600. Rachel COMSTOCK252 was born (date unknown).
The marriage took place in what would eventually be Lousiana after 1803.
St. Landry Catholic Church, Opelousas, LA
vol. 1-A 201; vol. 1-A page 55 [Church source]
February 16, 1795
groom: Thomas Berwick (a Presbyterian)
bride: Rachel Comstock (a Quaker from Boston)
groom's parents: Thomas Berwick & Helen Bols
bride's parents: William Crumstuk & Rachel Edward
witnesses: John Merriman, Joseph Matthee, Joseph Berwick
Fr. Pedro de Zamora
Southwest Louisiana records: church and civil records (1750-1900), Complete Revision, Rev. Donald J Hébert, 1974
In another place, the marriage is recorded as Raquel of Boston [William & Raquel Edward de secto quienisto] married 16 Feb 1795 to Thomas Barwick, Presbyterian.
Rachel COMSTOCK and Thomas BERWICK were married on 16 February 1795 in St. Martinville, Louisiana Territory.252 Thomas BERWICK was born in 1771.96 He died in 1827 at the age of 56.96
Rachel COMSTOCK and Thomas BERWICK had the following children:
|Thomas BERWICK was born about 1797.96 |
Typed Copy of Certificate of Marriage, dated 9 Feb 2004, from St. Landry Catholic Church, Opelousas, LA
Thomas Barwik, Jr. native of St. Martin of Atakapas, son of Thomas Barwick and Rachel Cumstok, natives & inhabitants of the parish, and Josephine LeJeune, native of the parish, daughter of Joseph LeJeune and Genevieve Jeanis natives & inhabitants of this parish, were lawfully married on 8 Febuary 1816. Fr. Migl. Berndo. Barriere officiating in the presence of Thomas Berwick Sr, Joseph LeJeune, William Berwick, John Hance McCleland, Blaise LeJeune, all of this parish.
from Vol. 1A, p.279, No. 9
|William BERWICK was born about 1799.96|
|Maria Zilphey BERWICK was born about 1801.96|