|Birth: ||Aug. 4, 1857|
|Death: ||Apr. 29, 1910|
Joshua was born to David Comley, Sr., and Amelia Jane Hurt in Garrard or Washington County. On 14 Aug 1879 he married his first wife, Esther Jane Webb, by whom he had five children: Lily, William, Ulysses, Anna Pearl and Lee Roy. In the early 1890's he met Sarah Rebecca Tapp (a member of the Cherokee tribe) and she became pregnant. Joshua abandoned Esther and his children and moved with Rebecca to Anderson, IN, where they married and had eight children: Bertha, Pearl, Edna, Bessie, Arthur, Helen, Ruth and Eugene. Joshua was a blacksmith by trade. According to his death certificate he died of gramo disease.
Sarah Rebecca Tapp Comley Biddle (1873 - 1954)
Lillian Frances Comley Goodwin (1881 - 1932)*
Ulysses Comley (1884 - 1909)*
Anna Pearl Comley Eschman (1888 - 1929)*
Pearl M. Comley George (1895 - 1939)*
Edna M. Comley Cook (1896 - 1936)*
Bessie Comley Arfons (1899 - 1983)*
Arthur Comley (1902 - 1918)*
Ruth Ann Comley Must (1906 - 1983)*
Plot: Section 27, Lot 99. The grave is unmarked.
Created by: David Eschman
Record added: Jul 07, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54603248
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