|George Fisher Comings|
|24th Lieutenant Governor of Wisconsin|
January 3, 1921 – January 5, 1925
|Governor||John J. Blaine|
|Preceded by||Edward Dithmar|
|Succeeded by||Henry Huber|
March 18, 1849|
Greensboro, Vermont, U.S.
|Died||June 10, 1942
Whitehall, Wisconsin, U.S.
|Resting place||Saint Joseph City Cemetery in Saint Joseph, Michigan|
|Spouse(s)||Emma Fannie Comings|
|Children||Mary Huntington Ghiringhelli
Alice Tenney Larkin
Ellen Copeland Chambers
George H. Comings
Comings was born in Greensboro, Vermont in 1849. He moved to St. Joseph, Michigan with his parents in 1870. In 1900, he moved to Eau Claire, Wisconsin, where he was a dairyman and bred Holstein cattle.
Comings became well known as a lecturer on agricultural topics, and in 1920, he was elected the 24th Lieutenant Governor of Wisconsin. He served two terms as lieutenant governor, from January 3, 1921 - January 5, 1925. In the 1924 election, he ran for Governor of Wisconsin but lost in the Republican primary to John J. Blaine, the incumbent.
In 1927, Comings began working in the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, and in 1928 he was made a state humane officer. He held that office until his retirement at age 91 in 1939;
Son of Benjamin and Mary Comings, he married Emma Fannie Comings on October 12, 1874. They had eight children, Mary Huntington Ghiringhelli, Alice Tenney Larkin, Ellen Copeland Chambers, Benjamin Comings, Francis Comings, George H. Comings, Willard Comings, and Fannie Comings.
- 'Wisconsin Blue Book 1923,' Biographical Sketch of George Comings, pg. 626-263
- Berrien County, Michigan-Tombstones
- "Wisconsin Constitutional Officers; Lieutenant Governors" (PDF). State of Wisconsin Blue Book 2005–2006. Wisconsin Legislative Reference Bureau. July 2005. p. 31. Retrieved October 8, 2007.
- "George F. Comings". Office of the Lieutenant Governor. Retrieved October 8, 2007.
|Lieutenant Governor of Wisconsin