comstock


Parents and Siblings



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.
1906 · Gary, Indiana, Is Founded

Age 4

The town of Gary, Indiana, was founded by the United States Steel Corporation in 1906. The Gary Works steel mill was the largest integrated mill in North America. The city of Gary was named after Elbert Henry Gary who was the founding chairman of the United States Steel Corporation and American lawyer and county judge. Gary partnered with J.P. Morgan, Andrew Carnegie, and Charles M. Schwab to found the United States Steel Corporation.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 21

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Saylors .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Tressa Lailers in household of William Lailers, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Tressie Comstock in household of Guy Comstock, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Tressie Sailors in household of William Sailors, "United States Census, 1910"

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