Christopher Comstock

ID #4939, (1618-1702)
FatherFrederick Comstock b. say 1591
MotherMary McDonald b. say 1596
Relationship9th great-grandfather of Linda Sargent
     Christopher Comstock was born on 2 Oct 1618. Christopher lived in Fairfield, CT. In 1654 he testified to visiting the convicted witch, Goodwife Knapp, in company with Thomas Shervington and Goodwife Baldwin.1 Christopher lived in Norwalk, CT. He married Hannah Platt, daughter of Richard Platt and Mrs Mary (Unknown) Platt, on Saturday, 6 Oct 1663 in Norwalk, CT. Christopher was admitted freeman in 1667 of Conn. Colony.1 He left a will dated 22 Dec 1701. And proved 4 Jan 1702/3. He died on 28 Dec 1702 in Norwalk, CT, at age 84.


Hannah Platt b. 1 Oct 1643
ChartsAncestors of Ruth Kingsbury

Sources of Information

  1. Donald Lines Jacobus, History and Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield original date 1930-1932; reprint Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co, 1976, 1991), p156, viewed on-line at


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If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.
MALE or FEMALE means I don't know the first name.