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1100. George Oliver COMSTOCK was born on 5 January 1855 in McDonald County, Missouri.336,356,357 He died on 8 January 1930 at the age of 75 in Strafford, Greene County, Missouri.336

Questionnaire sent by John A. Comstock when he was compiling Comstock Family in America. No date. Obviously sent back by son George, since he is the only child who lived. I have abbreviated the questions.
Date of George Oliver Comstock's birth: January 5, 1855
Father's profession: Teacher, Farmer
Mother born where: Danville, Indiana
Date of her birth: May 23, 1856
Were did she die. Still living
Name of your mother's father: Christopher Allen Branch
Maiden name of her mother: Maria Jane Caplinger
Order of birth of your father's three children:
Clarance Allan, Feb 23, 1879
George Frank, Nov. 10, 1880
Floyd, Sept 6, 1884

I have not been able to find George and family in the 1880 censu.

1900 Census. Jackson Twp, Greene Co, MO, Hh 8
Geo. Comstock, b. Jan 1855, age 45, Married 22 years, b. IN, father b. VA, mother b. KY [surely George didn't give the birth places...]
Florence, wife, b. May 1856, age 44, has had 3 children, 1 living, b. MO as were her parents.
Geo., son, b. Nov 1880, age 19,

George Oliver COMSTOCK and Florence Dolly BRANCH were married on 31 December 1871.336 Florence Dolly BRANCH, daughter of Christopher Allen BRANCH and Maria Jane CAPLINGER, was born on 23 May 1856 in Danville, Clay County, Indiana.416

George Oliver COMSTOCK and Florence Dolly BRANCH had the following children:

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Clarence Allen COMSTOCK was born on 23 February 1879.416 He died in 1879 at the age of 0.416

Clarence died in infancy.

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George Francis COMSTOCK438 was born on 10 November 1880 in Strafford, Greene County, Missouri.416 Married Grace Estelle Chandler, Nov 25, 1910, daughter of John and Jennie (Miller) Chandler. Children were Keith Chandler, born Feb 1, 1912; Kenneth Branch, born Feb 1, 1912; Felix Sidney, born May 19, 1913.

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Floyd COMSTOCK was born on 6 September 1884.416 He died in 1884 at the age of 0.416

Floyd died in infancy.