Ancestors of Poplin, Straw, Colby & Others

Person Page 271

Elizabeth M. Unknown1

F, #6751, b. 28 August 1921, d. 11 January 2000

Biography

  • Birth: Elizabeth M. Unknown was born on 28 August 1921 in Lexington County, South Carolina, USAG.1
  • Death: She died on 11 January 2000, at age 78.1
  • Burial: She was buried in West Columbia, Lexington County, South Carolina, USAG.1

Citations

  1. [S11] Ancestry.com, U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1700s-Current

Abraham Morrill1,2

M, #6752, b. 22 August 1671, d. 15 April 1731

Biography

  • Birth: Abraham Morrill was born on 22 August 1671 in Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts, USAG.1
  • Marriage: He and Abraham Morrill were married on 2 January 1695 in USA.2,2
  • Death: Abraham Morrill died on 15 April 1731, at age 59, in Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts, USAG.1

Citations

  1. [S11] Ancestry.com, U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1700s-Current
  2. [S38] Ancestry.com, U.S., New England Marriages Prior to 1700

Abraham Morrill1

M, #6753

Biography

  • Marriage: Abraham Morrill and Abraham Morrill were married on 2 January 1695 in USA.1,1

Citations

  1. [S38] Ancestry.com, U.S., New England Marriages Prior to 1700

Obadiah Colby1,2,3,4,5,6,6

M, #6754, b. 9 December 1731, d. 29 December 1814

Parents

Family: Mary Merrill (b. 28 January 1736, d. 7 February 1816)

Biography

  • Birth: Obadiah Colby was born on 9 December 1731 in Boston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USAG.1,2,4,5,6
  • Marriage: He and Mary Merrill were married on 16 December 1756 in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USAG.1,6,1
  • Death: He died on 29 December 1814, at age 83, in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USAG.1,2,3,4,5,6
  • Burial: He was buried in Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts, USAG.5
  • Residence: Obadiah Colby resided in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USAG.3
  • Residence: He resided in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USAG, before 1751 He inherited his father's house when he came of age.

Citations

  1. [S52] Ancestry.com, North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000, Book Title: Lineage Book : NSDAR : Volume 112 : 1914
  2. [S52] Ancestry.com, North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000, Book Title: A Merrill Memorial: An Account of the Descendants of Nathaniel Merrill, An Early Settler of Newbury, Massachusetts
  3. [S59] Ancestry.com, Essex, Massachusetts Probate Records, 1638-1840
  4. [S790] Ancestry.com, U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970, Volume: 271
  5. [S11] Ancestry.com, U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1700s-Current
  6. [S39] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988

Captain William Colby1,2,3,4,5

M, #6755, b. 17 October 1775, d. 15 February 1850

Parents

  • Father: Obadiah Colby (b. 9 December 1731, d. 29 December 1814)
  • Mother: Mary Merrill (b. 28 January 1736, d. 7 February 1816)

Family: Mary Long (b. 1782, d. 15 November 1870)

Biography

  • Birth: Captain William Colby was born on 17 October 1775 in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USAG.2,3,5
  • Marriage: He and Mary Long were married on 5 July 1805 in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USAG.4,4
  • Death: He died on 15 February 1850, at age 74.2,3
  • Burial: He was buried in Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts, USAG.3
  • Residence: Captain William Colby resided in 1844 He inherited the house from his brother Hezekiah in 1845 which he sold to his son Obadiah that same year.
  • Marriage: He and Mary Long were married before 1851 2nd Wife. Also a Colby descendant.

Citations

  1. [S52] Ancestry.com, North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000, Book Title: Patten Genealogy : William Patten of Cambridge, 1635, and his descendants
  2. [S52] Ancestry.com, North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000, Book Title: Lineage Book : NSDAR : Volume 112 : 1914
  3. [S11] Ancestry.com, U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1700s-Current
  4. [S58] Dodd, Jordan, Liahona Research, comp., Massachusetts Marriages, 1633-1850
  5. [S39] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988

Mary Long1,2,3

F, #6756, b. 1782, d. 15 November 1870

Family: Captain William Colby (b. 17 October 1775, d. 15 February 1850)

Biography

  • Birth: Mary Long was born in 1782 in Chester, Rockingham, New Hampshire, USAG.3
  • Marriage: She and Captain William Colby were married on 5 July 1805 in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USAG.2,2
  • Death: She died on 15 November 1870, at age ~88, in Westford, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USAG.3
  • Marriage: Mary Long and Captain William Colby were married before 1851 2nd Wife. Also a Colby descendant.

Citations

  1. [S52] Ancestry.com, North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000, Book Title: Patten Genealogy : William Patten of Cambridge, 1635, and his descendants
  2. [S58] Dodd, Jordan, Liahona Research, comp., Massachusetts Marriages, 1633-1850
  3. [S195] Ancestry.com, Massachusetts, Death Records, 1841-1915

Obadiah Colby1,2,3

M, #6757, b. 20 March 1763, d. 22 September 1832

Parents

  • Father: Obadiah Colby (b. 9 December 1731, d. 29 December 1814)
  • Mother: Mary Merrill (b. 28 January 1736, d. 7 February 1816)

Biography

  • Birth: Obadiah Colby was born on 20 March 1763 in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USAG.1,2,3
  • Death: He died on 22 September 1832, at age 69, in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USAG.2,3
  • Burial: He was buried in Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts, USAG.3
  • Residence: Obadiah Colby resided in 1816 He recieved the north part of his father's land but not the house.

Citations

  1. [S39] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988
  2. [S589] Ancestry.com, U.S., Newspaper Extractions from the Northeast, 1704-1930
  3. [S11] Ancestry.com, U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1700s-Current

Mary Merrill1,2,3,4,5

F, #6758, b. 28 January 1736, d. 7 February 1816

Family: Obadiah Colby (b. 9 December 1731, d. 29 December 1814)

Biography

  • Birth: Mary Merrill was born on 28 January 1736.2,3,4
  • Marriage: She and Obadiah Colby were married on 16 December 1756 in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USAG.1,6,1
  • Marriage: She and Mary Merrill were married on 16 December 1756 in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USAG.5,5
  • Death: Mary Merrill died on 7 February 1816, at age 80.2,3,4
  • Burial: She was buried in Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts, USAG.4

Citations

  1. [S52] Ancestry.com, North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000, Book Title: Lineage Book : NSDAR : Volume 112 : 1914
  2. [S52] Ancestry.com, North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000, Book Title: A Merrill Memorial: An Account of the Descendants of Nathaniel Merrill, An Early Settler of Newbury, Massachusetts
  3. [S790] Ancestry.com, U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970, Volume: 271
  4. [S11] Ancestry.com, U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1700s-Current
  5. [S58] Dodd, Jordan, Liahona Research, comp., Massachusetts Marriages, 1633-1850
  6. [S39] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988

Hezekiah Colby1

M, #6759, b. 1770, d. 28 October 1844

Parents

  • Father: Obadiah Colby (b. 9 December 1731, d. 29 December 1814)
  • Mother: Mary Merrill (b. 28 January 1736, d. 7 February 1816)

Biography

  • Birth: Hezekiah Colby was born in 1770.1
  • Death: He died on 28 October 1844, at age ~74, in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USAG.1
  • Residence: Hezekiah Colby resided in 1816 He inherited the house from his father. He never married and lived in the house until he died in 1844.

Citations

  1. [S39] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988

Obadiah Colby1,2,3,4,5,6

M, #6760, b. 1811, d. 8 September 1892

Parents

Family: Mary Ann Patten (b. 22 March 1820, d. 2 August 1881)

Biography

  • Birth: Obadiah Colby was born in 1811 in Massachusetts, USAG.1,6
  • Marriage: He and Mary Ann Patten were married on 29 October 1848 in Salisbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USAG.2,6,2,6
  • Death: He died on 8 September 1892, at age ~81, in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USAG.2,3,4,5
  • Birth: Obadiah Colby was born about 1812 in Massachusetts, USAG.4
  • Residence: He resided in 1845 Obadiah bought the house from his father William, the same year William inherited it from Hezekiah. In 1885 he deeded the house to his son William. He lived in the house with his son until his death in 1892.
  • Residence: He resided in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USAG, in 1880 Marital status: Married; Relation to Head of House: Self.1

Citations

  1. [S9] Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1880 United States Federal Census, Year: 1880; Census Place: Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts; Roll: 527; Family History Film: 1254527; Page: 380B; Enumeration District: 152; Image: 0502
  2. [S52] Ancestry.com, North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000, Book Title: Patten Genealogy : William Patten of Cambridge, 1635, and his descendants
  3. [S24] Ancestry.com, U.S. City Directories (Beta)
  4. [S195] Ancestry.com, Massachusetts, Death Records, 1841-1915
  5. [S39] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988
  6. [S196] Ancestry.com, Massachusetts, Marriage Records, 1840-1915

Priscilla Chase1

F, #6761

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Priscilla Chase was born in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USAG.1
  • Death: She died in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USAG.1

Citations

  1. [S52] Ancestry.com, North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000, Book Title: Genealogical data relating to the ancestry and descendants of William Hills, the English emigrant to New England in 1632 and of Joseph Hills, the English emigrant to New England in 1638

Seth H Gage1,2

M, #6762, b. about 1855, d. 15 November 1905

Biography

  • Birth: Seth H Gage was born about 1855 in Salisbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USAG.1,2
  • Marriage: He and Mary Josephine Colby were married on 16 September 1877 in Salisbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USAG.1,2,2,1
  • Death: He died on 15 November 1905.2

Citations

  1. [S196] Ancestry.com, Massachusetts, Marriage Records, 1840-1915
  2. [S52] Ancestry.com, North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000, Book Title: Patten Genealogy : William Patten of Cambridge, 1635, and his descendants

Abigail Colby1,2

F, #6763, b. 1770, d. 2 March 1842

Parents

  • Father: Obadiah Colby (b. 9 December 1731, d. 29 December 1814)
  • Mother: Mary Merrill (b. 28 January 1736, d. 7 February 1816)

Biography

  • Birth: Abigail Colby was born in 1770.1,2
  • Death: She died on 2 March 1842, at age ~72, in Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts, USAG.1,2
  • Burial: She was buried in Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts, USAG.1

Citations

  1. [S11] Ancestry.com, U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1700s-Current
  2. [S39] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988

Elma A Dow1,1,2

F, #6764, b. about 1854

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Elma A Dow was born about 1854 in Salisbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USAG.1,1,2
  • Marriage: She and William Colby were married on 29 April 1872 in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USAG.1,1,2,2,1,1

Citations

  1. [S196] Ancestry.com, Massachusetts, Marriage Records, 1840-1915
  2. [S52] Ancestry.com, North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000, Book Title: Patten Genealogy : William Patten of Cambridge, 1635, and his descendants

Mary Merrill1

F, #6765

Biography

  • Marriage: Mary Merrill and Mary Merrill were married on 16 December 1756 in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USAG.1,1

Citations

  1. [S58] Dodd, Jordan, Liahona Research, comp., Massachusetts Marriages, 1633-1850

John Fuller1

M, #6766

Family:

Citations

  1. [S52] Ancestry.com, North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000, Book Title: Fuller Genealogies - Captain Matthew Fuller line

Abigail Fuller1

F, #6767, b. 10 October 1737

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Abigail Fuller was born on 10 October 1737 in Hampton Falls, Rockingham, New Hampshire, USAG.1

Citations

  1. [S52] Ancestry.com, North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000, Book Title: Fuller Genealogies - Captain Matthew Fuller line

Elizabeth Fuller1

F, #6768, b. 5 July 1739

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Elizabeth Fuller was born on 5 July 1739 in Hampton Falls, Rockingham, New Hampshire, USAG.1

Citations

  1. [S52] Ancestry.com, North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000, Book Title: Fuller Genealogies - Captain Matthew Fuller line

Elijah Fuller1

M, #6769, b. 1 June 1741

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Elijah Fuller was born on 1 June 1741 in Hampton Falls, Rockingham, New Hampshire, USAG.1

Citations

  1. [S52] Ancestry.com, North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000, Book Title: Fuller Genealogies - Captain Matthew Fuller line

Thomas Fuller1

M, #6770, b. 21 June 1745, d. 25 November 1819

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Thomas Fuller was born on 21 June 1745 in Hampton Falls, Rockingham, New Hampshire, USAG.1
  • Death: He died on 25 November 1819, at age 74, in Bristol, Grafton, New Hampshire, USAG.1

Citations

  1. [S52] Ancestry.com, North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000, Book Title: Fuller Genealogies - Captain Matthew Fuller line

William Colby1,2,3,4,5,5

M, #6771, b. 6 October 1851, d. 1909

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: William Colby was born on 6 October 1851 in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USAG.1,2,3,5,5
  • Marriage: He and Elma A Dow were married on 29 April 1872 in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USAG.5,5,1,1,5,5
  • Death: He died in 1909, at age ~58, in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USAG.4
  • Residence: William Colby resided in 1885 In 1885 he was deeded the property by his father Obadiah. He lived there until 1899 when he sold the house to his uncle Moses L. Colby.

Citations

  1. [S52] Ancestry.com, North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000, Book Title: Patten Genealogy : William Patten of Cambridge, 1635, and his descendants
  2. [S770] Ancestry.com, Massachusetts, Birth Records, 1840-1915
  3. [S39] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988
  4. [S201] Ancestry.com, Massachusetts, Death Index, 1901-1980
  5. [S196] Ancestry.com, Massachusetts, Marriage Records, 1840-1915

Mary Ann Patten1,2,3,4,5

F, #6772, b. 22 March 1820, d. 2 August 1881

Family: Obadiah Colby (b. 1811, d. 8 September 1892)

Biography

  • Birth: Mary Ann Patten was born on 22 March 1820 in Massachusetts, USAG.1,2,4,5
  • Marriage: She and Obadiah Colby were married on 29 October 1848 in Salisbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USAG.2,3,2,3
  • Death: She died on 2 August 1881, at age 61, in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USAG.2,4
  • Residence: Mary Ann Patten resided in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USAG, in 1850.5
  • Residence: She resided in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USAG, in 1880 Marital status: Married; Relation to Head of House: Wife.1

Citations

  1. [S9] Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1880 United States Federal Census, Year: 1880; Census Place: Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts; Roll: 527; Family History Film: 1254527; Page: 380B; Enumeration District: 152; Image: 0502
  2. [S52] Ancestry.com, North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000, Book Title: Patten Genealogy : William Patten of Cambridge, 1635, and his descendants
  3. [S196] Ancestry.com, Massachusetts, Marriage Records, 1840-1915
  4. [S195] Ancestry.com, Massachusetts, Death Records, 1841-1915
  5. [S139] Ancestry.com, 1850 United States Federal Census, Year: 1850; Census Place: Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts; Roll: M432_313; Page: 72B; Image: 484

Moses L. Colby1,2,3,4,5

M, #6773, b. 19 March 1822, d. 16 July 1901

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Moses L. Colby was born on 19 March 1822 in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USAG.1,2,3
  • Death: He died on 16 July 1901, at age 79, in Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts, USAG.1,2,4,5
  • Burial: He was buried in Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts, USAG.2
  • Residence: Moses L. Colby resided in Amesbury, Essex Co, Massachusetts, USAG, in 1899 He bought the house from his nephew William (1851-1909) and lived there with his brother Obadiah and his nephews. He deeded the house to the Bartlett Cemetery Association to be kept as a memorial of the Colby and Macy Families & to the people of Amesbury.
  • Residence: He resided in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USAG, in 1900 Marital Status: Single; Relation to Head of House: Uncle.3

Citations

  1. [S195] Ancestry.com, Massachusetts, Death Records, 1841-1915
  2. [S11] Ancestry.com, U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1700s-Current
  3. [S19] Ancestry.com, 1900 United States Federal Census, Year: 1900; Census Place: Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts; Roll: 640; Page: 17A; Enumeration District: 0251; FHL microfilm: 1240640
  4. [S589] Ancestry.com, U.S., Newspaper Extractions from the Northeast, 1704-1930
  5. [S24] Ancestry.com, U.S. City Directories (Beta)

Horace Mann Colby1,2,3,4

M, #6774, b. 10 June 1860

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Horace Mann Colby was born on 10 June 1860 in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USAG.1,2,3,4
  • Residence: Horace Mann Colby resided in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USAG, in 1880 Marital status: Single; Relation to Head of House: Son.1

Citations

  1. [S9] Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1880 United States Federal Census, Year: 1880; Census Place: Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts; Roll: 527; Family History Film: 1254527; Page: 380B; Enumeration District: 152; Image: 0502
  2. [S52] Ancestry.com, North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000, Book Title: Patten Genealogy : William Patten of Cambridge, 1635, and his descendants
  3. [S39] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988
  4. [S770] Ancestry.com, Massachusetts, Birth Records, 1840-1915

Edward Lawrence Colby1,2

M, #6775, b. 15 September 1849

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Edward Lawrence Colby was born on 15 September 1849 in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USAG.1,2

Citations

  1. [S52] Ancestry.com, North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000, Book Title: Patten Genealogy : William Patten of Cambridge, 1635, and his descendants
  2. [S39] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988