Bridget/Elizabeth Howard

Birth Name Bridget/Elizabeth Howard
Gender female
Age at Death 65 years, 11 days


Is this one of Bridget/Elizabeth's two children that died before the 1900 census?
Name: Comyns, David J.
Date: 3/15/1892
Source: Cemetery record; Cleveland Necrology File, Reel #016.
Notes: St. Joseph's Cemetery Cleveland, Ohio.

Elizabeth, after David's death, with daughter Bernice and grandson:
1930; Census Place: Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio;
Roll 1776; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 415;
renting at 5904 Superior
as found at ancestry. Last names were crossed out, etc. Dale's name could easily be Brummer.

Elizabeth Cummings 57, Wales, Ireland, Ireland
Emil Breibrner 38, Switzerland x3, janitor, offices
Barnice Brummer 25, Ohio IRE Wales
Dale E Cummings 3 7/12, Ohio


Name: Comyns, Elizabeth
Date: Dec 23 1936
Source: Source unknown; Cleveland Necrology File, Reel #016.
Notes: Comyns: Elizabeth (nee Howard), beloved wife of the late David, mother of Joseph, Mrs. Pearl Patten and Mrs. Bernice Campbell, grandmother of Albert Patten, jr., and Dale Brunner, at her residence, 5904 Superior ave. Funeral Wednesday, Dec. 23. Services at Immaculate Conception Church, at 10 a. m.

Death Record
Name: Elizabeth Comyns
Residence: 5904 Superior [Mary Cowles died at 5912 Superior]
Marital status: widowed
Spouse: David
Born: 9 Dec 1872
Birthplace: Brimsmerregh, Wales
Died: 20 Dec 1936
Place of death:
Cause of Death:
Contributory cause:
Father: Patrick Howard, b. Wales
Mother: Margaret Powers, b. Wales
Informant: Pearl Pitten, 4423 Memphis
Buried: Calvary Cemetery, McGreal-Gallagher 8215 Miles


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth December 9, 1871 Brimsmerregh, Wales   1
Event Note

This index listing from of the birth of a Bridget Howard in Wales in the fourth quarter of 1871 is only one year different from what is known from the later records. The exact date and month come from her death record.

Births 4th Qtr 1871
HOWARD Bridget Merthyr T. 11a 383
mother's maiden name: Powell

Death December 20, 1936 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States   1


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Patrick Howardbetween June 1850 and 1855April 2, 1914
Mother Margaret Powersbetween 1845 and December 1847November 30, 1914
    Sister     Margaret Howard December 1865 October 6, 1933
    Sister     Jane Howard about 1869
         Bridget/Elizabeth Howard December 9, 1871 December 20, 1936
    Sister     Mary Ann Howard April 17, 1874 March 26, 1943
    Sister     Katherine Howard about 1881


Family of David Comyns and Bridget/Elizabeth Howard

Married Husband David Comyns ( b. May 1861 d. May 27, 1918 )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage between 1889 and 1890 Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States   2
Name Birth Date Death Date
Joseph ComynsJanuary 10, 1891February 26, 1940
Pearl ComynsJuly 1896February 16, 1966
Bernice Comynsabout 1905February 19, 1957