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Elizabeth Colby (Sargent)

Birthdate: (96)
Birthplace: Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
Death: February 05, 1737 (96)
Amesbury, Essex County, Province of Massachusetts
Immediate Family:

Daughter of William Sargent, Sr. and Elizabeth Sargent (Perkins)
Wife of Samuel Colby
Mother of Sarah Colby; Dorothy Hoyt (Colby); Elizabeth Fuller; Samuel Colby, Jr.; Daughter (child) Colby and 4 others
Sister of Mary Challis (Sargent); Elizabeth Sargent; Thomas Sargent; William Sargent, Jr.; Lydia Sargent and 3 others
Half sister of Thomas Morgan Carrier alias Morgan

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About Elizabeth Colby


'Elizabeth SARGENT

was born on 22 NOV 1646 in Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts.

She died on 5 FEB 1736/37 at Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts.

She has Ancestral File Number 8JDB-4N.

Elizabeth was the daughter of William Sargent, a friend of Anthony.

William's wife was Elizabeth Perkins. William was born in England in 1602.

His Father was Richard Sargent, an officer in the Royal Navy. William also immigrated with Winthrop in 1630. from 'Lineage of Philander M. Colby of Arborville & Bradshaw, Me., and Spencer Colby of Hamilton County, Me. by Claudia K. (Miller) Foster, Seattle, Wa.

In 1703 she was granted the liberty of making pew in our meeting house and to have half of ye hindermost seate towards the southeast corner of the meeting house betwixt the greate post and the women's gallery stairs.

(SOURCE: Lynn Hist. Reg. Mass. 27A-7B, B4 D8, B6 3A.) Parents: William SARGENT and Elizabeth PERKINS.

Spouse: Samuel COLBY. Samuel COLBY and Elizabeth SARGENT were married in 1667 in Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. Children were: Dorothy COLBY, Elizabeth COLBY, Samuel COLBY, Infant Daughter COLBY, Philip COLBY.

wikitree: Sargent-221 created 3 Jan 2011 | Last modified 3 May 2017

'Elizabeth (Sargent) Colby (1648 - 1736)

Elizabeth Colby formerly Sargent

Born 22 Nov 1648 in Salisbury, Essex, Massachusetts


Daughter of William Sargent Sr. and Elizabeth (Perkins) Sargent

Sister of Abigal (Sargent) Nicholes [half], Mary (Sargent) Challis,

Thomas Sargent, William Sargent Jr, Lydia Sargent,

Thomas Sergeant and Sarah (Sargent) Bagley

Wife of Samuel Colby — married 1667 in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts


Mother of Dorothy (Colby) Hoyt, Elizabeth Colby, Samuel Colby Jr., Miss Colby and Philip Colby

Died 5 Feb 1736 in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts

Profile managers: Cheryl Caudill [send private message]

and Franklin Colby [send private message]

Sargent-221 created 3 Jan 2011 | Last modified 3 May 2017

This person was created through the import of Weaver.ged on 03 January 2011

Born November 22, 1648 in Salisbury, MA

Married Samuel Colby in 1667 Amesbury, Essex, MA


William Sargent and Elizabeth Perkins Married in England


Author: Brøderbund Software, Inc. Title: LDS Website - www.familysearch.com Publication: Name: Release date: January 12, 1997;

Author: Brøderbund Software, Inc. Title: World Family Tree Vol. 3, Ed. 1 Publication: Name: Release date: February 9, 1996;

Author: Brøderbund Software, Inc. Title: World Family Tree Vol. 5, Ed. 1 Publication: Name: Release date: August 22, 1996; This person was created through the import of grant2.ged on 07 February 2011.

Christening: Date: 22 Nov 1648 Place: Salisbury, Essex, Mass.

Ancestral File Number: 8JDB-00

User ID: B1E0B11094529B449154E33332346012EAF1

Data Changed: Date: 20 Jul 1999 Time: 00:00:00 Prior to import, this record was last changed 00:00:00 20 Jul 1999.

Elizabeth Sargent, daughter of Unknown and Unknown, in 1659 in Salisbury, Essex, Massachusetts.

(Elizabeth Sargent was born on 22 Nov 1646 in Salisbury, Massachusetts

and died on 8 Feb 1736 in Amesbury, Essex Co, Massachusetts.)

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Elizabeth Colby's Timeline

October 28, 1640
Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
November 22, 1648
Age 8
Salisbury, Essex, Mass.
June 1665
Age 24
Little Compton, Newport, Rhode Island, USA
November 13, 1668
Age 28
Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, (Present USA)
June 1, 1670
Age 29
Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
June 1, 1670
Age 29
March 9, 1671
Age 30
Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts, United States
April 3, 1672
Age 31
Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts, USA
Age 35
Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts, USA