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714. Isaac Allen COMSTOCK was born on 18 December 1818 in Scioto County, Ohio. He died on 18 June 1889 at the age of 70 in Lamar County, Missouri.

Isaac served as a judge in Barton Co, MO

Children:
Andrew Jackson, b. abt 1843, m. 1869 Julia Rogers, d. 10 Aug 1905.
Mary Jane, b. 28 Nov 1845, m. 1865 George W. Fall, d. Mechanicsville, 29 Oct 1910.
Albert, b. 28 Oct 1847, m. 14 Sep 1870 to Ida Sheldon, d. 14 Dec 1919, Deerfield, MO
Lewis Cass, b. 1850, m. 1875 to Maggie King
Elizabeth Ann, d. 2 Nov 1882, married James Henry Walker. Lived in Arboles, Colorado
Laura, b. 26 Aug 1855, m. 1875 to George Wesley Harbour, d. 23 Jan 1928.


1850 Census. Pioneer Twp, Cedar Co, Iowa, Hh 575
Isaac Comstock, age 27, Farmer, b. Ohio
Rebecca, age 25, b. NC
Andrew J. 7. Mary J. 5. Albert 4. Lewis C. age 6 months.
Much of Isaac's family is on the same page - his father in Hh 571, his brother Daniel in Hh 572 - probably Rebecca's father is the Goodwin Taylor, age 44, found in Hh 574.


1860 Census. Fremont Twp, Cedar Co, Iowa, Hh 127
Isaac A. Comstock, 41, b. Ohio
Rebecca, 36, b. NC
Children all born in Iowa
Andrew J. 15. Mary Jane 13. Albert 11. Lewis 10. Elizabeth 8. Laura 5. Josephine, 1.

1870 Census. Fremont Twp, Cedar Co, Iowa, Hh 23
I. A. Comstock, 52, farmer, b. Ohio
Rebecca, 45, b. NC
Albert, 23, farmer, b. Iowa as were all the children
Lewis C. 20
Elizabeth 17
Laura 14
Josephine 11
Stephen D. 9
Isaac W. 5
Lawrence, age 2
James Stingley, 39, farm laborer, b. Indiana


1880 Census. Leroy Twp, Barton Co MO, Household 102
I. A. Comstock, 62, farmer, b. Ohio, father b. Vermont, mother b. NY
Rebecca, 54, wife, b. NC, father b. VA, mother b. NC
Stephen D, 18, son, b. Iowa
Walter, 14, son, b. Iowa
Lawrence, 12, son, b. Iowa
Hh 109:
Andrew Comstock, 36, b. Iowa, father b. Ohio, mother b. NC
Julia, wife, b. NY, parents b. NY
?Minnie L., 10, dau, b. Iowa
Frederick A., 8, son, b. Kansas
Eva S., 6, dau, b. Missouri
Mary B., dau, b. Iowa
Issac A., age 6 months, b. Nov, son, b. Iowa [I very much suspect that both Mary and baby Isaac were born in Missouri]
Household 95:
George Harbour, age 28, b. IL, parents b. KY
Laura, age 24, wife, b. Iowa, father b. Ohio, mother b. NC

The oldest daughter, Mary Jane, was in Mechanicsville, Cedar Co, Iowa, Household 264.
Mary J. Fall, age 34, marked as married but no head of household; b. Iowa, father b. Ohio, mother b. Indiana
Carrie M., 12, daughter, b. Iowa
David, 9, son, b. Iowa

I found son Albert in Kendrick Twp, Greene Co, Iowa, Household 69
A. Comstock, age 33, farmer, b. Iowa, father b. Ohio, mother b. NC
Ida, age 30, wife, b. NY as were her parents
George, 5, son
Charles, 2, son
G. W. Sheldon, age 19, half brother, b. Iowa, parents b. NY [Ida's half brother]

Isaac Allen COMSTOCK and Rebecca TAYLOR were married on 1 November 1840 in Mechanicsville, Cedar County, Iowa. Rebecca TAYLOR was born on 15 November 1825 in North Carolina. She died on 24 February 1906 at the age of 80 in Lamar County, Missouri.

Isaac Allen COMSTOCK and Rebecca TAYLOR had the following children:

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Elizabeth Ann COMSTOCK was born in 1853 in Iowa. She died on 2 November 1882 at the age of 29.

Married James Henry Walker. She was the great, great grandmother of Lynn Wilson Pritchett.

I believe I found the couple in 1880, living in Baker Twp, Crawford Co, Kansas, Hh 85
James H. Walker, age 34, coal miner, b. Iowa, father b. NY, mother b. Ohio
Elizabeth A., 28, wife, b. Iowa, father b. Ohio, mother b. NC
Flora, 5, dau, b. MO
John, 3, son, b. MO
Ashley Washburn, age 21, Boarder, RR Laborer, b. Iowa, parents b. Iowa