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567. Thomas J. COMSTOCK was born in 1805 in Massachusetts. He died on 19 February 1877 at the age of 72 in Wayne County, Iowa.

One man of the Y-DNA project claimed his lineage through this Thomas, but it was not possible.

1850 Census. Gillam Twp, Jasper Co, Indiana, Hh 21
Thomas J. Comstock, 45, b. Conn.
Lucy, 46, b. NY
Jeremiah, 20, b. NY
Born Ohio: Hiram, 18. Cornelius 15. Jane 13. Martin 11 [probably Martha...] John 9. Mary 6.
Born Indiana: Emeline 3. Carlos age 1.

1860 Census. Gillam Twp, Jasper Co, Indiana, Hh 699
Thomas J. Comstock, 55, farmer, b. NY
Lucy, 54, b. NY
Hiram, 28, b. Ohio
Cornelius 26, b. Ohio
Jane 23, b. Ohio
Martha 21, b. Ohio
John 19, b. Ohio
Mary Ann, 16, b. Ohio
Carlos age 11, b. Ohio
Hh 700
Wm F. Comstock, 33, b. NY
Alice L. 34, b. Ohio
Louisa age 7, b. IN
Hh 701
Jeremiah Comstock, age 30, b. NY
Mariah, 26. b Ohio
Wm. M., 5, b. IN
Jos A., 3, b. IN
T. Willard, age 8 months, b. IN

1870 Census. Morgan Twp, Decatur Co, Iowa, Hh 5
Thomas J. Comstock, age 65, farmer, b. Massachusetts
Lucy, 65, b. New York
Charles, 21, b. IN
Mary A. Scott, 25, b. Ohio
Thomas T. P. age 5 months, b. Iowa, in March

Ancestry has Grave Stone Records from Wayne Co, Iowa:
Greenridge Cemetery, Warren, Wayne Co
Thos J. Comstock, died 19 Feb 1877, born 1805.

From FamilySearch:
Red Oak, Montgomery Cpo, Iowa - marriage on 31 Jan 1884
Milton H. Dawson, son of Joseph Dawson & Rebecca Cook, age 38, b. abt 1846
Mary A. Comstock Scott, age 38, b. abt 1846
Daughter of Thos. J. Comstock, maiden name of mother, Jones.

Thomas J. COMSTOCK and Lucy JAYNUS/JONES were married. Lucy JAYNUS/JONES was born in 1806.

1860 - Gillam, Jasper Co, IN