James Edgar Comins

Male 1921 - 2011  (90 years)


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  • Name James Edgar Comins  [1, 2, 3
    Born 20 Jun 1921  Orwell, Oswego, N.Y. USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Died 28 Sep 2011  Pulaski, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Age 90 years 
    Patriarch & Matriarch
    Edgar W. Comins,   b. Abt 1864, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1942, Redfield, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 78 years)  (Grandfather) 
    Mary Elizabeth Crawford,   b. Abt 1879, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1901  (Age ~ 22 years)  (Grandmother) 
    Person ID I2697  tree2019
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 

    Father Ancestors Floyd Shear Comins,   b. 18 Oct 1896, Albion Township, Oswego County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1948, Orwell, Oswego, N.Y. USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ancestors Grace Elenor Wilson,   b. 5 Aug 1897, Redfield N.Y. USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Dec 1967, Richland, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F2666  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ancestors Barbara Louise Mouck,   b. 6 Jun 1925, Syracuse N.Y Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Oct 1984, Doa Upstate Medical Center, Syracuse, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Other Partners: William L. Keller  m. 21 Feb 1945 
    Married 20 Dec 1946  Orwell, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Groom: James Comins, age 25; race, white; residence, Orwell, New York; occupation, machinist; born in Redfield, New York; name of father, Floyd Comins, born in the United States; name of mother, Grace Wilson, born in the United States. Proof of age: automobile driver's license. Number of marriage: first.
      Bride: Barbara Mouck, age 21; race, white; residence, Pulaski, New York; occupation, assembler; born in Syracuse, New York; name of father, Claude Mouck, born in Canada; name of mother, Luella Richardson, born in the United States. Proof of age: certification of birth. Number of marriage: second; first husband, William L. Keller, Is still living; divorced August 20, 19_ at Oswego, New York.
      Date of marriage: December 20, 1946 at Orwell, New York; married by Howard M. Woodman, clergyman. Witnesses: Alice Pizon and William E. Dollin.
    Children 
    Married: 1x1. Robert Eric Comins,   b. 30 Apr 1965,   d. 27 Oct 2005, Syracuse N.Y. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x2. Sandra Marie Comins
    Thomas E. Langer  m. 25 Jul 1981
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 
    Family ID F6322  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Newspaper Obituary - September 30, 2011 Syracuse Post Standard - James E. Comins, age 90, resident of Pulaski, passed away Wednesday at his home. James was born June 20, 1921, in Redfield, the son of Floyd and Grace Wilson Comins. He graduated in 1940 from Sandy Creek High School. Jim married his wife of 38 years, Barbara Mouck, on December 20, 1946, she died in 1984. Jim served with the Army Air Force during the D-Day Invasion, landing on Omaha Beach. He was also a six-year veteran of the National Guard. He was employed by the Oswego County Highway Department for 36 years, retiring in 1984 as a sign foreman. Jim was a retired member of the Ringgold Fire Department, serving 41 years, and he also served for six years with the Orwell Fire Department. He was also a member of the Robert Edwards Post #358 American Legion, Pulaski, and the Pulaski VFW Post #7289. Surviving: one daughter, Sandra (Tom) Langer of Pulaski; three grandchildren, Brian (Jodi) Langer of Baldwinsville, Rachael Langer of East Nassau, NY, and Tom Langer of Pulaski; and his companion, Mary LaCelle. Jim was predeceased by one son, Robert who passed away in 2005. Funeral Services will be held 1 p.m. Sunday at the Foster-Hax Funeral Home, 52 Park Street, Pulaski, with Pastor James Horth officiating. Burial in Evergreen Cemetery, Orwell. Calling hours will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Donations may be made to the Ringgold Fire Department Memorial Garden, 12 Lake Street, Pulaski, NY.

  • Sources 
    1. [S553] U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011;), Issue State: New York; Issue Date: Before 1951.

    2. [S2027] U.S., Obituary Collection, 1930-2015, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;), Newspaper: Syracuse Online; Publication Date: 30 09 2011; Publication Place: Syracuse, NY, USA.

    3. [S570] Public Member Trees, Ancestry.com, (Name: Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;;), Database online.
      Record for Floyd Shear Comins