Son of John BUTLER & Sarah FOSTER. He married Mary BERRY 10 May 1765 in Meriden, New Haven Co, CT. Comfort was # 7 of 9 children born to John & Sarah Butler. Comfort and Mary had nine children: Samuel, John, Hannah, Lemuel, Esther, Asa, Divan, Mary and Phebe.
Comfort was a shoemaker and also ran a tanning business in Meriden. He served in Capt. Hough's Company during the Revolutionary War.
in his 83 year. The aged saint wean'd from the earth, Longs to enjoy his heavenly birth
inscription from "Century of Meriden" 1906