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  • Abiel Somerby (1667 - 1744)
    Abiel Somersby b.21 Aug 1667 Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United States Family tree▼ Parents and Siblings F. Abiel Somersby 1641 - 1671 M. Rebecca Knight 1642/43 - m. 13 Nov 1661 Henry Somersb...
  • Abiel Somerby (1641 - 1671)
    AKA Somersby Biography From Genealogical and Personal Memoirs Relating to the Families of ..., Volume 2 edited by William Richard Cutter. Page 1014. GoogleBooks (XVII) Abiel Somerby, son of Anth...
  • Anthony Somerby (1610 - 1686)
    Anthony Somerby chr.16 Aug 1610 Little Bytham, Lincolnshire, England d.31 Jul 1686 Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United States Family tree▼ Parents and Siblings (edit) F. Richard Somerby Bef 1585 -...
  • Daniel Somerby (1650 - 1675)
    Daniel Somerby was born on 18 November 1650.He died on 19 December 1675 at age 25 . The cause of death was wounds fighting Indians. He was mortally wounded in a battle with Indians. The descendents of ...
  • Elizabeth Hale (1646 - 1716)
    Elizabeth Somerby==* Birth: Nov. 1, 1646 Newbury Old Town Essex County Massachusetts* Death: Mar. 15, 1717 Exeter Rockingham County New Hampshire* Burial: Congregational Church Burial Ground Exeter Roc...

About the Somerby surname

The Somerby name goes back to England. There is the town of Somerby and the Old Somerby Church where a marble effigy of Sir Thomas De Somerby is. Many of the Somerby family members are buried in the cemetery outside of the church.

The American branch of the Somerby family was started when Anthony Somerby left England after his father had died and he landed in Boston, then he moved to Newbury where he was part of the original settlers..........

You can learn more about the Somerby family and the other Newbury settlers here: [https://books.google.com/books?id=kFoLBC2TwFYC&pg=PA1013&lpg=PA1013...]

The coat of arms for the Somerby family is here [http://www.armsandbadges.com/Showthumb.ashx?ThumbID=8c6b9ed0-cc65-4... as described in the above literature.

Old Somerby Church can be viewed here: [http://2.bp.blogspot.com/-mriUhMM-GBo/Vc3T9p8rdoI/AAAAAAAAfX8/tKmMA...]

There is a very nice video of old Somerby Church here: [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=djQ9HklB8X4]