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437. Mary COMSTOCK47 was born on 22 September 1751 in Smithfield, Providence County, Rhode Island.164 She died in 1831 at the age of 80 in Richmond, Cheshire County, New Hampshire. She was buried in Sunny Side Cemetery, Grafton County, New Hampshire.

Mary married 22 Mar 1770 to Rufus Whipple. This family is not traced in the Comstock books but online trees, and the New Hampshire vital records, show Mary and Rufus Whipple having children in the 1790's which would mean she is NOT the Mary who married Uriah Cook, 6 Mar 1786. Mary Whipple is buried with Rufus Whipple, 1831. Uriah Cook married a very different Mary Comstock - possibly the widow of Mary's brother Aaron.

Children born in Richmond, Cheshire Co, NH are shown as:
Lydia, b. 14 May 1770, d. 31 Aug 1863, Lisbon, Grafton. Married Silas Parker. Buried Sunny Side Cemetery, Grafton, NH. Has grave marker.
Welcome, b. 6 Apr 1772, d. 1 Jul 1773
Stephen, b. 17 Aug 1774, d. 31 Jan 1826, Franconia, Grafton. Married Betsy Gale, daughter of Abraham Gale and Abigail Rice. Probably buried Sunny Side - on parents' Memorial stone.
George W., b. 21 Dec 1776
David, b. 9 Apr 1779, d. 1854
Israel, b. 8 Mar 1781
Clarinda, b. 2 Jun 1784, d. 10 Apr 1858, apparently never buried as her stone says Clarinda Whipple, Sunny Side Cemetery.
Sally, b. 18 Aug 1786, d. 7 Mar 1855, Lisbon, Grafton Co. Married Elkanah Hildreth. Has her own marker pictured in Sunny Side Cemetery
Mary, b. 29 Oct 1789, d. 13 Sep 1846. Married to Asa B. Cole, 28 Mar 1830. Has her own marker in Sunny Side Cemetery.
Candace, b. 18 Feb 1793
Lewis, b. 17 May 1795, d. 20 Jul 1860, Lisbon, Grafton Co. Married Judith Morse. Has own marker in Sunny Side Cemetery.
Chastina b. 1798, d. 1838

Sunny Side Cemetery has a memorial marker for Rufus and Mary which lists their children.
Find A Grave Memorial# 82110120. Many of the children have links from here.


Rufus Whipple to Mary Comstock, both of Richmond NH. Married by Micah Lawrence, 22 Mar 1770.
Uriah Cook to Mary Comstock, both of Richmond NH. Married by Artemus Aldrich on 6 Mar 1786
AmericanAncestors.org; New Hampshire: Births to 1901, Deaths and Marriages to 1937

Mary COMSTOCK and Rufus WHIPPLE were married on 22 March 1770 in Richmond, Cheshire County, New Hampshire. Rufus WHIPPLE, son of Nathaniel WHIPPLE and Bethia SLACK, was born on 14 January 1746 in Cumberland, Providence County, Rhode Island. He died in 1831 at the age of 85 in Richmond, Cheshire County, New Hampshire.

Memorial Marker to Whipple family, Sunny Side Cemetery, Grafton Co, NY
Rufus and Mary
1748-1831 1751-1831
Their Children
Lydia 1770-1863
Welcome 1772-
Stephen 1774 -
George 1776-
David 1779-1854
Israel 1781-
Clarinda 1784-1858
Sally 1786-1855
Mary 1789 -1846
Candace 1793-
Lewis 1795-1860