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Thomas Colby

Birthdate: (41)
Birthplace: Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
Death: Died in Salisbury, Essex County, Province of Massachusetts
Immediate Family:

Son of Anthony Colby and Susannah Whittridge Colby
Husband of Hannah Colby and Hannah Blaisdell
Father of Hannah Tuxbury; Hannah Tewkesbury; Thomas Colby; Isaac Colby; Abraham Colby and 2 others
Brother of John Anthony Colby, Sr.; Sarah Bagley; Thomas Colby; Samuel Colby; Isaac Colby and 3 others

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Thomas COLBY was born on 8 MAR 1650 in Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. He died on 30 MAR 1691 at Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. He has Ancestral File Number 8JDC-Z4. Thomas, his brother Samuel, and their nephew John, took the oath of allegiance and fidelity on December 20, 1677, at Amesbury. He was a snow-shoe man in Thomas Harvey's . Thomas and his family may have lived with his mother in the family home. In or about 1678, "in consuderation of services rendered her, Susanna gave to Thomas, half of all the lands Anthony left." He died in Amesbury on March 30, 1691. The inventory of his estate was taken March 31, 1691, and the estate was divided in November 1697. Hannah married second, ca. 1691, Henry, son of Henry and Mary (Hadden) Blaisdell. She died in Amesbury on August 9, 1707.

SOURCES: (1) "The Old Families of Salisbury and Amesbury Massachusetts" by David W. Hoyt; (2) Early Vital Records of Essex County, Massachusetts to 1850. Salisbury; (3) Ancestral File (TM), data as of 2 January 1996, Family History Library, 35 North West Temple, Salt Lake City, Utah 84150; (4) "The Colby Family in Early America" by Frederick Lewis Weis, Caledonia, The Colonial Press, pub 1970.

Parents: Anthony COLBY and Susannah.

Spouse: Hannah ROWELL. Thomas COLBY and Hannah ROWELL were married on 16 SEP 1674 in Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. Children were: Thomas COLBY, Hannah COLBY, Abraham COLBY, Isaac COLBY, Jacob COLBY.


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'Thomas Colby (1650 - 1691)

Thomas Colby

Born 8 Mar 1650 in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts

Son of Anthony Colby and Susanna (Haddon) Whitridge

Brother of

John Colby,

Sarah (Colby) Bagley,

Unknown Colby,

Samuel Colby,

Isaac Colby,

Rebecca (Colby) Williams and

Mary (Colby) Sargent

Husband of Hannah Rowell —

married 16 Sep 1674 in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts

Father of

Thomas Colby,

Hannah (Colby) Tuxbury,

Abraham Colby and

Jacob Colby

Died 30 Mar 1691

in Salisbury, Essex, Massachusetts

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Biography

Thomas COLBY was born on 8 MAR 1650 in Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts.

He died on 30 MAR 1691 at Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts.

Thomas, his brother Samuel, and their nephew John, took

the oath of allegiance and fidelity on December 20, 1677, at Amesbury.

Thomas and his family may have lived with his mother in the family home.

In or about 1678, "in consuderation of services rendered her,

Susanna gave to Thomas, half of all the lands Anthony left."

He died in Amesbury on March 30, 1691.

The inventory of his estate was taken March 31, 1691, and the estate

was divided in November 1697.

Hannah married second, ca. 1691, Henry,

son of Henry and Mary (Hadden) Blaisdell.

She died in Amesbury on August 9, 1707.

Parents: Anthony COLBY and Susannah.

Spouse:

Hannah ROWELL.

Thomas COLBY and Hannah ROWELL were married

on 16 SEP 1674 in Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts.

Children were:

Thomas COLBY,

Hannah COLBY,

Abraham COLBY,

Isaac COLBY,

Jacob COLBY.

Sources

The Great Migration Begins: Immigrants to New England 1620-1633, Volumes I-III

The Old Families of Salisbury and Amesbury Massachusetts" by David W. Hoyt.

Early Vital Records of Essex County, Massachusetts to 1850. Salisbury

The Colby Family in Early America" by Frederick Lewis Weis, Caledonia, The Colonial Press, pub 1970.

Old Norfolk County Oaths of Allegiance, in Perley, Sidney, ed. Essex Antiquarian. (Salem, Mass.: Essex

Antiquarian), Vol 6 p. 202. Thomas Colby took "ye oath of Allegiance & Fidelity

before Major Robert Pike ye 20th day of December, 1677" in Amesbury.

Anthony Colby, in Anderson, Robert Charles. The Great Migration Begins: Immigrants to New England, 1620-

1633. (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1995), Online database, Accessed 14 Jan 2010.

from NEHGS: "Thomas, b. Salisbury 8 March 1650; m. Amesbury 16 September 1674 Hannah Rowell."

Cutter, William Richard Genealogical and Personal Memoirs Relating to the Families of Boston and Eastern

Massachusetts, Volume 2, published 1908. Reference Pages 574-575

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Thomas Colby's Timeline

1637
1637
Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts
1637
Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts
1650
March 8, 1650
Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
1662
September 1, 1662
Age 12
Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
1675
July 1, 1675
Age 25
Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
1677
1677
Age 26
Amesbury, MA, USA
1680
July 15, 1680
Age 30
Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts, New England
1681
1681
Age 30
Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts, New England
1688
April 13, 1688
Age 38
Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts, United States