In the 1850 Census, David is listed as a Merchant, living next to J. W. and Jos. A. Comfort in Kosiusko MS. All three men born in Kentucky.
Died in Jackson, TN on 1 Feb 1862, Col. David S. Comfort of 3rd Regt MS Volunteers. Col. Comfort was born in Logan Co KY on May 2 1797 [this is an error - born 1827; the Comforts were not in Logan Co that early]. and moved with his parents at an early age to Madison Co MS. When he attained mature age he settled at Koscuisko where practiced the profession of law for several years but afterwards engaged in the mercantile business. He fell victim to a malignant fever while commanding his regiment near Columbus, KY. His mortal remains brought to Kosciusko.
Martha is buried, Kosciusko City Cemetery.
David Samuel COMFORT and Martha C. WHITE had the following children:
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