Dr. Comfort Starr1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8

#2825, b. circa 1590, d. circa 1659


Elizabeth (?) b. c 1594


     Dr. Comfort Starr was born at England circa 1590. He married Elizabeth (?) before 1616 at England. Dr. Comfort Starr died circa 1659.

Other Events

     Elizabeth and Dr. Comfort Starr and their children emigrated from England to Cambridge, Middlesex, Mass., in 1635 on the Hercules.7 Dr. Comfort Starr became a Freeman at Plymouth, Plymouth, Mass., on 4 June 1639.9

Time Line

Birthc 1590, England
Birth of Sonc 1615, EnglandDr. Thomas Starr
Marriageb 1616, EnglandElizabeth (?)
Emigration1635, Cambridge, Middlesex, MassElizabeth (?)7
Freeman1639, Plymouth, Plymouth, Mass9
Deathc 1659
ChartsDescendants of Comfort Starr
Pedigree of Frank Farnsworth Starr (#1)
Pedigree of Frank Farnsworth Starr (#2)




  1. James Savage, A Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England, 4 vols. (Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1860-1862), 4:169.
  2. Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages Prior to 1700, 3 vols. (Boston: NEHGS, 2011), 2:1436.
  3. Martin E. Hollick, New Englanders in the 1600s (Boston: NEHGS, 2012), 222.
  4. Meredith B. Colket, Jr, Founders of Early American Families, 2nd rev. ed. (Cleveland: Order of the Founders and Patriots of America, 2002), 305.
  5. Burgis Pratt Starr, A History of the Starr Family of New England (Hartford: Case, Lockwood, & Brainard, 1879), 01.
  6. Charles Collard Adams, Middletown Upper Houses (New York: The Grafton Press, 1908), 157.
  7. Robert Charles Anderson, The Great Migration Directory (Boston: NEHGS, 2015), 318.
  8. Robert Charles Anderson, The Great Migration: Immigrants to New England, 1634-1635, 7 vols., (Boston: NEHGS, 1999-2011), 6:487-94.
  9. Anderson, GM2, 6:488.