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Comfort Starr

Male 1644 - 1693  (49 years)


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  • Name Comfort Starr  [1
    Born 1644  Scituate, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Baptised 7 Jun 1646  Second Church of Scituate, Scituate, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5
    Died 18 Oct 1693  Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4, 5, 6
    Buried Riverside Cemetery, Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I4958  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of AP, Ancestor of TSW
    Last Modified 1 May 2020 

    Father Dr. Thomas Starr,   b. 31 Dec 1615, Ashford, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Nov 1658, Charlestown, Suffolk, Massachussets Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years) 
    Mother Rachel,   b. Abt 1620,   d. Aft 29 Apr 1672  (Age ~ 52 years) 
    Married Bef 1640  [4, 7, 8
    Family ID F9305  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Marah Weld,   b. 2 Aug 1645, Roxbury, Suffolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Mar 1706, Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Married Bef 1666  [7, 9, 10
    Children 
    +1. Hannah Starr,   b. 24 Mar 1674, Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Sep 1753, Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    +2. Joseph Starr,   b. 23 Sep 1676, Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jul 1758, Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    Last Modified 1 May 2020 
    Family ID F2974  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S4070] The Kirbys of New England by Melatiah Everett Dwight. New York: The Trow Print, 1898.

    2. [S2102] Find a Grave page for Comfort Starr.

    3. [S2104] Early Starrs in Kent & New England by Hosea Starr Ballou. Boston: Starr Family Association, 1944.

    4. [S756] Early New England Families Study Project: Accounts of New England Families from 1641 to 1700 by Alicia Crane Williams. Online database, New England Historic Genealogical Society.

    5. [S1889] The History of Peter Parker and Sarah Ruggles of Roxbury, Mass., and Their Ancestors and Descendants by John William Linzee. Boston, 1913.

    6. [S2105] A History of the Starr Family of New England, From the Ancestor, Dr. Comfort Starr, of Ashford, County of Kent, England, Who Emigrated to Boston, Mass., in 1635 by Burgis Pratt Starr. Hartford, Connecticut: The Case, Lockwood & Brainard Co., 1879.

    7. [S101] The Great Migration Begins: Immigrants to New England, 1620-1633, Volumes 1-3 and The Great Migration: Immigrants to New England,1634-1635, Volumes 1-7, by Robert Charles Anderson. Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1996-2011.

    8. [S2104] Early Starrs in Kent & New England by Hosea Starr Ballou. Boston: Starr Family Association, 1944., "The probable date is 1639.".

    9. [S756] Early New England Families Study Project: Accounts of New England Families from 1641 to 1700 by Alicia Crane Williams. Online database, New England Historic Genealogical Society., says "m. Boston, abt. 1665".

    10. [S1889] The History of Peter Parker and Sarah Ruggles of Roxbury, Mass., and Their Ancestors and Descendants by John William Linzee. Boston, 1913., says "about 1665 Boston".