Paltiah Elderkin

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ChartsAncestors of Edward Ambrose Cooke
Paltiah Elderkin, daughter of John Elderkin and Abigail Kingsland, was born say 1635.1 She died at New London, Connecticut, 21 February 1712/13.2

Paltiah married Daniel Comstock, son of William Comstock and Elizabeth Daniel, about 1653.2,3

That Paltiah was a daughter of John Elderkin is shown by some transactions between Daniel Comstock and John Elderkin wherein they use the terms father and son as early as 1661.


Daniel Comstock b. 1630, d. bef. 13 Nov 1683
  • Elizabeth Comstock2 b. 1659, d. 9 May 1734
  • Hope Comstock+2 b. bef. 1661, d. Feb 1732
  • Zipporah Comstock2 b. bef. 1661
  • Bethiah Comstock2 b. bef. 1661, d. 21 Sep 1713
  • Anne Comstock2 b. bef. 1661, d. aft. Oct 1727
  • Mary Comstock2 b. 1661, d. abt. 1690
  • Sarah Comstock2 b. 1661
  • Daniel Comstock2 b. 9 Apr 1671
  • Samuel Comstock2 b. 1673, d. 11 Apr 1757
  • Kingsland Comstock2 b. 2 Nov 1673, d. bef. 1722
  • Patience Comstock2 b. 26 Nov 1673
This person was last edited on10 Jun 2012


  1. [S1330] Estimated from probable date of marriage, though that could be a few years later (1653).
  2. [S1820] John Adams Comstock, A History and Genealogy of the Comstock Family in America (Del Mar, California: s.p., 1949), 3-4, further cited as Comstock, Comstock Family.
  3. [S1872] Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages Prior to 1700, 3 vols. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2011), 360, further cited as Torrey, New England Marriages (2011).