He died on 13 September 1856 at the age of 29 in McDonald County, Missouri.
1850 Perry Co TN Census: p.145a Household 277. Hugh B. Comstock age 24 and Elizabeth age 19. W. R. age 2, James E. age 1. All born in Tennessee.
Hugh Bonaparte COMSTOCK and Elizabeth Rebecca WEEKS were married about 1846 in Perry County, Tennessee.9 Elizabeth Rebecca WEEKS9 was born about 1831 in Perry County, Tennessee.364 She died on 21 March 1855 at the age of 24.357
They moved from Perry County in 1854, going by ox wagon to McDonald Co., Mo. where they homesteaded 160 acres. According to Gratis, Rebecca was a delicate woman, considered "tubucular" and she died in the first year after moving. During her illness, she painted beautiful pictures on eggshells for her sons. Hugh married again and when he died the following year, the new wife sold everything and moved to Colorado, leaving the two boys to find for themselves.
Hugh Bonaparte COMSTOCK and Elizabeth Rebecca WEEKS had the following children:
Hugh Bonaparte COMSTOCK and Martha TITTLE were married in 1855 in McDonald County, Missouri. Martha TITTLE366 was born (date unknown).
After Hugh died, Martha took or disposed of everything he had and went to Colorado, leaving the two orphaned boys William & Harve to relatives.