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Elizabeth Colby (Sargent)

Birthplace: Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
Death: Died in 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.

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

November 22, 1648
Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
November 22, 1648
Salisbury, Essex, Mass.
June 1665
Age 16
Little Compton, Newport, Rhode Island, USA
November 13, 1668
Age 19
Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, (Present USA)
June 1, 1670
Age 21
Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
June 1, 1670
Age 21
March 9, 1671
Age 22
Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts, United States
April 3, 1672
Age 23
Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts, USA
Age 27
Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts, USA