Sarah Comstock

9 July 1803–4 March 1885 (Age 81)
New London, Connecticut, United States

The Life Summary of Sarah

When Sarah Comstock was born on 9 July 1803, in New London, Connecticut, United States, her father, George Comstock, was 40 and her mother, Marcy Allen, was 33. She married Philander Ballou on 6 June 1822, in Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Allen, Hillsdale, Michigan, United States in 1850 and Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States for about 10 years. She died on 4 March 1885, in Orangeville Cemetery, Orangeville, Emery, Utah, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Orangeville Cemetery, Orangeville, Emery, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Philander Ballou
Sarah Comstock
Marriage: 6 June 1822
Lorenzo Dow Ballou
Henrieta Ballou
Byron A Ballou
Adaline Almira Ballou

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    6 June 1822Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    Lewis and Clark set out from St. Louis, MO to explore the West.
    1810 · Change of capital city
    Age 7
    Zanesville becomes the new state capital.
    1825 · The Crimes Act
    Age 22
    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

    Name Meaning

    English (Devon): habitational name from Clumstock (Devon). This surname is now rare in Britain.

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

    Sources (17)

    • Sarah Scoville in household of Amasa Scoville, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Sarah Ballon, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
    • Sarah Scovill in household of Amasa Scovill, "United States Census, 1860"

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