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Eighth Generation

873. Daniel COMSTOCK died before February 1838 in Perry County, Indiana.254

Probably a son of Daniel:
1850 Census. Leopold Twp, Perry Co, IN, Hh 1009
John Lanman, 67. Martha, 62.
Isaac 24. Hiram 18. Abraham 16.
George Cumstock 19 (b. 1931)
Louisa, 18.

Daniel COMSTOCK and Elizabeth "Betsy" LANMAN were married on 1 January 1828 in Perry County, Indiana.252 Elizabeth "Betsy" LANMAN was born on 17 February 1810 in Knox County, Indiana. She died before 1850 at the age of 40.

From descendant Mark Windsor: Elizabeth was the daughter of John Lanman, born NC, and Martha Thraster. They married 1808, Knox Co, IN and moved to Perry County about 1811. Elizabeth was the second of 14 children.

1840 Census. Perry Co, IN
Elizabeth Compstock:
1 male child under age 5. 1 female 5-10, 1 female 10-15, 1 female age 30-40 (Elizabeth)
next door
John Lanman Senr: 2 males 5-10, 2m 10-15, 1m 50-60. 1f 5-10, 2f 15-20, 1f 50-60

1850 Census. Leopold Twp, Perry Co, IN, Hh 1009
John Lanman, age 67, b. NC
Martha, 62, b. VA
Born in IN: Isaac, 24. Hiram, 18. Abraham, 16.
George Cumstock, 19. Louisa Cumstock, 15. Is Louisa a younger sister - or is this an even earlier marriage to a Louisa. Since George appears to be living with his grandfather, I suspect she is a sister - there was a girl of this age in his mother's household in 1840.

Daniel COMSTOCK and Elizabeth "Betsy" LANMAN had the following children:






Louisa COMSTOCK was born in 1835 in Indiana.

A Louisa Comstock married Joseph A. Gillardin, 24 Dec 1857, Perry Co, IN. No doubt this lady.