Virginia Gloria Comstock

25 November 1922–15 November 1996 (Age 74)
Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Virginia Gloria

When Virginia Gloria Comstock was born on 25 November 1922, in Wisconsin, United States, her father, Dewey Stanley Comstock, was 21 and her mother, Elsa M Diestelhurst, was 21. She lived in Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States for about 5 years and Wauwatosa, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States in 1940. She died on 15 November 1996, at the age of 73.

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Family Time Line

Dewey Stanley Comstock
1901–1971
Elsa M Diestelhurst
1901–1979
Virginia Gloria Comstock
1922–1996

Parents and Siblings

    Dewey Stanley Comstock

    Male1901–1971Male

    Female1901–1979Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 1

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1932 · Wisconsin Passes First Unemployment Compensation Law

Age 10

The nation's first unemployment compensation law was passed in Wisconsin on January 28, 1932.
1942 · The Japanese American internment

Age 20

Caused by the tensions between the United States and the Empire of Japan, the internment of Japanese Americans caused many to be forced out of their homes and forcibly relocated into concentration camps in the western states. More than 110,000 Japanese Americans were forced into these camps in fear that some of them were spies for Japan.

Name Meaning

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

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

Sources (2)

  • Virginia Comstock in household of Dewery Comstock, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Virginia G Comstock in household of William H Comstock, "United States Census, 1930"

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