- Comstock -

Comstock, the railway village of Holy Cross township, was named in honor of Solomon Gilman Comstock, of Moorhead, for whom also a township in Marshall county was named. He was born in Argyle, Maine on 9 May 1842; came to Minnesota in 1869, settling in Moorhead; was admitted to the bar in 1871; was a representative in the state legislature, 1876-7 and 1879-81; a state senator, 1883-7; and a representative in Congress, 1889-91.

Holy Cross Township 1916 Map/Landowners
Township 137, Range 48
Comstock is in Section 21
County 1916 Township Maps/Landowners
A Guide to Comstock Community
Postmasters in Clay County through 1920's - Includes Comstock
Railroad Stations - Clay County - Past/Current/Pictures - Includes Comstock