|Fanny Joan COMER45 was born in 1845. Parents: George COMER and Catherine CHAPMAN.|
Frank COMER was born in 1877 in East Brent.77 He served in the military Gunner. Royal Garrison Artillery. ww1.312 Gunner. Royal Garrison Artillery.
He served a total of 22 and a half years in the army.Enlisting in 1896 until demobbed in 1919.
He was posted to Nova Scotia in 1897 for 4 years. And then to Jamaica and St Helena from 1902 – 05. He then appears to have served in UK until outbreak of WW 1,when he was sent to France in 1914. He had a short period back in the UK in Military hospital at Liverpool in 1916(Possibly injured)? He then was posted back to France until he was demobbed in 1919.
His medical record shows he suffered several bouts of illness etc. Such as Scabies while in Nova Scotia. Malaria in Jamaica. In 1916 he was treated for Arthritis.
His Character throughout was recorded as “Very Good”
He was awarded the “Long service with Good Conduct”medal (JJ) Parents: Joseph COMER and Emma EDWARDS.
Frederick COMER45,153 was born in 1889 in East Brent. He was educated as boarder in 1901 at Sexey's school in Blackford Som.. He appeared in the census in 1911 at as visitor at Ernest Hutson in East Brent. In 1914 Frederick was a rate collector and drainage surveyor. in East Brent.124 He died on 11 December 1961 at the age of 72 in East Brent.9 He served in the military Capt. 26th Training Res. Btn. WW1.312 Capt. 26th Training Res. Btn.
Awarded British and Victory medals.
With the introduction of conscription in 1916,recruits would be posted to these battalions for basic training, before they were posted to an active service unit.
No service records found
Born 1887, East Brent.
Son of Robert and Rose Comer
Married Millicent Elsie Comer
Died 11 Dec 1961, East Brent.
(His son Ernest “Sam” Comer was killed in Korea in1952)
Spouse: Aline ROBINSON. Aline ROBINSON and Frederick COMER were married in 1918 in St Albans.
Frederick Charles COMER77 was born on 29 June 1913 in Shoeburyness.. Parents: Frank COMER and Charlotte Lucinda ROBINSON.
George COMER45,122 was born in 1802 in Brean. Som.. In 1841–1851 he was a farmer at Totney Farm? in Mark Som..45 In 1851 he was a farmer of 275 acres employing seven labourers. in Mark, Somerset.
George COMER66 was born in 1787 in East Brent.62 He was living about 1841 in Rooksbridge Som.. He appeared in the census in 1851 at John and Jane DAUNTON a lodger, possibly the poor house? a pauper in Rooksbridge Som..62
George Anthony COMER77 was born in June 1895 in East Brent. He served in the military Driver. Army Service Corps. WW1.312 Driver. Army Service Corps.
Enlisted in the Army Service Corps at Grove Park WSM 26 Aug 1915 age 20.
Joined the Expeditionary Force in France May 1916
Suffered a bout of Influenza Aug 1916.
Dec 1816 received 8 days Field (20) punishment for Refusing to obey an order by an NCO.
In 1917 he was a lorrydriver. His commanding officer noted. “Inclined to be lazy, lacks energy”!
Was invalided back to UK for 2 months with Jaundice. Aug 1917
Oct 1917 Transhipped to Dar-es-Salaam arrived Nov 1917 to serve with the East Africa Force.
Hospitalised for 3 mths with Malaria. Mar- Jun 1918.
30 Oct 1918 ‘Forfeited 3 days pay for “Non Compliance to an order given by a Senior Officer”!
Nov 1918 He suffered a further bout of Malaria While in Mozambique.
Eventually being transported to hospital in Port Amelia.
On 15 Dec 1918 he embarked Port Amelia for transfer to England.
On return to England in 1918 he went ‘Absent Without Leave’ on Christmas Day from 9am until 11-15am on the 8th of Jan 1919. “338.25 hours” !
For which he was given 7 Days Detention.
His Date of Discharge is unknown?
George Comer appears to have been quite a strong willed character, even being sentenced to ‘Field Punishment’ while at the front!
Parents: Joseph COMER and Emma EDWARDS.
George Davis COMER45 was born (date unknown). Parents: Ernest John COMER and Elizabeth DAVIS.
George Inman COMER340,341,342 was born in 1874 in Mark, Somerset.120 He was christened on 14 July 1874 in East Brent, Somerset, England. He lived in Mark, Somersetshire, England in 1881. George lived Bay of Plenty in New Zealand in 1914. He died a casualty in WW1 on 28 August 1915 at the age of 41 in Turkey. He served in the military Trooper 7/830 in Canterbury Mounted Rifles, NZEF WW1 in Turkey.340 Born in Mark SOM.. Son of Mary A. Comer, of Morrin Rd., Ellerslie, Auckland, and Benjamin Comer of Mark.
(The family had moved from Mark to New Zealand at sometime before 1901).
The Canterbury Mounted Rifles Regiment was a mounted infantry regiment from New Zealand, raised for service during the First World War. and formed part of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force.
They served in The Gallipoli, Sinai and Palestine Campaigns.
George Inman Comer died at Gallipoli on 28th Aug 1915 during the unsuccessful battle for Hill 60. The information as from the CWGC casualty website, indicates that a George Inman COMER was a New Zealander? And it is only assumed? that this is indeed the same person commemorated on the East Brent War Memorial? Needs confirming! Parents: Benjamin COMER and Mary A COMER.
John COMER38 was born (date unknown).
Spouse: Silis BADON. Silis BADON and John COMER were married in August 1601 in East Brent Parish Church, Somerset, England.
John Leonard COMER45 was born in 1901 in East Brent.57 He immigrated in April 1927 to Halifax. Nova Scotia.. He died in May 1964 at the age of 63 in Winnipeg Manitoba Canada.52 Parents: Ernest John COMER and Elizabeth DAVIS.
Jonathon COMER was born (date unknown). Parents: Ben COMER and Peggy HUETT.
Joseph COMER45 was born in 1825. Parents: George COMER and Catherine CHAPMAN.
Joseph COMER87 was born in 1844 in East Brent Som.. In 1891 he was an a general Labourer living at Church St. in East Brent. SOM.77,87 Parents: William COOMER and Hannah COOMER.
Spouse: Emma EDWARDS. Emma EDWARDS and Joseph COMER were married.87 They87 lived Church House at Church St in East Brent. Children were: Frank COMER, Ada COMER, Kate COMER, Lot COMER, Alice COMER, Elsie COMER, George Anthony COMER.
Joseph COMER120 was born in 1869 in Badgworth Som.. Parents: William COMER and Matilda COMER.
Kate COMER87 was born in 1884 in East Brent Som.. Parents: Joseph COMER and Emma EDWARDS.
Lot COMER87 was born in 1886 in East Brent Som.. Parents: Joseph COMER and Emma EDWARDS.
Louisa COMER66 was born in 1798 in Somerset, England.
Maria COMER45 was born in 1827. Parents: George COMER and Catherine CHAPMAN. Parents: George COMER.
Mary A COMER340,341 was born in 1846 in Huntspill Som.120
Spouse: Benjamin COMER. Mary A COMER and Benjamin COMER lived at Waiapu, East Cape in New Zealand in 1905.57 They57 lived in Ellerslie, Auckland. New Zealand. about 1915. The family appear to have emigrated to New Zealand before 1901? They were married. Children were: George Inman COMER, Ethel F COMER, Mary L COMER, Edgar J COMER.
Mary Catherine COMER45 was born in 1859. She died in 1880 at the age of 21 in Somerset. Parents: Robert COMER and Ann COOK.
Mary Catherine COMER9,45 was born in 1859.9 She died on 18 April 1880 at the age of 21 in East Brent. Possibly related to Arthur and Annie CASTLE ? Inscriptions for two CASTLE daughters, Florrie and Arley CASTLE share the tombstone of Joseph and Martha HUTSON! (JR)
Mary J COMER45 was born in 1864. Parents: Robert COMER and Ann COOK.
Mary L COMER120 was born in 1879 in Mark Somerset, England, United Kingdom. Parents: Benjamin COMER and Mary A COMER.
Matilda COMER120 was born in 1838 in Winscombe Som..
Millicent Elsie COMER9 was born in 1890. She died on 10 February 1970 at the age of 80.9
Rachael COMER was born (date unknown). Parents: Ben COMER and Peggy HUETT.
Robert COMER45 was born on 27 February 1833 in Mark, Somerset, England.45,153 He lived in Wedmore Somerset in 1841.45 In 1871–1901 he was a farmer / Axe Drainage board Surveyor rate collector..45 Robert lived in Mark, Somerset in 1871. He lived (Maybe 'Manor Farm)? at Dods Lane in East Brent in 1881.45 1881 census he is living here with his family and with his grandson Frank HUTSON? and governess Rosa A REESE. In 1883 he was an a farmer in Manor Farm.88 Robert lived at Turnpike Rd, Smithfield. South Common? in East Brent in 1891.45 He died on 21 January 1911 at the age of 77 in East Brent.45 Parents: George COMER and Catherine CHAPMAN.
Spouse: Ann COOK. Ann COOK and Robert COMER were married on 22 December 1857 in Mark, Somerset, England.45 Children were: Rose COMER, Mary Catherine COMER, William COMER, Mary J COMER, Elizabeth G COMER, Annie G COMER, Ernest John COMER, Rose COMER.
Spouse: Rosa Ann REES. Rosa Ann REES and Robert COMER were married in 1885 in Barton Registry District, Bristol?.45 They45 lived Bachelors Hall? at Old Mead Lane? in East Brent in 1901.45 Children were: Frederick COMER, Anne Barbara COMER.
Robert Edward COMER45 was born (date unknown). Parents: Ernest John COMER and Elizabeth DAVIS.
Rose COMER was born in 1877.9 She died in 1956 at the age of 79.343 Parents: Robert COMER and Ann COOK.
Rose COMER45 was born in 1879 in Norton Malreward SOM.320 Parents: Robert COMER and Ann COOK.
Circa 1770 Samuel COMER178 was a carpenter in East Brent.
Susanna COMER45 was born in 1840. Parents: George COMER and Catherine CHAPMAN.
Susannah COMER was born about 1800. She was baptized on 20 March 1803 in Wedmore Somerset.111 From in Burnham on sea Som53 She lived in the home of her son-in-law Peter STEVENS in 1852.111 Susannah died on 17 January 1870 at the age of 70. She was buried in Lympsham Som..
Spouse: John ESGAR. Susannah COMER and John ESGAR were married on 17 April 1821 in Burnham on sea Som. Conflicting sources make it possible that Susanna could have been 'nee' HICKS? They lived in Whitehouse farm, White house Lane. Edingworth. E Brent Som. in 1840.111 Bought in 1840 Children were: Mary Anne ESGAR, Elizabeth ESGAR, Susanna ESGAR, John Hicks ESGAR.
Wilfred COMER340 was born in 1893 in Badgworth Som.. He served in the military in 1915–17 in Arras France.340 117061 Gunner 261 Seige Battery Royal Garrison Artillery
Enrolled into Army Reserve 8th Dec 1915
Mobilised Sep 1916
Killed in Action 21st May 1917.
Buried in the Tilloy British Cemetery. Arras. France. In 1915 he was a cowman in Tarnock Som.. Wilfred died on 21 May 1917 at the age of 24 in France. Parents: UNKNOWN and Eliza Jane COMER.
William COMER66 was born about 1781 in Somerset, England. About 1841 he was a Carrier in East Brent Som..66
William COMER45 was born in 1829 in Rodney Stoke. SOM. Parents: George COMER and Catherine CHAPMAN.
William COMER66 was born in 1831 in Somerset, England. Parents: William COMER and Louisa COMER.
William COMER120 was born in 1840 in East Brent.
William COMER45 was born in 1862. Parents: Robert COMER and Ann COOK.
William Arthur COMER45 was born (date unknown). Parents: Ernest John COMER and Elizabeth DAVIS.
William Cook COMER190 was born in 1862 in Somerset, England.153 C:1889 he was an a farmer in Manor Farm East Brent. In 1894 he was elected into the first East Brent Parish Council.
Cora Louise CONNELLY was born in May 1867 in iowa USA Johnson. She died in 1948 at the age of 81 in Iowa USA.94
Spouse: Charles HAM. Cora Louise CONNELLY and Charles HAM were married in 1893.
Gerald CONNER13 was born (date unknown).
Spouse: Joyce Mary DUDSON. Joyce Mary DUDSON and Gerald CONNER were married on 24 September 1930.
Christopher COOCK47 was born (date unknown).
Children were: John COOCK.
Edmund COOCK was baptized on 28 October 1666 in East Brent.47 Parents: Edmund COOCK.
Edmund COOCK47 was born (date unknown).
Children were: Edmund COOCK.
John COOCK was baptized on 9 April 1665 in East Brent.47 Parents: Christopher COOCK.
Ann COOK48 was born (date unknown).
Ann COOK57 was born in 1805 in East Brent. Parents: Simon COOK and Elizabeth CHAMPION.