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428. George Washington COMSTOCK172 was born on 5 February 1789 in Smithfield, Providence County, Rhode Island.168 He died on 16 November 1858 at the age of 69.

George was an ensign in the 1st Smithfield Co; 1815-1817.

For many years he was in business in the Old Market, Providence, but in the latter part of his life he returned to his farm in Smithfield.

George Washington COMSTOCK and Comfort JOSLIN were married. Comfort JOSLIN was born on 14 March 1791. She died on 11 April 1834 at the age of 43.

Comfort was from Thompson, Connecticut.

George Washington COMSTOCK and Sarah JENKES were married. Sarah JENKES was born on 24 October 1796. She died on 22 February 1882 at the age of 85 in Lincoln, Rhode Isalnd.

Sarah was the widow Sarah Robert when she married George W. Comstock.

Her will dated 7 Sep 1875 and proved 29 Apr 1882, made bequests to Benjamin Comstock, Nancy E. Olney, wife of Benjamin Olney of Providence, and Sarah Comstock of Providence, son and daughters of my husband George W. Comstock; to heirs of my brother Henry Jenckes; to Mary Comstock, wife of said Benjamin; and to William H. Comstock, son of said Benjamin.