Comstock, Abner; came to Allegany county in January, 1823, and bought forty acres of land in Granger.  He helped to make seven miles of road toward Nunda, built a log house, and helped to put up other buildings at an early date.  He has been assessor, collector and constable.  His native State is Massachusetts, and the date of his birth was August 2nd, 1797.  July 30th, 1816, he was married to Miss Nancy Royce of Connecticut.  Mr. Comstock is one of the oldest men in the town.

(From: History of Allegany County, N.Y., 1806 - 1879, F. W. Beers & Company)