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Dorothy COLBY was christened/baptized on 24 AUG 1735 in Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. SOURCES: (1) "The Old Families of Salisbury and Amesbury Massachusetts" by David W. Hoyt; (2. Early Vital Records of Essex County, Massachusetts to 1850 for Amesbury; (3) "The Colby Family in Early America" by Frederick Lewis Weis, Caledonia, The Colonial Press, pub 1970. Parents: Timothy COLBY and Hannah HEATH.


Dorothy COLBY was born on 13 NOV 1668 in Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. She died in 1728 at Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. SOURCES: (1) "The Old Families of Salisbury and Amesbury Massachusetts" by David W. Hoyt; (2) Early Vital Records of Essex County, Massachusetts to 1850. Amesbury. Marriage listed as Collby; (3) "The Colby Family in Early America" by Frederick Lewis Weis, Caledonia, The Colonial Press, pub 1970. Parents: Samuel COLBY and Elizabeth SARGENT.

Spouse: William HOYT. William HOYT and Dorothy COLBY were married on 12 JAN 1687/88 in Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. (SOURCE: Early Vital Records of Essex County, Massachusetts to 1850 for Amesbury.) Children were: Elizabeth HOYT, Dorothy HOYT, Abner HOYT, Maria HOYT, Susanna HOYT, Phillip HOYT, William HOYT, Hopestill HOYT, Miriam HOYT.


Dorothy COLBY was born on 15 JUN 1677 in Rowley, Essex County, Massachusetts. (SOURCE: Early Vital Records of Essex County, Massachusetts to 1850 for Rowley.) She died on 18 MAY 1756 at Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. (SOURCE: Early Vital Records of Essex County, Massachusetts to 1850 for Amesbury.) She was dismissed from the Rowley Church to the Amesbury Church, 1714.
SOURCES: (1) "The Old Families of Salisbury and Amesbury Massachusetts" by David W. Hoyt; (2) Early Vital Records of Essex County, Massachusetts to 1850. Birth, Rowley. Marriage, Amesbury; (3) "The Colby Family in Early America" by Frederick Lewis Weis, Caledonia, The Colonial Press, pub 1970. Parents: Isaac COLBY and Martha PARRAT.

Spouse: Samuel HADLEY. Samuel HADLEY and Dorothy COLBY were married on 20 JAN 1703/4 in Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. (SOURCE: Early Vital Records of Essex County, Massachusetts to 1850 for Amesbury.) Children were: Martha HADLEY, Samuel HADLEY, Dorothy HADLEY, Parrott HADLEY, Eliphalet HADLEY, Ruth HADLEY.


Dorothy COLBY was born on 9 JUN 1694 in Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. (SOURCE: Early Vital Records of Essex County, Massachusetts to 1850 for Amesbury, listed as Colbey.) She was living in 1737 in Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. SOURCES: (1) "The Old Families of Salisbury and Amesbury Massachusetts" by David W. Hoyt; (2) "The Colby Family in Early America" by Frederick Lewis Weis, Caledonia, The Colonial Press, pub 1970. Parents: Dea. Thomas COLBY and Mary ROWELL.

Spouse: Samuel FOOT. Samuel FOOT and Dorothy COLBY were married on 29 JAN 1711/12 in Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. (SOURCE: Early Vital Records of Essex County, Massachusetts to 1850 for Amesbury.) Children were: Pasco FOOT, Theophilus FOOT, Bathsheba FOOT, Pelatiah FOOT, Enoch FOOT, Dorothy FOOT, Sarah FOOT, Elizabeth FOOT, Rowell FOOT, Samuel FOOT.


Dorothy COLBY was born on 25 MAY 1708 in Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. (SOURCE: Early Vital Records of Essex County, Massachusetts to 1850 for Amesbury, listed as Colbey.) She was baptized on 1 NOV 1719 in Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. She was living in 1748. She died at Chester, Rockingham County, New Hampshire. SOURCES: (1) "The Old Families of Salisbury and Amesbury Massachusetts" by David W. Hoyt; (2) "The Colby Family in Early America" by Frederick Lewis Weis, Caledonia, The Colonial Press, pub 1970. Parents: Samuel COLBY and Dorothy AMBROSE.

Spouse: Samuel WATTS. Samuel WATTS and Dorothy COLBY filed marriage intentions on 5 NOV 1727 in Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. They were married on 13 NOV 1727 in Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. Children were: Dorothy WATTS.


Photo Dorothy COLBY was born on 5 JAN 1730 in Chester, Rockingham County, New Hampshire. (SOURCE: Index to births, early to 1900 New Hampshire. Registrar of Vital Statistics.) She was baptized on 14 FEB 1730/31 in Haverhill, Essex County, Massachusetts. She died on 15 AUG 1816 at Chester, Rockingham County, New Hampshire. She was buried in the Chester Village Cemetery at Chester, Rockingham County, New Hampshire (BOOK SOURCES: (1) "The Old Families of Salisbury and Amesbury Massachusetts" by David W. Hoyt; (2) "The Colby Family in Early America" by Frederick Lewis Weis, Caledonia, The Colonial Press, pub 1970; (3) "History of old Chester, from 1719 to 1869" by Benjamin Chase, 1869.) Parents: Ensign Enoch COLBY and Abigail SANBORN.

Spouse: David WORTHEN. David WORTHEN and Dorothy COLBY were married about 1757 in Chester, Rockingham County, New Hampshire. Children were: Michael WORTHEN, Sarah WORTHEN, Dorothy WORTHEN, Thomas WORTHEN.

Spouse: Jacob CHASE Esq.. Jacob CHASE Esq. and Dorothy COLBY were married about 1776 in Chester, Rockingham County, New Hampshire.


Dorothy COLBY was born on 26 APR 1731 in Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. She was baptized on 6 JUN 1731 in Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. She died on 15 AUG 1816. SOURCES: (1) "The Old Families of Salisbury and Amesbury Massachusetts" by David W. Hoyt; (2) Early Vital Records of Essex County, Massachusetts to 1850 for Amesbury; (3) "The Colby Family in Early America" by Frederick Lewis Weis, Caledonia, The Colonial Press, pub 1970. Parents: Joseph COLBY and Mary PHILBRICK.

Spouse: Josiah DAVIS. Josiah DAVIS and Dorothy COLBY were married on 2 DEC 1746 in Hampstead, Rockingham County, New Hampshire. Children were: John Johnson DAVIS, Hannah DAVIS, Mary DAVIS, Edmund DAVIS, Josiah DAVIS, Anne (Nanny) DAVIS, Molly DAVIS, Dolly DAVIS, Lousia DAVIS, Jesse DAVIS.


Dorothy COLBY was born on 14 MAR 1739 in Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. She was baptized on 4 MAY 1740 in Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. SOURCES: (1) "The Old Families of Salisbury and Amesbury Massachusetts" by David W. Hoyt; (2) Early Vital Records of Essex County, Massachusetts to 1850. Amesbury; (3) "The Colby Family in Early America" by Frederick Lewis Weis, Caledonia, The Colonial Press, pub 1970. Parents: Jonathan COLBY and Dorothy TEWKSBURY.


Dorothy COLBY was born on 2 JUN 1746 in Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. She was baptized on 20 JUL 1746 in Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. Not in will of 1788.
SOURCES: (1) "The Old Families of Salisbury and Amesbury Massachusetts" by David W. Hoyt; (2) Early Vital Records of Essex County, Massachusetts to 1850. Amesbury; (3) "The Colby Family in Early America" by Frederick Lewis Weis, Caledonia, The Colonial Press, pub 1970. Parents: Peter COLBY and Mary STRAW.


Dorothy COLBY was born in 1746 in South Hampton, Rockingham County, New Hampshire. (BOOK SOURCE: "The Colby Family in Early America" by Frederick Lewis Weis, Caledonia, The Colonial Press, pub 1970.) Parents: Ruggles COLBY and Abigail DAVIS.

Spouse: Major William CUNNINGHAM. Major William CUNNINGHAM and Dorothy COLBY were married on 28 JAN 1766 in Maine. (SOURCE: FHL Number 12309; CUNINGHAM, William, Marriage: Dorothy COLBY, Date: 28 Jan 1766; Recorded in: Civil Records for Wiscasset, Lincoln, Maine.) Children were: Ruggles CUNNINGHAM, Ebenezer CUNNINGHAM.


Dorothy COLBY was born on 17 MAY 1749 in Kingston, Rockingham County, New Hampshire. She died on 29 JAN 1753 at Kingston, Rockingham County, New Hampshire. SOURCES: (1) "The Old Families of Salisbury and Amesbury Massachusetts" by David W. Hoyt; (2) "The Colby Family in Early America" by Frederick Lewis Weis, Caledonia, The Colonial Press, pub 1970. Parents: Orlando COLBY and Keziah ROWELL.


Dorothy COLBY was born on 16 MAY 1758 in Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. SOURCES: (1) "The Old Families of Salisbury and Amesbury Massachusetts" by David W. Hoyt; (2) Early Vital Records of Essex County, Massachusetts to 1850. Amesbury; (3) "The Colby Family in Early America" by Frederick Lewis Weis, Caledonia, The Colonial Press, pub 1970. Parents: Dea. Obadiah COLBY and Mary MERRILL.

Spouse: Charles SQUIRES. Charles SQUIRES and Dorothy COLBY were married on 10 MAR 1783 in Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts.


Photo Dorothy COLBY was born on 22 AUG 1759 in East Kingston, Rockingham County, New Hampshire. (SOURCE: Index to births, early to 1900 New Hampshire. Registrar of Vital Statistics.) She was baptized on 26 AUG 1759 in Kingston, Rockingham County, New Hampshire. She died on 18 SEP 1777 at Kingston, Rockingham County, New Hampshire. She was buried in the Ye Old Cemetery at Danville, Rockingham County, New Hampshire (Ye Old Cemetery.) SOURCES: (1). "The Old Families of Salisbury and Amesbury Massachusetts" by David W. Hoyt; (2). "The Colby Family in Early America" by Frederick Lewis Weis, Caledonia, The Colonial Press, pub 1970. Parents: Moses COLBY and Anne TEWKSBURY.


Dorothy COLBY was born on 13 NOV 1764 in Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. SOURCES: (1) "The Old Families of Salisbury and Amesbury Massachusetts" by David W. Hoyt; (2) Early Vital Records of Essex County, Massachusetts to 1850, Amesbury; (3) "The Colby Family in Early America" by Frederick Lewis Weis, Caledonia, The Colonial Press, pub 1970. Parents: Nehemiah COLBY and Dorothy FLANDERS.


Dorothy COLBY was born on 25 MAY 1769 in Sandown, Rockingham County, New Hampshire. (SOURCE: Index to births, early to 1900 New Hampshire. Registrar of Vital Statistics.) She was baptized on 28 MAY 1769 in Sandown, Rockingham County, New Hampshire. Unmarried in 1798.
SOURCES: (1) "The Old Families of Salisbury and Amesbury Massachusetts" by David W. Hoyt; (2) "The Colby Family in Early America" by Frederick Lewis Weis, Caledonia, The Colonial Press, pub 1970. Parents: John COLBY and Elizabeth (COLBY).


Dorothy COLBY was born on 18 DEC 1771 in Sandown, Rockingham County, New Hampshire. (SOURCE: Index to births, early to 1900 New Hampshire. Registrar of Vital Statistics.) SOURCES: (1) "The Old Families of Salisbury and Amesbury Massachusetts" by David W. Hoyt; (2) "The Colby Family in Early America" by Frederick Lewis Weis, Caledonia, The Colonial Press, pub 1970. Parents: Ebenezer COLBY and Lois ELLIOT.

Spouse: Moses EMERSON. Moses EMERSON and Dorothy COLBY were married on 25 FEB 1794 in Hampstead, Rockingham County, New Hampshire. Children were: Polly EMERSON, Moses Colby EMERSON, Nathaniel Heaton EMERSON.


Dorothy COLBY was born about 1778 in Fryeburg, Oxford County, Maine. (SOURCE: "A Colby Family of Fryeburg, Maine," by John Threlfall, NEHGS Register Vol 125, April 1971.) Parents: Jacob COLBY and Anna MILLER.

Spouse: John KELLEY. John KELLEY and Dorothy COLBY were married on 18 AUG 1815 in Fryeburg, Oxford County, Maine. Jul 23, 1815 Marr. Intent. Mr. John Kelly of Conway and Mifs Dorothy Colby of Fryeburg. Cert. granted Aug. 18, 1815.
(SOURCE: The Fryeburg Historical Society. "1777 thru 1844 Marriage intentions - Vol. 1 and Marriages - Vol. 1.")


Dorothy COLBY was born on 6 APR 1784 in Danville, Rockingham County, New Hampshire. (SOURCE: Index to births, early to 1900 New Hampshire. Registrar of Vital Statistics.) She has Ancestral File Number 18GS-312. SOURCES: (1) "The Old Families of Salisbury and Amesbury Massachusetts" by David W. Hoyt; (2) "The Colby Family in Early America" by Frederick Lewis Weis, Caledonia, The Colonial Press, pub 1970; (3) International Genealogical Index, Family History Library, 35 North West Temple, Salt Lake City, Utah 84150. Parents: Enos COLBY and Hannah PAGE.


Dorothy COLBY was born on 3 MAR 1787 in Eaton [Madison], Carroll County, New Hampshire. She died on 9 MAY 1851 at Eaton [Madison], Carroll County, New Hampshire. She was buried in the Graveyard No. 24 at Madison, Carroll County, New Hampshire Parents: Colman COLBY and Phebe GARLAND.

Spouse: George MERROW. George MERROW and Dorothy COLBY were married on 27 JAN 1807 in Conway, Carroll County, New Hampshire. Children were: George MERROW, Mary MERROW, Judith MERROW, Esther MERROW.


Dorothy COLBY was born about 1796 in Caledonia County, Vermont. She died on 18 DEC 1865 at Monroe, Ashtabula County, Ohio. Parents: Ezekiel COLBY and Betsy AYER.


Dorothy COLBY was born on 2 AUG 1893 in Orange, Essex County, New Jersey. She appeared in the census on 1 JUN 1900 in Orange, Essex County, New Jersey. (living at home with father and mother.) She appeared in the census on 23 APR 1910 in Shrewsbury, Monmouth County, New Jersey. (living at home with father and mother.) Parents: Arthur Hutchins COLBY and Marie Henrietta MINER.

Spouse: Phillip Dwyer ELLIOT. Phillip Dwyer ELLIOT and Dorothy COLBY were married on 24 OCT 1912. Children were: Ann ELLIOT, Phillip Colby ELLIOT.

Spouse: Kenneth FISK. Kenneth FISK and Dorothy COLBY were married on 12 OCT 1951.


Dorothy COLBY was born on 10 MAY 1899 in Hillsborough, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire. She appeared in the census in 1900 in Hillsborough, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire. (living at home with father and mother) She appeared in the census on 21 APR 1910 in Hillsborough, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire. (living at home with father and mother.) Parents: Carl Corliss COLBY and Hattie M. GREGG.


Dorothy COLBY was born in 1905 in Derry, Rockingham County, New Hampshire. She appeared in the census on 13 JAN 1920 in Sanford, York County, Maine. (living at home with father and mother.) Parents: Herbert Eben COLBY and Nellie F. UPTON.


Dorothy COLBY was born in JUL 1913 in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois. She appeared in the census on 5 JAN 1920 in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois. (living at home with father and mother.) She appeared in the census on 10 APR 1930 in Oak Park, Cook County, Illinois. (living at home with father and mother.) Parents: Carleton Lee COLBY and Jennie L. FITCH.


Dorothy COLBY was born about 1914 in New Hampshire. She appeared in the census on 22 APR 1930 in Littleton, Grafton County, New Hampshire. (lving at home with father and mother.) Parents: Charles Reynolds COLBY and Ethel L. BERRY.


Dorothy COLBY was born in 1917 in Oak Hill, Jackson County, Ohio. She appeared in the census on 24 JAN 1920 in Jefferson, Jackson County, Ohio. (living at home with father and mother.) She appeared in the census in 1930 in Jefferson, Jackson County, Ohio. (living at home with father and mother.) Parents: James Henry COLBY and Dora JAYNES.


Dorothy COLBY was born about 1923. Parents: Lineus Handerson COLBY and Ethel L. LEWIS.


Dorothy COLBY was born about 1934 in Ohio. Parents: Earl Lesley COLBY and Dorothy Lucy FRARY.


Dorothy COLBY was born on 17 OCT 1940 in Phillipsburg, Phillips County, Kansas. She died on 7 OCT 1995 at Phillipsburg, Phillips County, Kansas. She was buried in the Fairview Cemetery at Phillipsburg, Phillips County, Kansas Parents: Benjamin F. "Ben" COLBY and Geneva ARMENT.


Dorothy A. COLBY was born in 1913 in Illinois. She appeared in the census in 1920 in Leon, Decatur County, Iowa. (living at home with father and mother.) Parents: Theron West COLBY and Della BIRCHARD.


Dorothy Avalon COLBY was born on 18 MAR 1922 in Crystal Lake, McHenry County, Illinois. She died on 23 APR 2000 at Woodstock, McHenry County, Illinois.
>From the
Northwest Herald
Crystal Lake, Illinois
(McHenry County)
Tuesday, April 25, 2000

CRYSTAL LAKE - Dorothy Colby Feltz, 78, of Crystal Lake, died Sunday, April 23, 2000, at Memorial Medical Center in Woodstock.

She was born March 18, 1922, in Crystal Lake, to Earl and Hazel (Fryer) Colby. On Oct. 26, 1947, she married Walter E. Feltz in Crystal Lake.

She was a member of St. Paul United Church of Christ, and recently retired from Serv-All Die and Tool Co. in Crystal Lake.

She is survived by six children, Stanley (Cheryl) Feltz of Crystal Lake, Stewart Feltz of Aurora, Carol (Peter Waterman) Feltz of St. Charles, Douglas (Ming) Feltz of Plano, Texas, Richard Feltz of St. Louis, Mo., and Beverly Feltz of Monroe, Wic.; three grandchildren, Ashley, Bridget and James; and two brothers, Lester Colby of Hollywood, Fla., and Laverne Colby of Merritt Island, Fla.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband on May 22, 1987; a daughter, Barbara Cass; and a brother, Paul Colby.

The visitation will be from 3:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, April 26, at the Querhammer & Flagg Funeral Home, 500 W. Terra Cotta Ave., Crystal Lake. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, April 27, at the funeral home, with the Rev. Dave Strang officiating. Burial will be in Union Cemetery in Crystal Lake.

Memorials in her name made to St. Paul United Church of Christ would be appreciated.


She had Social Security Number 338-18-3812. She was buried in the Union Cemetery at Crystal Lake, McHenry County, Illinois Married Walter Feltz.
(BOOK SOURCE: "The Colby Family in Early America" by Frederick Lewis Weis, Caledonia, The Colonial Press, pub 1970.) Parents: Earl Henry COLBY and Hazel Bell FRYER.

Spouse: Walter FELTZ. Walter FELTZ and Dorothy Avalon COLBY were married on 26 OCT 1947 in Crystal Lake, McHenry County, Illinois.


Dorothy Barrett COLBY was born in 1828 in Greece, Monroe County, New York. She appeared in the census in 1850 in Greece, Monroe County, New York. (living at home with father and mother.) She appeared in the census in 1860 in New Brunswick, Middlesex County, New Jersey. (living at home with father and mother.) In 1860 she was a school teacher in New Brunswick, Middlesex County, New Jersey. She appeared in the census in 1880 in Brooklyn, Kings County, New York. (living at home with father) Parents: Hall COLBY and Elizabeth BARRETT.


Dorothy Clarissa COLBY was born on 28 MAY 1917 in Thorp, Clark County, Wisconsin. She appeared in the census in 1920 in Thorp, Clark County, Wisconsin. She appeared in the census in 1930 in Eau Claire, Eau Claire County, Wisconsin. She died on 13 JAN 2006 at Whitehall, Trempealeau County, Wisconsin.

"Dorothy Nelson"
WHITEHALL - Dorothy C. Nelson, age 88, of Whitehall, died on Friday, January 13, 2006, in the Tri-County Memorial Hospital in Whitehall.

Dorothy was born on May 28, 1917, in Thorp, Wis., to Corliss T. and Floy E. (Wingad) Colby. Dorothy married Bennie O. Nelson on March 23, 1940.

Dorothy attended grade school to fifth grade in Thorp and then moved to Eau Claire where she finished grade school and graduated from high school in 1934. Dorothy graduated from college in Eau Claire in 1937, and taught school for 26 ½ years, mainly first grade, prior to her retirement in 1979.

Dorothy was a member of Our Saviour's Lutheran Church, its WELCA, Delta Kappa Gamma (Professional Women's Educators), Eastern Star, Tri-County Memorial Hospital Auxiliary and the Women's Club.

Dorothy is survived by two daughters, Karen (Gerald) Larson of Eau Claire and Kathryn Nelson of Altoona; five grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; a daughter-in-law, Anne Nelson of Whitehall; two sisters-in-law, Elaine Colby of Pleasantville and Agnes Colby of Osseo.

In addition to her parents and husband, Dorothy was preceded in death by a son, Kenneth; two brothers, Bernard and Grant; and a sister, Alice.

Memorial services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, January 21, 2006 at the Jack Funeral Home with burial in the Lincoln Cemetery, both in Whitehall. Pastor Jon Becker will officiate.

Friends may call from noon until the time of services at the funeral home on Saturday.

Memorials may be designated to the BTIAW Special Olympics or Our Saviour's Lutheran Church radio broadcast."



She was buried on 21 JAN 2006 in the Lincoln Cemetery at Whitehall, Trempealeau County, Wisconsin Parents: Corliss Thomas COLBY and Floy Ethel WINGAD.


Dorothy Dane COLBY was born on 18 APR 1905 in Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts. (SOURCE: NEHGS, Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841-1910.) She appeared in the census on 16 APR 1910 in Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts. (living at home with father and mother.) She appeared in the census on 3 JAN 1920 in Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts. (living at home with father and mother.) She died on 9 AUG 1981 at Contra Costa County, California. She had Social Security Number 566-52-2411. Parents: Arthur Dane COLBY and Florence G. GILMORE.

Spouse: Ralph Corbin HALL. Ralph Corbin HALL and Dorothy Dane COLBY were married about 1930. Children were: James D. HALL, John Colby HALL, Joanne Newkirk HALL.


Dorothy Darlene COLBY was born on 25 APR 1920 in Kansas. She appeared in the census in 1930 in Palmyra, Douglas County, Kansas. (living at home with father and mother) She died on 6 JAN 1964 at Wray, Yuma County, Colorado. Parents: Albert Henry COLBY and Madge Marie WHITTED.


Dorothy E. COLBY was born on 7 FEB 1920 in Michigan. She appeared in the census on 8 APR 1930 in Wyoming, Kent County, Michigan. (living at home with father and mother.) Parents: John I. COLBY and Ellen GAGE.


Dorothy E. COLBY was born in MAY 1946 in New Hampshire. Parents: Russell Allen COLBY and Lucy Helen TURNER.


Dorothy Elizabeth COLBY was born on 9 JUN 1911 in Meredith, Belknap County, New Hampshire. She appeared in the census on 17 APR 1930 in Meredith, Belknap County, New Hampshire. (living at home with father and mother.) She died on 27 APR 2003 at Moultonborough, Carroll County, New Hampshire.
Dorothy E. Plaisted
MOULTONBORO - Dorothy Elizabeth Plaisted, 91, of Winaukee Road, died April 27, 2003 at her home after several weeks of declining health.

Born in Meredith Center on June 9, 1911, she was the daughter of Leroy D. and Mildred E. (Allen) Colby.

She grew up in the Meredith area and graduated from Meredith High School, class of 1929. She was also a graduate of Hesser Business College, class of 1931. She had been a resident of Moultonboro since 1948.

She worked for many years in the 1960s in the Laconia area as a special education aide, when such programs were first becoming active.

She attended St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church in Meredith. She was a past active member of the Center Harbor Congregational Church and the Center Harbor Women’s Society, the Center Harbor Women’s Club and helped operate the thrift shop in Center Harbor. She was also a member of the 50 Plus Club in Meredith, the Moultonboro Methodist Women’s Society and the Moultonboro Historical Society.

She was an avid reader and loved her gardening.

Survivors include her husband of 70 years, Leonard M. Plaisted of Moultonboro; four sons and wives, Roderick Plaisted and wife Dorothy of Kissimmee, Fla., Richard Plaisted and wife Gloria of Moultonboro, Stephen Plaisted and wife Andrea of Dayton, Ohio and George A. Plaisted of Manchester; one daughter and husband, Judith Haracz and Gary of Roseville, Minn.; nine grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; one sister, Mildred and husband Charles Kern of Kissimmee, Fla.; several nieces and nephews.

A graveside service will be held in the Middle Neck Cemetery, Saturday, May 17, at 11 a.m. In lieu flowers, donations may be made to the Moultonboro Public Library, Moultonboro, NH 03254. The Mayhew Funeral Home in Meredith is in charge of the arrangements

Parents: Leroy Dominick COLBY and Mildred E. ALLEN.

Spouse: Leonard M. PLAISTED. Leonard M. PLAISTED and Dorothy Elizabeth COLBY were married about 1931. Children were: Roderick M. PLAISTED, Richard E. PLAISTED, Stephen J. PLAISTED, Judith PLAISTED, George A. PLAISTED.


Photo Dorothy F. COLBY was born in 1906 in Easton, Adams County, Wisconsin. She appeared in the census in 1910 in Easton, Adams County, Wisconsin. (living at home with father and mother.) She appeared in the census in 1920 in Easton, Adams County, Wisconsin. (living at home with father and mother.) She appeared in the census in 1930 in Easton, Adams County, Wisconsin. (living at home with father and mother.) She died in 1934 at Easton, Adams County, Wisconsin. She was buried in the Easton Cemetery at Easton, Adams County, Wisconsin Parents: Charles Leonard COLBY and Josephena A. MIHM.


Dorothy Frances COLBY was born on 29 JUL 1915 in Boscawen, Merrimack County, New Hampshire. She died on 29 JUL 1915 at Boscawen, Merrimack County, New Hampshire. She was buried in the Woodlawn Cemetery at Penacook, Merrimack County, New Hampshire (BOOK SOURCE: "The History of Boscawen & Webster, New Hampshire, from 1878 to 1933." by Willis G. Buxton.) Parents: Frederick Everett "Fred" COLBY and Florence Chase KIMBALL.


Dorothy Gertrude COLBY was born on 4 NOV 1905 in New York. (SOURCE: Family Bible of Daniel Colby and Elizabeth Singer.) She appeared in the census on 14 APR 1910 in Bronx, New York County, New York. (living at home with father and mother.) She appeared in the census on 28 JAN 1920 in Hampstead, Nassau County, New York. (living at home with father and mother.) She appeared in the census on 11 APR 1930 in Bellerose, Nassau County, New York. (living at home with father and mother.) Parents: Frank Dewitt COLBY and Frances E. MASON.

Spouse: Theodore PERCY. Theodore PERCY and Dorothy Gertrude COLBY were married on 27 JUN 1931 in New York. (SOURCE: Family Bible of Daniel Colby and Elizabeth Singer.)


Dorothy Isbel COLBY was born about 1908 in Nashua, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire. She appeared in the census on 22 APR 1910 in Nashua, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire. (living at home with father and mother.) She appeared in the census on 8 JAN 1920 in Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts. (living at home with father and mother.) Parents: Arthur Flanders COLBY and Alta M. COLBY.


Dorothy M. COLBY was born in 1911 in Lancaster, Coos County, New Hampshire. She appeared in the census on 6 JAN 1920 in Lancaster, Coos County, New Hampshire. (living at home with father and mother.) She appeared in the census on 17 APR 1930 in South Portland, Cumberland County, Maine. (living at home with father and mother.) Parents: Winfred Hale COLBY and Edith M. (COLBY).


Dorothy M. COLBY was born on 24 JUN 1912 in New York. She appeared in the census on 6 JAN 1920 in Grand Rapids, Wood County, Wisconsin. (living at home with father and mother.) She appeared in the census on 7 APR 1930 in Wisconsin Rapids, Wood County, Wisconsin. (living at home with father and mother.) She died on 2 NOV 2003 at Clintonville, Waupaca County, Wisconsin. She had Social Security Number 390-50-7444.
Social Security Death Index
Name:
Dorothy M. Fast
SSN: 390-50-7444
Last Residence: 54929 Clintonville, Waupaca, Wisconsin, United States of America
Born: 24 Jun 1912
Died: 2 Nov 2003
State (Year) SSN issued: Wisconsin (1964 )

Married Dr. Dan B. Fast. Parents: Ray Harold COLBY and Leatha Grace WHITE.


Dorothy M. COLBY was born in 1917 in Kittery, York County, Maine. She appeared in the census on 15 JAN 1920 in Kittery, York County, Maine. (Living at home with father and mother.) She appeared in the census on 4 APR 1930 in Kittery, York County, Maine. (living at home with father and mother.) She died on 14 JUL 2007 at Trumbull, Fairfield County, Connecticut.
Dorothy Colby O'Neil
O'NEIL Dorothy Colby O'Neil, age 91, of Stratford, beloved wife of the late James R. O'Neil of Stratford, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Saturday, July 14, 2007 in St. Joseph's Manor, Trumbull.

She was the daughter of the late Claude and Katherine Manson Colby. Born in Kittery Point, Maine, she and her husband moved to Bridgeport in 1947 before settling in Stratford for the passed 35 years.

Survivors include her beloved family, her son, Daniel C. O'Niel and his wife, Diane, of Bridgeport; her daughter Peggy O'Neill of Stratford; grandchildren, Kelly O'Neill, Shannon, Paul and Laurie O'Neil; and great-granddaughter, Kayla; sister Alice Belanger of Amesberry Maine; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

The family would like to thank the staff of St. Joseph's Manor with special gratitude to the 5th floor for all their love & care.

A mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Tuesday July 17, 2007 at 10 a.m. in Holy Name of Jesus Church. Interment will follow in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Trumbull. Friends may call at the Galello-Luchansky Funeral Home 2220 Main Street Stratford on Tuesday July 17, 2007 from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m.

Published in the Connecticut Post from 7/15/2007 - 7/16/2007.

Parents: Claude Raymond COLBY and Katharine Sarah MANSON.


Dorothy M. COLBY was born about APR 1919 in Kansas. Parents: Harry Austin COLBY and Manila MILLER.


Dorothy Mae COLBY was born on 5 OCT 1919 in Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts. She appeared in the census on 2 JAN 1920 in Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts. (living at home with father and mother.) She appeared in the census on 11 APR 1930 in Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts. (living at home with father and mother.) She died on 9 JAN 1985 at Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts. Parents: Raymond Henry COLBY and Myrtle May JACKSON.


Dorothy Marjorie COLBY was born in 1896 in White Pigeon, Saint Joseph County, Michigan. Parents: Ray Adalbert COLBY and Victoria SWARTZ.


Dorothy Marjorie COLBY was born on 15 SEP 1910 in Iola, Allan County, Kansas. She appeared in the census in 1920 in Iola, Allan County, Kansas. (living at home with father and mother.) Parents: Ulysses Grant COLBY and Violsa BLANCHARD.


Dorothy Muriel "Dot" COLBY was born on 13 JUN 1913 in Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. (SOURCE: NEHGS: Massachusetts Vital Records, 1911-1915.) She appeared in the census on 7 JAN 1920 in Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. (living at home with father and mother.) She appeared in the census on 23 APR 1930 in Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. (living at home with father and mother.) She died on 28 DEC 2004 at Newburyport, Essex County, Massachusetts.
Dorothy Noyes
Thursday, January 6, 2005

Dorothy "Dot" Muriel (Colby) Noyes, died peacefully December 28, 2004, at the Country Manor Rehab and Nursing Center in Newburyport.

Born June 13, 1913, on Parker Street in Newbury, she was the daughter of the late William T. and Rose Hilda Annette (Sunman) Colby.

Mrs. Noyes was a graduate of Newburyport High School, Class of 1931. She grew up on Meadow Crest Farm with her sisters and brothers.

In 1936, she was married to Bertram Short Noyes at the First Parish Church of Newbury by the Rev. Holton. An active member of First Parish Church, she served as assistant treasurer, was a choir member until age 90, a member of the Benevolent Society and the quilting group and was a Sunday school teacher, playing the Parker Hall reed organ. She was also a member of the Deaconate and a representative to the Newburyport Council of Churches.

Mrs. Noyes served meals at the Wheelwright House to residents younger than herself for 20 years until age 86, retiring in 1999.

In addition to her husband of 67 years, she is survived by two sons, Samuel Colby Noyes and his wife, Paula, of Danvers and Bertram Short Noyes and his wife, Sayre, of Newbury; four grandchildren, Stephen Noyes and his wife, Tina, of Newburyport, Sherri Noyes Greelish and her husband, Jeff, of Burlington, Ky., and Daniel and Ruth Noyes, both of Newbury; four great-grandchildren, Ashley and Stephanie of Newburyport and Mickey and Rachel of Burlington, Ky.; a sister, Elizabeth "Betty" Colby; a brother, Robert Colby and his wife, Lucille, all of Newbury; as well as many nieces and nephews.

She was also the sister of the late Gertrude "Gert" Jackman, Carolyn "Cal" Relyea, George "Bud" Colby and William "Billy" Colby.

Funeral services were held January 1 from the First Parish Church of Newbury. Springtime interment will be held in Oak Hill Cemetery. Arrangements were by the Elliott, Woodworth & Rogers Family Funeral Home of Newburyport.

Donations in her memory may be made to the First Parish Church, High Road, Newbury, MA 01951.

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Noyes, Dorothy M. (Colby)

91, in Newburyport, Dec. 28, 2004, of Newbury, wife of Bertram S. Noyes; mother of Samuel Colby Noyes, and his wife Paula of Danvers; Bertram Short Noyes, and his wife Sayre of Newbury; sister of Elizabeth Colby & Robert Colby, and his wife Lucille all of Newbury; predeceased brothers & sisters, Gertrude Jackman, Carolyn Relyea; George "Bud" Colby and William Colby. He also leaves behind four grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held New Year's Day, Sat. morning at 11:00 at the First Parish Church of Newbury, with springtime interment in Oak Hill Cemetery. Calling hours at Elliott, Woodworth & Rogers Family Funeral Home, 35 Green St., NEWBURYPORT, will be Friday from 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the First Parish Church, High Rd. Newbury, MA 01951.
Published in the Boston Globe on 12/30/2004.

She had Social Security Number 029-48-0988. Parents: William Thomas COLBY and Rose Hilda Annette SUNMAN.

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