Hugh Barkley Comfort, son of Nathaniel Comfort and Margaret Ann Baker , was born April 20,1839 in Tomkins Co, New York. He married Sara Jane "Jennie" Stone September 22, 1869 in Westmoreland, Pottawatomie Co, Kansas. He died May 20, 1921. Sara Jane "Jennie" Stone was born September 08, 1852 in Cumberland Co, Tennessee. She died 1897 in California.

Children of Hugh Barkley Comfort and Sara Jane "Jennie" Stone are:
1. Ora J. Comfort, b. August 04, 1870 See ? Eaton & Ora J. Comfort OR ? Waring & Ora J. Comfort
2. Martha A. Comfort, b. June 11, 1874
3. Nellie V. Comfort, b. November 02, 1876
4. Oley J. Comfort, b. October 07, 1882
5. Othaniel Earl Comfort, b. July 25, 1887

Notes for Hugh Barkley Comfort:

[CFofA] He enlisted for service in the Civil War from Todd's Valley,
Calif., and served as sgt. in Cos. K and I, 6 Calif. Inf. from March 17,
1863, to Oct. 25, 1865; when he enlisted, he was a miner. He settled
(1865) in Kan.; when m., he and Sarah were both of Pottawatomie Co. They
moved (c 1876) to Calif. At various times, he was a farmer, blacksmith,
miner, and (1905) carpenter. He l. (1892-97) at Piru City, Ventura Co.,
Calif., where he had a farm; (1905-21) at Sawtelle, Los Angeles Co.; and
in Los Angeles.

Pottawatomie County, Ks. Marriage Records Book 2 April 17, 1867 - J an
15, 1872
18 sept 1869: Comfort, Hugh B. Pott. co., 30 & Stone, Sarah J. Pott. co.,
17 by Lewis J. Lyman 22 Sept. 1869 at Westmoreland.
[Merrie Pinick's database]

Sources for Hugh Barkley Comfort:

  1. Census: 1870-KS, Pottawatomie Co, Lousville Twp, p393

Notes for Sara Jane "Jennie" Stone:

Notes for Martha A. Comfort:

[CFofA] In his pension application, Hugh gave 1870 as the year of her
birth; this appears to be an error.

Notes for Nellie V. Comfort:

Notes for Oley J. Comfort:

Notes for Othaniel Earl Comfort:

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