Found in a questionnaire by an unknown author sent to John A. Comstock, circa 1945. Sophronia Comstock [Mrs. Jackson P. C. Langston] was born 15 Mar 1859 and died 5 Sep 1942; buried Danforth Cemetery, near Strafford, MO.
Death Certificate gives Sophonia's father as George Comstock, b. Kentucky, mother as Mary, birthplace unknown. The informant was her daughter Mazie [Mrs. Mazie Sweetin], who was obviously uninformed about Sophronia's parents. Mazie gave her father's name as Jack Langston. Sophronia died of heart failure.
Sophronia COMSTOCK and Jackson Perry Carroll LANGSTON were married on 31 December 1877.350 Jackson Perry Carroll LANGSTON461, son of George W. LANGSTON and Elizabeth Ellen HADEN, was born on 11 October 1856 in Christian County, Missouri.455,459 He died on 26 February 1927 at the age of 70 in Greene County, Missouri.455,462
One of the daughters of Jackson & Sophronia is listed in the MO Birth & Death Database. She was born 15 Jul 1884 in Jackson Twp of Greene County. Jackson P. C. Langston, age 27, born in MO is listed as the father. Mother is Sophonia A. [Comstock] Langston, age 25 and born in MO. The daughter's given name was not listed on 1 Aug 1884. She was their 3rd child.
Jackson lived in Jackson township, Greene Co for forty-five years.
1880 Census Jackson Twp, Greene Co MO, Hh 21
Death Certificate lists parents as George Lanston and Elizabeth Hayden, both born in Kentucky. "Fronia" Langston, wife, was the informant.
Buried Danforth Cemetery Strafford, Greene Co, Missouri, as is Sophronia.
Sophronia COMSTOCK and Jackson Perry Carroll LANGSTON had the following children:
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