Henry Comly I
Joan Tyler
Henry Comly II


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1. Agnes Heaton

Henry Comly II 2151

  • Born: 1674, Bedminster, Somerset Co., England 2151
  • Marriage (1): Agnes Heaton 17 Aug 1695 in Langhorne Borough, Bucks Co., PA 2150
  • Died: 16 Jan 1726/27, Moreland Twp., PA at age 53 2151
  • Buried: Jenkintown, Montgomery Co., PA

bullet   FamilySearch ID: KH7B-J1T. Find a Grave ID: 181875003.


bullet  General Notes:

His sons, John, Joseph and Walter married sisters, daughters of Benjamin Mason of Fairhill.
"Henry Comly, Jr., did not settle on the 300 acre Warminster estate left to him by his father although he still retained possession of it. (He willed half of it to his son Robert.) He obtained, through his father-in-law, Robert Heaton, and his brother-in-law, Robert Heaton, Jr., two tracts of land comprising a total of about 900 acres of the manor of Moreland, in Philadelphia County, situated on what is now [1939] the Tomlinson Road."


bullet  Events

Immigration: from Bristol, England, Nov 1683, Bucks Co., PA. 2152,2153,2154,2155 Ship The Samuel and Mary, Thomas Skeves, master Samuel Beakes, mother Mary, brothers William and Stephen Henry Comly, wife Joan and son Henry, Jr. Joseph Kirle Thomas Masters James West Robert Young
More names on the Welcome Society Page: https://www.welcomesociety.org/passengers-on-1683-ships.html
The Comly book says 1682, yet the passenger list is 1683.

Guardianship: requests the Court for Guardians, 4 Jan 1689/90, Philadelphia County, PA. 2156 Requests the Court to appoint William Paxon and Jonathan Scaife to be his guardians.

Will: proved May 6, 1727, 13 Mar 1726/27, Philadelphia County, PA. 2157

Cemetery: Abington Friends Cemetery: Jenkintown, Montgomery Co., PA.


Henry married Agnes Heaton, daughter of Robert Heaton and Alice, 17 Aug 1695 in Langhorne Borough, Bucks Co., PA.2150 (Agnes Heaton was born 18 Nov 1677 in Settle, Yorkshire, England,2158 died 30 Oct 1743 in Moreland Twp., PA and was buried in Jenkintown, Montgomery Co., PA.)

bullet  Marriage Notes:

The family in the Comly book has eleven children. The record of the family in the Abington MM shows only nine children. Not in the Abington minutes is Joseph or Walter. They are named in the wills however. 2159

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