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976. Joseph Jesse "Captain Joe" COMSTOCK294,335 was born on 12 February 1811 in Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island.293 He died on 16 August 1868 at the age of 57 in New York City, New York.293

Commander in the Collins Lins. Captain of the "Baltic" and the "Adriatic" Said to have delivered the "Dunderberg" (an iron-clad warship not completed in time to use in the Civil War) to France.

Joseph Jesse "Captain Joe" COMSTOCK and Ellen COWIN/COWLEY were married.335 Ellen COWIN/COWLEY was born on 21 December 1815 in Liverpool, England.335 She died on 23 February 1837 at the age of 21 in Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island.335

While John A. Comstock gave her name as Cowin, C. B. Comstock in his earlier book listed her as Ellen Cowley.

Joseph Jesse "Captain Joe" COMSTOCK and Ellen COWIN/COWLEY had the following children:

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Joseph COMSTOCK was born on 7 February 1836 in Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island.335 He died on 22 August 1837 at the age of 1 in Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island.335

Joseph Jesse "Captain Joe" COMSTOCK and Maria S. TABER were married on 5 May 1837 in New York City, New York.335 Maria S. TABER294 was born on 21 April 1814 in Fairhaven, Bristol County, Massachusetts.335 She died on 18 June 1911 at the age of 97 in Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island.335

Maria was the daughter of Capt. John R. Taber of Fairhaven, MA.

Joseph Jesse "Captain Joe" COMSTOCK and Maria S. TABER had the following children:

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Joseph Jesse COMSTOCK335 died on 19 March 1903.335 Major, 14th RI Heavy Artillery in Civil War.

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Charles Cook COMSTOCK335 died in 1873 in Panama.335

In 1868 was Captain in Pacific Mail Steamship Co.

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Ellen COMSTOCK was born on 8 August 1842 in Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island.335 She died on 22 August 1867 at the age of 25.335

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Emma Russell COMSTOCK335 was born (date unknown). Died in infancy

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Frank COMSTOCK335 was born (date unknown). Died in youth.

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Franklin Hallett COMSTOCK was born on 4 September 1848 in Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island.335 He died on 21 October 1849 at the age of 1 in Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island.335

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Adelaide Howard COMSTOCK was born on 31 August 1849 in Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island.335 She died on 11 February 1918 at the age of 68.335

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Frederick Hunter COMSTOCK was born on 19 October 1850 in Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island.335 He died on 13 December 1912 at the age of 62.335

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Amelia Townsend COMSTOCK was born on 6 October 1852 in Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island.335 She died on 29 April 1907 at the age of 54.335

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Richard Borden COMSTOCK was born on 15 February 1854 in Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey.335 He died in March 1923 at the age of 69.335