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Frances Colby (Hoyt)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Salisbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
Death: Died in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
Place of Burial: Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Sgt. John Hoyt and Frances Hoyt
Wife of John Anthony Colby, Sr. and John Barnard
Mother of Sgt. John Colby, Jr.; Sarah Blaisdell; Elizabeth Weed; Frances Prichett; Anthony (twin) Colby and 5 others
Sister of John Hoyt, Jr.; Thomas Hoyt; Gregorie Hoyt; Elizabeth Hoyt; Sarah Hoyt and 12 others

Occupation: Housewife / Mother, Housewife / married 14 jan 1655 to John Colby Sr.
Managed by: Christopher Garland
Last Updated:

About Frances Colby (Hoyt)

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Frances HOYT was born in 1635 in Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. She died on 2 JAN 1720/21 at Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. She has Ancestral File Number FPS1-KF. COMMENT: For birth gives only that she is the 1st child and that she was "probably aged about 85 yrs" at death. Birth. date calc. from this: In 14 Jan 1655/56 when Frances was 20, she first married John Colby

SOURCES: (1). A GENEALOGICAL HISTORY OF THE HOYT, HAIGHT & HIGHT FAMILIES by David W. Hoyt; 1650-1820; 1871, Higginson Books, Salem Mass; pp27; (2). "Genealogical History of John Hoyt of Salisbury" by David W. Hoyt, 1857 Boston, C. Benjamin Richardson, 119 Washington Street; (3). Ancestral File (TM), data as of 2 January 1996, Family History Library, 35 North West Temple, Salt Lake City, Utah 84150; (4). Essex County Vital Records to 1850, Salisbury, Massachusetts; (5). "The Colby Family in Early America" by Frederick Lewis Weis, Caledonia, The Colonial Press, pub 1970.

Parents: Sgt. John HOYT and Frances JEWELL.

Spouse: John COLBY. John COLBY and Frances HOYT were married on 14 JAN 1655 in Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. (SOURCE: Early Essex County Vital Records to 1850, Salisbury, Massachusetts. Listed as Colebey.) Children were: Sgt. John COLBY, Sarah COLBY, Elizabeth COLBY, Frances COLBY, Anthony COLBY (twin), Susannah COLBY (twin), Dea. Thomas COLBY, Mary COLBY, Hannah COLBY.

Spouse: Captain John BARNARD. Captain John BARNARD and Frances HOYT were married on 27 DEC 1676 in Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. Children were: Dorothy BARNARD.

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Might have been married either 1655 or 1666, died either 1719 or 1720

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Frances Colby's Timeline

1635
January 14, 1635
Salisbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
1655
January 14, 1655
Age 20
Salisbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
1656
November 19, 1656
Age 21
Salisbury, Essex, MA, USA
1658
July 17, 1658
Age 23
Salisbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
1660
1660
Age 24
Salisbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
1662
December 10, 1662
Age 27
Salisbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
1665
May 10, 1665
Age 30
Salisbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
May 10, 1665
Age 30
Salisbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
1667
1667
Age 31
Salisbury, MA, USA
1671
April 2, 1671
Age 36
Amesbury, Essex, MA, USA