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5. Elizabeth COMSTOCK was born about 1633 in England.8,16,19 She died in July 1659 at the age of 26 in Saybrook, Middlesex County, Connecticut.19

Ancestry.com: "London, England, Baptisms, Marriages & Burials, 1538-1812"
Baptisms at Hillingdon, Uxbridge St Margaret
I found a baptism in the right time frame, 29 Jun 1632, but I cannot be sure it is this child, since no surname or parents are given. There are baptisms for Daniel, John, Samuel & Christopher Comstock in this register.

Elizabeth COMSTOCK and Edward SHIPMAN were married in January 1650/1 in Saybrook, Middlesex County, Connecticut.8 Edward SHIPMAN was born about 1630 in Hull, England.29 He died on 15 September 1697 at the age of 67 in Saybrook, Middlesex County, Connecticut.30

Genealogical Dict of the 1st Settlers of New England: name was Shipton when proposed as freeman Oct. 1667; recorded in new form at death.
In the will of the Indian sachem Uncas, dated 29 Feb 1676, Edward was one of three devisees to which the testator gave 3000 acres "within sight of Hartford".

Elizabeth COMSTOCK and Edward SHIPMAN had the following children:

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Edward SHIPMAN was born on 15 February 1652/3.29 He died on 30 December 1711 at the age of 58 in Chester, Middlesex County, Connecticut.29

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Elizabeth SHIPMAN.

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William SHIPMAN.