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Eighth Generation

952. Daniel COMSTOCK277 was born on 24 November 1806 in Adams, Berkshire County, Massachusetts.96,277 He died on 18 April 1843 at the age of 36 in Cayuga County, New York.96,277

Daniel had a son Lyman, who moved to Auburn, Cayuga Co, where he died after 1880. Lyman, age 12, and his grandmother, Mary Comstock, were living with Daniel's sister Sarah in the 1850 Census. Lyman was still living with his aunt in 1860.

Daniel's wife may have been Eliza Comstock who was born 1817 and died 25 Dec 1837 and is buried in the Arnold-Comstock Cemetery, Fleming, Cayuga Co, NY - the cemetery where Daniel lies.

Auburn NY Journal, 1843
Of a pulmonary complaint, in Fleming, Cayuga Co April 16th, Mr. Daniel Comstock in the 37th year of his age. He was born in Adama, Massachusetts and removed to this town with his parents about twenty five years ago. In his death, his little son is made an orphan, his aged parents are deprived of their only son, and the town has lost a prominent and worthy citizen.

Daniel COMSTOCK had the following children:



Lyman C. COMSTOCK was born in 1837. He died in 1928 at the age of 91 in Cayuga County, New York.
Lyman lived with his aunt Sarah after his parents died.

1850 Census. Fleming, Cayuga Co NY, Hh 587
Alanson M. Clark, age 30. Sarah C., age 21 [more likely 31].
Benj. age 6, Mary E. 4, Seth C. 2, Eliza, age 1, Charles age one month.
Lyman Comstock, age 12 - all of the above born in New York
Mary Comstock, age 73, b. Massachusetts
Eliza Byron, age 22, b. Ireland

1860 Census. Fleming, Cayuga Co NY, Hh 177
Lanson Clark, age 41, farmer, b. NY. Sarah, 43, b. MA
Mary 15, Seth 12, Eliza 11, Eddy 9, Hatta 5, William 3
Lymon Comstock, age 22 [nephew]
Crest Heaffron, age 35, b. Ireland, farm labor
Helen King, age 16, b. NY, domestic

1880 Census. Auburn, Cayuga Co NY
Limon C. Comstock, age 41, life insurance agent, b. NY as were his parents
Mary F., age 40, wife, b. NY as were her parents.

Gravemarker; Fort Hill Cemetery, Auburn, Cayuga, NY.
Lyman C. 1837-1928
Mary Leach 1839-1919