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Photo Elden Russ COLBY was born on 30 JUN 1888 in Oakland, Alameda County, California. He died on 10 JUL 1893 at California.
"COLBY-
-Little Child Drowned. Napa, July 11. The little four-year-old son of Professor George E. COLBY of Berkeley University was drowned in a swimming tank at Aetna Springs Monday. The child fell in while playing near the water." Source: San Francisco Morning Call, 12 July 1893.

He was buried in the Mountain View Cemetery at Oakland, Alameda County, California Parents: George Elden COLBY and Elise Dorothea Pauline KOHL.


Eldene M. COLBY was born on 27 DEC 1894. She appeared in the census in 1900 in Holland, Erie County, New York. (living at home with father and mother.) She appeared in the census on 5 MAY 1910 in Holland, Erie County, New York. (living at home with father and mother.) Parents: Hume George COLBY and Katie Verona HAWKS.

Spouse: Earl Kendrick FISCHER. Earl Kendrick FISCHER and Eldene M. COLBY were married about 1919. Children were: Margaret F. FISCHER, Donald E. FISCHER, Richard FISCHER.


Eldora A. COLBY was born on 30 OCT 1854 in Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire. She died on 24 DEC 1926 at Manchester, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire.
Name: Eldora A. Campbell
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Death Place: Manchester, , New Hampshire
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Age: 72
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Spouse: Edward C. Campbell
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Father: Caleb Colby
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Film Number: 2078816
Digital Folder Number: 4242864
Image Number: 647
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Collection: New Hampshire Death Records, 1654-1947

She was buried on 28 DEC 1926 in the Woodlawn Cemetery at Nashua, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire SOURCE: "A Genealogy of the Descendants of Abraham Colby and Elizabeth Blaisdell, his wife Who settled in Bow in 1768" By one of them, Concord, NH Printed by the Republican Press Association 1895. Parents: Caleb Austin COLBY and Julia Ann COLBY.

Spouse: George Frank REED. George Frank REED and Eldora A. COLBY were married on 17 JAN 1874 in Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire. SOURCE: FHL Number 1001297; REED, George Frank Age: 22 years, Marriage: Eldora A. COLBY Age: 19 years, Date: 17 Jan 1874; Recorded in: Birth and Marriage Index for New Hampshire. Children were: Ida Eldean REED, Elmore REED.

Spouse: Lester N. HAINES. Lester N. HAINES and Eldora A. COLBY were married on 29 OCT 1881 in New Hampshire. (SOURCE: FHL Number 1001263; HAINES, Lester N. Age: 23 years, Marriage: Eldora A. COLBY Age: 26 years, Date: 29 Oct 1881; Recorded in: Birth and Marriage Index for New Hampshire. Wife previously married.)


Eldred COLBY was born in AUG 1890 in Maine. He was also known as Eldridge Colby on 10 DEC 1890. He appeared in the census on 5 JUN 1900 in Woolwich, Sagadahoc County, Maine. (living with Frank Whitter and family.) He died on 17 JAN 1909. Parents: Alonzo L. COLBY and Adrianne N. RINES.


Eldren Eugene COLBY was born on 20 FEB 1957 in Martin County, Minnesota. (SOURCE: Minnesota Birth Index, 1935-2002.) Parents: Archie Elbridge COLBY and Elvira Loretta BERGMAN.

Spouse: Darla Mae STENSLAND. Eldren Eugene COLBY and Darla Mae STENSLAND were married about 1974. Children were: April Lynn COLBY, Eric Eugene COLBY.


Eldwin R. COLBY was born on 26 OCT 1907 in Vermillion, Sevier County, Utah. He appeared in the census on 11 APR 1930 in Vancouver Barracks, Clark County, Washington. In 1930 he was a soldier in Vancouver Barracks, Clark County, Washington. He died on 24 MAR 1955 at Huntington, Emery County, Utah. He was buried on 28 MAR 1955 in the Huntington City Cemetery at Huntington, Emery County, Utah He has Ancestral File Number 508G-F5. The cause of death was listed as cancer. Parents: Abraham Thomas COLBY and Juliette MINCHEY.

Spouse: Zina Loree MARSHALL. Eldwin R. COLBY and Zina Loree MARSHALL were married on 27 AUG 1932. Children were: Clive Eldwin COLBY, Irvin Dee COLBY, Geneen Emaline COLBY, Infant COLBY.


Photo Eleanor COLBY was born on 30 AUG 1761 in Chester, Rockingham County, New Hampshire. (SOURCE: Index to births, early to 1900 New Hampshire. Registrar of Vital Statistics.) She died on 5 NOV 1773 at Chester, Rockingham County, New Hampshire. She was buried in the Chester Village Cemetery 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: Jethro COLBY and Elizabeth BARTLETT.


Eleanor COLBY was born on 8 JUN 1776 in Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire. (SOURCE: Index to births, early to 1900 New Hampshire. Registrar of Vital Statistics.)
Name: Eleanor Colby
Birthdate: 06 Jun 1776
Birthplace: Concord, Merrimack, New Hampshire, United States
Father's name: Joseph Colby
Mother's name: Molly
Recording place: Concord, Merrimack, New Hampshire, United States
Film number: 1000378
Digital GS number: 4243701
Image number: 01792
Collection: New Hampshire Birth Records, Early to 1900

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: Joseph COLBY and Molly (COLBY).


Eleanor COLBY was born about 1828 in Holland, Erie County, New York. Parents: Alvin COLBY and Sally MORTON.


Eleanor COLBY was born in 1836 in New York. She appeared in the census on 5 JUN 1860 in La Fayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana. (living with sister and her family.) Parents: Samuel COLBY and Jemima NORTHRUP.


Eleanor COLBY was born on 24 JUN 1860 in Jay, Essex County, New York. She appeared in the census in JUL 1860 in Jay, Essex County, New York. (living at home with father and mother) She appeared in the census in 1870 in Jay, Essex County, New York. (living at home with father and mother.) She appeared in the census in 1880 in Ausable, Clinton County, New York. She died on 17 DEC 1883 at Jay, Essex County, New York. Died in childbirth. Buried: Central Cemetery, Jay, Essex County, New York. Parents: John Russell COLBY and Syrena WHITE.

Spouse: Daniel M. PALMER. Daniel M. PALMER and Eleanor COLBY were married in SEP 1876 in New York. Children were: Frank Russel PALMER, Daniel H. PALMER, Arthur William PALMER, Leroy PALMER.


Eleanor COLBY was born in 1878 in Jay, Essex County, New York. She appeared in the census in 1880 in Jay, Essex County, New York. (living at home with father and mother) Parents: John Wesley COLBY and Beulah SMITH.


Eleanor COLBY was born in JUL 1897 in St. Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri. She appeared in the census in 1900 in St. Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri. (living at home with father and mother.) She appeared in the census in 1920 in Central, St. louis County, Missouri. (living at home with father and mother.) She appeared in the census in 1930 in Central, St. louis County, Missouri. (living at home with father and mother.) Parents: Walter Luke COLBY and Mary (COLBY).


Eleanor COLBY was born on 5 MAR 1914 in Newburyport, Essex County, Massachusetts. (SOURCE: NEHGS: Massachusetts Vital Records, 1911-1915.) Parents: William Henry COLBY and Mabel Willis ROBBINS.


Eleanor COLBY was born on 8 JUL 1926 in Littleton, Grafton County, New Hampshire. She appeared in the census on 22 APR 1930 in Littleton, Grafton County, New Hampshire. (lving at home with father and mother.) She died on 13 AUG 2009 at Franconia, Grafton County, New Hampshire. Her obituary appeared in the Caledonian-Record, St. Johnsbury, Caledonia County, Vermont on 18 AUG 2009.
Eleanor C. Gardner Obituary

Tuesday, August 18, 2009

Long time Littleton, N.H., citizen Eleanor Jean Colby Gardner, 83, passed away Thursday, Aug. 13, at Lafayette Center in Franconia, N.H., after a long illness.

She was born in Littleton on July 8, 1926. She was the daughter of Ethel (Berry) Colby, former teacher at the Apthorp School, and Charles Colby former Littleton Fire Chief, and member of Littleton Police Department.

Proceeding her in death were Reginald, John (Jack), sisters, Margaret (Bennett), Dorothy (Mclaughlin), Marion (Pettey), Barbara (Bragg).

Eleanor married Mark T. Gardner on Aug. 9 1947.

Eleanor is survived by her children Keith, Mark (Ted), Diana, Scott, Holly; daughter-in-law Elynor; grandchildren Brent, Jennifer, Hannah, Lori, Sheena; and great-grandchild Madison.

Eleanor and her husband Mark were local business owners of a two ESSO service stations in Littleton in the 1960s. Later Eleanor started working at the Littleton Courier with her brothers Reg and Jack. She worked as an editor, and later, reporter for special events, and food columnist. In 2003 she retired from the Courier, but later started her column again in the Ammonosuc Times. Then in 2004 she had a cookbook published, and had a large book signing in Littleton. The book is still being sold today online and in local bookstores.

Eleanor was a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution. Also was a member of the NH Republican State convention. Eleanor finished raising her family after her husband died in 1974. All her children, finished college with degrees. Eleanor loved to cook for her family, and ride in her RED Chevrolet she proudly owned. She was always interested in Littleton, and making it better.

The family would like to thank the Lafayette Center staff, for the incredible job they did for Ellie, over the two year stay. And making family access, especially on holidays so much easier.

Services will be held at the Methodist Church Main Street Littleton on Friday, Aug. 21, 2009, at 11 a.m. followed by a service at the Glenwood Cemetery.

The Ross Funeral Home, Littleton Chapel, has the privilege of these arrangements. For information or to offer your condolences to the family, visit www.rossfuneral.com.


Parents: Charles Reynolds COLBY and Ethel L. BERRY.


Eleanor COLBY was born in 1927 in Lynn, Essex County, Massachusetts. She appeared in the census on 7 APR 1930 in Lynn, Essex County, Massachusetts. (living at home with father and mother.) Parents: Herbert A. COLBY and Alice M. (COLBY).


Eleanor Albina COLBY was born on 2 NOV 1900 in Paris, Oxford County, Maine. She appeared in the census on 12 JAN 1920 in Methuen, Essex County, Massachusetts. (living at home with father and mother.) She died on 24 NOV 1961 at Lawrence, Essex County, Massachusetts. She was buried in the Elmwood Cemetery at Methuen, Essex County, Massachusetts (BOOK SOURCE: "The Descendants of Charles Harris Colby and Cortana Purington (Small) Colby" Compiled by Ruth Stowell Colby.) Parents: Charles Cuvier COLBY and Adelaide Follett STEARNS.

Spouse: John William GREEN. John William GREEN and Eleanor Albina COLBY were married on 24 NOV 1920. Children were: John Colby GREEN.


Eleanor Ann COLBY was born on 15 FEB 1953 in Burkburnett, Wichita County, Texas. (SOURCE: Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997.) Parents: Sidney Trenchard COLBY and Florence Alice WESTON.

Spouse: Jay Douglas WHITE. Jay Douglas WHITE and Eleanor Ann COLBY were engaged on 10 DEC 1972 in Yuma, Yuma County, Arizona. They were married on 31 DEC 1972 in Yuma, Yuma County, Arizona.


Eleanor Anne COLBY was born on 14 JUN 1944 in Rockingham, Windham County, Vermont. (SOURCE: Ancestry.com; Vermont Birth Records, 1909-2008.) Parents: Edward John COLBY and Anna Mary BUCKMAN.


Photo Eleanor C. COLBY was born on 25 DEC 1797 in Warner, Merrimack County, New Hampshire. (SOURCE: Index to births, early to 1900 New Hampshire. Registrar of Vital Statistics.) She died on 14 MAY 1834 at Warner, Merrimack County, New Hampshire. She was buried in the Lower Warner Cemetery at Warner, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Parents: Capt. Josiah COLBY and Mary CLEMENT.


Eleanor Dorothy COLBY was born on 13 MAR 1905 in Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. She died on 18 DEC 1987 at Newburyport, Essex County, Massachusetts. She was buried in Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. (Mt. Prospect Cemetery.) Parents: Edwin Irving COLBY and Maude Lane FITZ.

Spouse: Latham Cushman STRONG. Latham Cushman STRONG and Eleanor Dorothy COLBY were married on 29 AUG 1932 in Saranac Lake, Franklin County, New York. Children were: Dorothy Lee STRONG.


Eleanor L. COLBY was born on 25 JUN 1800 in Oswego, Oswego County, New York. (SOURCE: Family Bible of Daniel Colby and Elizabeth Singer.) She died in NOV 1876 at Oswego, Oswego County, New York. (SOURCE: Family Bible of Daniel Colby and Elizabeth Singer.) Alternate dates and places:
Birth: Jun 26 1800 Parents: William COLBY and Eleanor LORD.


Eleanor M. COLBY was born on 3 JUL 1825 in Granby, Oswego County, New York. (SOURCE: Family Bible of Daniel Colby and Elizabeth Singer.) In 1860 she was a Teaches School in Oswego, Oswego County, New York. She appeared in the census in 1860 in Oswego, Oswego County, New York. Parents: Daniel D. COLBY and Elizabeth SINGER.

Spouse: William C. MASON. William C. MASON and Eleanor M. COLBY were married on 17 NOV 1861 in Oswego County, New York. (SOURCE: Family Bible of Daniel Colby and Elizabeth Singer.)


Eleanor Margaret COLBY was born on 21 OCT 1903 in Onawa, Monona County, Iowa. She appeared in the census on 26 APR 1910 in Onawa, Monona County, Iowa. (living at home with father and mother.) She appeared in the census on 13 JAN 1920 in Franklin, Monona County, Iowa. (living at home with father and mother.) She appeared in the census in 1925 in Onawa, Monona County, Iowa. (living at home with father and mother.) Parents: Harry Eugene COLBY Jr. and Flora M. BLACKBURN.


Eleanor Mary COLBY was born on 22 MAR 1927 in Manchester, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire. She appeared in the census on 10 APR 1930 in Manchester, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire. (living at home with father and mother.) Parents: Jackson H. COLBY and Mary Agnes GEER.

Spouse: Walter PIOTROWSKI. Walter PIOTROWSKI and Eleanor Mary COLBY were married on 21 JUN 1947 in Manchester, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire.


Eleanor May COLBY was born on 24 AUG 1896 in Morrisville, Lamoille County, Vermont. She appeared in the census in 1900 in Morrisville, Lamoille County, Vermont. (living at home with father and mother.) She appeared in the census in 1910 in Morrisville, Lamoille County, Vermont. (living at home with father and mother.) Parents: Burnham Buzzell COLBY and Melinda Jennie ATHER.


Eleanor Thresher COLBY was born on 14 DEC 1887 in Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio. She appeared in the census in 1900 in Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio. (living at home with father and mother.) She appeared in the census in 1910 in Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio. (living at home with father and mother.) She appeared in the census on 16 JAN 1920 in Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan. She appeared in the census in 1930 in Grosse Pointe, Wayne County, Michigan. Parents: Reverend Henry Francis COLBY and Mary Lizza CHAMBERLAIN.

Spouse: Edwin Robert LITTLE. Edwin Robert LITTLE and Eleanor Thresher COLBY were married on 24 OCT 1916 in Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio.
Newark Advocate
Newark, Ohio
Oct 11, 1916

Invitations have been issued by Mrs. Henry Francis Colby, to the marriage of her daughter, Eleanor Thresher Colby, to Edward Robert Little, on the evening of Thursday, October 24, at the family residence, No. 340 West First street, Dayton, Ohio. Miss Colby's father for many years was identified with Denison as the popular president of the Board of Trustees and her four brothers were graduates of the institution and members of Sigma Chi fraternity. Mr. Little was a student here and was also a member of Sigma Chi. Hence Granville's interest in the young couple who will be at home after the first of January at No. 93 Hayne avenue, Detroit, Mich.

Children were: Eleanor C. "Ellen" LITTLE, Robert LITTLE, Marjary LITTLE.


Eleanora Mae COLBY was born on 23 MAR 1913 in Wisconsin. She appeared in the census on 5 JAN 1920 in Abbotsford, Marathon County, Wisconsin. (living at home with father and mother.) She appeared in the census on 11 APR 1930 in Brighton, Marathon County, Wisconsin. (living at home with father and mother.) She died on 12 NOV 2002. She had Social Security Number 391-74-7135 .
Social Security Death Index
Name:
Eleanora Colby
SSN: 391-74-7135
Last Residence: 54488 Unity, Marathon, Wisconsin, United States of America
Born: 23 Mar 1913
Died: 12 Nov 2002
State (Year) SSN issued: Wisconsin (1974 )

Parents: Henry Dean COLBY and Lucy MAYVILLE.


Eleanore B. (Ella) COLBY was born in 1853 in Holland, Erie County, New York. Parents: William COLBY and Nancy ROGERS.


Photo Electa COLBY was born on 23 AUG 1800 in Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. She died consumption on 20 OCT 1845 at Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. (SOURCE: Early Vital Records of Essex County, Massachusetts to 1850 for Amesbury. Headstone has Oct 29, 1845.) She was also known as Lecta Colby. She was buried in the Lower Corner Cemetery at Merrimac, 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; (3) Early Vital Records of Essex County, Massachusetts to 1850, Amesbury. Parents: Barzillai COLBY and Electa CURRIER.

Spouse: David SARGENT. David SARGENT and Electa COLBY were married on 3 OCT 1822 in Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. (SOURCE: Early Vital Records of Essex County, Massachusetts to 1850 for Amesbury.) Children were: George Handel SARGENT, Mary Antionette SARGENT, Hayden SARGENT, Luther Gilman SARGENT, Alsina Elizabeth SARGENT, Louisa Jane SARGENT, Sarah SARGENT, Rhoda SARGENT, Charles SARGENT.


Electa COLBY was born about 1831 in Darien, Genesee County, New York. Parents: Daniel COLBY and Susan HILL.


Electa COLBY was born in 1880 in Eldred, Mckean County, Pennsylvania. Parents: Amon COLBY and Sarah M. LANGWORTHY.


Electa F. COLBY was born about 1850 in Hutchinson, McLeod County, Minnesota. SOURCE: FHL Film 414876, "Ancestry and descendants of the Darien (New York) Colbys : genealogy of five Colby brothers who came to Darien from Canaan, New Hampshire, about 1812" by Rex Chase Bartlett. Parents: George H. COLBY and Emma PARDEE.


Elena A. COLBY was born in 1852 in Massachusetts. She appeared in the census on 20 JUL 1860 in Barton, Orleans County, Vermont. (living at home with father and mother.) She appeared in the census in JUN 1880 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts. Parents: John COLBY and Mary Caroline KELLUM.

Spouse: Edward A. FOWLE. Edward A. FOWLE and Elena A. COLBY were married on 23 AUG 1876 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts. They were divorced in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.


Elenor E. COLBY was born in DEC 1888 in Shasta County, California. She appeared in the census on 9 JUN 1900 in Round Mountain, Shasta County, California. (living at home with father and mother.) She died on 16 DEC 1905 at Round Mountain, Shasta County, California. Parents: Frederick Augustus "Fred" COLBY and Eva Celina MORLEY.


Elenore COLBY was born in DEC 1883 in Jay, Essex County, New York. She appeared in the census in 1900 in Jay, Essex County, New York. (living at home with father and mother.) Parents: James Avery Polk COLBY and Emeline LASHWAY.


Eletta Frances COLBY was born on 26 AUG 1861. She appeared in the census in 1880 in Somerville, Middlesex County, Massachusetts. (living with father) She appeared in the census on 12 JUN 1900 in Somerville, Middlesex County, Massachusetts. (SOURCE: "A Genealogy of the Descendants of Abraham Colby and Elizabeth Blaisdell, his wife Who settled in Bow in 1768" By one of them, Concord, NH Printed by the Republican Press Association 1895.) Parents: Luther COLBY and Hannah B. PALMER.

Spouse: John Willard JONES. John Willard JONES and Eletta Frances COLBY were married on 21 DEC 1884 in Somerville, Middlesex County, Massachusetts. (SOURCE: NEHGS, Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841-1910.) Children were: Mildred E. JONES, Willard L. JONES, Georgiana C. JONES.


Elgin M. COLBY was born on 30 MAR 1912 in Hillsborough, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire. He appeared in the census on 7 JAN 1920 in Hillsborough, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire. (living at home with father and mother.) He died about 1963. Parents: Alton Cyrus COLBY and Susan Gertrude CRAM.

Spouse: Gertrude G. "Trudy" GREENLAW. Elgin M. COLBY and Gertrude G. "Trudy" GREENLAW were married in 1943.


Elhanan W. COLBY was born on 2 JUL 1847 in Springfield, Sullivan County, New Hampshire. He appeared in the census on 19 AUG 1850 in Springfield, Sullivan County, New Hampshire. (living at home with father and mother.) He appeared in the census in 1860 in Springfield, Sullivan County, New Hampshire. (living at home with father and mother.) He died on 2 OCT 1894 at Vermont. He was also known as Elkannah W. Colby. Parents: Daniel COLBY and Betsey CLOUGH.


Elhanon Wayne COLBY was born on 23 JUL 1815 in Corinth, Orange County, Vermont. He appeared in the census in 1850 in Topsham, Orange County, Vermont. He appeared in the census in 1860 in Libertyville, Lake County, Illinois. In 1870 he was a keeper of poor house in Libertyville, Lake County, Illinois. He appeared in the census in 1870 in Libertyville, Lake County, Illinois. In 1880 he was a farmer in Libertyville, Lake County, Illinois. He appeared in the census in 1880 in Libertyville, Lake County, Illinois. He died on 2 FEB 1882 at Libertyville, Lake County, Illinois. He has Ancestral File Number 1PB4-NH. He was buried in the Lakeside Cemetery at Libertyville, Lake County, Illinois Parents: Joseph COLBY and Rhoda BARRETT.

Spouse: Mary MERRILL. Elhanon Wayne COLBY and Mary MERRILL were married about 1838. Children were: Gilbert M. COLBY, Mary Louise COLBY, Byron B. COLBY, Mason B. COLBY, Flora A. COLBY, Ivar Omal COLBY.


Elhanon Wayne COLBY was born on 18 APR 1875 in Kansas. He appeared in the census in 1900 in Libertyville, Lake County, Illinois. (living at home with father and mother.) He appeared in the census in 1910 in Libertyville, Lake County, Illinois. He appeared in the census in 1920 in Libertyville, Lake County, Illinois. He appeared in the census in 1930 in Libertyville, Lake County, Illinois. He died on 29 SEP 1932 at Libertyville, Lake County, Illinois. He was buried in the Lakesice Cemetery at Libertyville, Lake County, Illinois Parents: Mason B. COLBY and Alvena Ada BOURNE.

Spouse: Clara AVERIL. Elhanon Wayne COLBY and Clara AVERIL were married on 12 OCT 1905 in Lake County, Illinois. Children were: John Averil COLBY.


Eli COLBY was born on 3 DEC 1758 in Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. (SOURCE: Early Vital Records of Essex County, Massachusetts to 1850 for Amesbury.) He died on 16 AUG 1777 at Bennington, Bennington County, Vermont. Eli Colby was mustered into the United States service July 16, 1776, in Col. Wyman's regiment, to reinforce the army in Canada under Gen. Stark. They were met by Burgoyne at Bennington, VT. An action followed and Eli was killed August 16, 1777, at the age of 19, having been in service twenty-seven days.

BENNINGTON, a post-township of Bennington county, Vermont, 117 miles S. by W. from Montpelier. The battle of Bennington, in which a detachment of the army under General Burgoyne was defeated, was fought here, August 16th, 1777.

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: Abraham COLBY and Elizabeth BLAISDELL.


Eli COLBY was born on 3 JUN 1786 in Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire. He appeared in the census on 22 AUG 1850 in Waltham, Hancock County, Maine.
Occupants listed at this residence:
Name Age/Sex Occupation Worth Birth School
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Eli Colby 63 M Farmer $1,000 ME
Sarah Colby 58 F ME
Charolett 24 F ME
William 20 M Farmer ME
Luther 18 M ME
Edmund 17 M ME
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He appeared in the census on 7 JUN 1860 in Waltham, Hancock County, Maine. He appeared in the census on 29 JUN 1870 in Waltham, Hancock County, Maine. He died on 8 NOV 1876 at Waltham, Hancock County, Maine. Went to live with Grandfather Samuel Alexander on River Road in Bow at the age of five. he went to Bath, Maine at the age of 16, where he learned the joiner trade. Was in Saco, Maine three years later, when, with his chest of tools, he started for Ellsworth, at the age of twenty-one, where he was extensively engaged in building up that village for thirty years.

(BOOK SOURCES: (1) "The Colby Family in Early America" by Frederick Lewis Weis, Caledonia, The Colonial Press, pub 1970; (2) "A Genealogy of the Descendants of Abraham Colby and Elizabeth Blaisdell, his wife Who settled in Bow in 1768" By one of them, Concord, NH Printed by the Republican Press Association 1895.) Parents: Jonathan COLBY and Martha ALEXANDER.

Spouse: Sarah Hardison JORDAN. Eli COLBY and Sarah Hardison JORDAN were married on 3 APR 1810 in Ellsworth, Hancock County, Maine. Children were: Aurelia COLBY, Sarah A. COLBY, Eli COLBY, Samuel Alexander COLBY, Martha E. COLBY, Charlotte Pond COLBY, Charoltte Christiana COLBY, William Hazen COLBY, Aaron Luther COLBY, Edmund Harvey COLBY.


Eli COLBY was born on 14 AUG 1805 in Dummerston, Windham County, Vermont. (SOURCE: FHL Film: 0027513; General index to vital records of Vermont, early to 1870 Vermont. Secretary of State.) Parents: Simon COLBY and Persis (COLBY).


Eli COLBY was born on 5 FEB 1815 in Warner, Merrimack County, New Hampshire. He died in MAY 1844 at Little Rock, Pulaski County, Arkansas.
Date: May 07, 1844
Location: New Hampshire
Paper: New-Hampshire Gazette
Article type: Mortuary Notice


At Little-Rock,Arkansas. Eli Colby, Esq. editor of Arkansas Times and Advocate, aged 30. He was a native of Warner, NH.

Parents: John COLBY and Sarah FLANDERS.


Eli COLBY was born on 1 APR 1816 in Ellsworth, Hancock County, Maine. He appeared in the census in 1850 in Waltham, Hancock County, Maine.
Occupants listed at this residence:
Name Age/Sex Occupation Worth Birth School
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Eli Colby Jr. 30 M ?? $600. ME
Lornsa?? 26 F ME
Lwellyn 6 M ME Y
Martha P. 3 F ME
Alonzo P. 2 M ME
Arthur E. 6/12 M ME
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He appeared in the census on 15 JUN 1860 in Mariaville, Hancock County, Maine. He appeared in the census on 29 JUN 1870 in Waltham, Hancock County, Maine. He appeared in the census in 1880 in Waltham, Hancock County, Maine.
Census Place: Waltham, Hancock, Maine
Source: FHL Film 1254480 National Archives Film T9-0480 Page 25B
Relation Sex Marr Race Age Birthplace
Eli COLBY Self M M W 64 ME
Occ: Farmer Fa: NH Mo: ME
Lorinda COLBY Wife F M W 56 ME
Occ: Keeping House Fa: ME Mo: ME
Sally COLBY Mother F W W 87 ME
Occ: At Home Fa: ENG Mo: ME
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(BOOK SOURCE: "A Genealogy of the Descendants of Abraham Colby and Elizabeth Blaisdell, his wife Who settled in Bow in 1768" By one of them, Concord, NH Printed by the Republican Press Association 1895.) Parents: Eli COLBY and Sarah Hardison JORDAN.

Spouse: Lorinda GILES. Eli COLBY and Lorinda GILES were married on 18 DEC 1842 in Ellsworth, Hancock County, Maine. Children were: Llewellen COLBY, Martha P. COLBY, Alonzo P. COLBY, Arthur A. COLBY, Asa C. COLBY.


Eli COLBY was born in 1871 in Tennessee. He appeared in the census on 18 JUN 1880 in Shelby County, Tennessee. (living at home with father and mother.) Parents: Eli Elliot COLBY and Annie POWELL.


Eli D. COLBY was born in 1857 in Holland, Erie County, New York. He appeared in the census in 1860 in Holland, Erie County, New York. (living at home with father and mother.) He appeared in the census on 25 JUL 1870 in Milford, Oakland County, Michigan. (living at home with father and mother.) He appeared in the census on 10 JUN 1880 in Milford, Oakland County, Michigan. (living at home with father and step-mother.) Parents: Alvin COLBY and Eunice E. (COLBY).

Spouse: Nellie A. ROBERTS. Eli D. COLBY and Nellie A. ROBERTS were married on 11 DEC 1890 in Milford, Oakland County, Michigan.
Groom's name: Eli D. Colby
Groom's race or color (on document):
Groom's age: 32 years
Groom's birth year: 1858
Groom's birthplace: Michigan
Bride's name: Nellie A. Roberts
Bride's race or color (on document):
Bride's age: 20 years
Bride's birth year: 1870
Bride's birthplace: Michigan
Marriage type:
Marriage date: 11 Dec 1890
Marriage place: Milford, Oakland, Michigan
Groom's father's name: Alvin Colby
Groom's mother's name: Louisa Childs
Father of bride's name: John Roberts
Mother of bride's name: Not Given
Marital status:
Groom's previous wife's name:
Bride's marital status:
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Additional relatives:
Film number: 2342489
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Digital GS number: 4208216
Image number: 486
Reference number: v 4 p 24 rn 280
Collection: Michigan Marriages 1868-1925


Eli E. COLBY was born on 13 FEB 1836 in Goffstown, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire. (SOURCE: Index to births, early to 1900 New Hampshire. Registrar of Vital Statistics.) He appeared in the census on 13 SEP 1850 in Goffstown, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire. (living at home with father and mother.) In 1870 he was a carpenter in New Boston, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire. He appeared in the census on 27 JUL 1870 in New Boston, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire. He appeared in the census on 2 JUN 1880 in Manchester, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire. In 1880 he was a carpenter in Manchester, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire. He appeared in the census on 1 JUN 1900 in Danvers, Essex County, Massachusetts. In 1900 he was a farm hand in Danvers, Essex County, Massachusetts. He appeared in the census on 23 APR 1910 in Manchester, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire. (living with Charles W. Colby, listed as cousin.) He died on 24 JAN 1914 at Manchester, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire. He was buried on 26 JAN 1914 in the Village Cemetery at New Boston, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire (SOURCE: "A Genealogy of the Descendants of Abraham Colby and Elizabeth Blaisdell, his wife Who settled in Bow in 1768" By one of them, Concord, NH Printed by the Republican Press Association 1895.) Parents: Symmes Sawyer COLBY and Lousia ORDWAY.

Spouse: Sarah M. WHITTEMORE. Eli E. COLBY and Sarah M. WHITTEMORE were married on 22 NOV 1867 in New Hampshire. SOURCE: FHL Number 1000976; COLBY, Eli E. Age: 30 years, Marriage: Sarah M. WHITTEMORE Age: 23 years, Date: 22 Nov 1867; Recorded in: Birth and Marriage Index for New Hampshire. Children were: Walter W. COLBY (twin), Wallace W. COLBY (twin), Mary COLBY, Minnie COLBY.


Eli Elliot COLBY was born on 25 FEB 1843 in Massachusetts. He appeared in the census on 6 AUG 1860 in Chickasaw, Shelby County, Tennessee. (living at home with father and mother.) In 1880 he was a dairyman in Shelby County, Tennessee. He died in 1892 at Tennessee. He served in the military.
Name: Eli E. Colby
Company: F
Unit: 3 (Forrest's) Tennessee Cav.
Rank - Induction: Private
Rank - Discharge: Private
Allegiance: Confederate
Notes: 2 Partisan Rangers, Miss

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Tennessee, Civil War Confederate Pension Applications Index

Name: Eli Elliott Colby
Soldier Name: Eli Elliott Colby
State Served: TN
Application Type: Widow
Application Numbers: W6276
Application Location: Shelby, TN
Note: The name Colby, Eli Elliott appears on a Tennesse Confederate Application

Name: Annie Powel Colby
Soldier Name: Eli Elliott Colby
State Served: TN
Application Type: Widow
Application Numbers: W6276
Application Location: Shelby, TN
Note: The name Colby, Annie Powel appears on a Tennesse Confederate Application
Info: A photocopy of this pension application may be obtained from the Tennessee State Library and Archives. Please contact the Tennessee State Library and Archives for pricing and availability at the following address: Tennessee State Library and Archives, R




Parents: John COLBY and Mary Morrill DENNEY.

Spouse: Annie POWELL. Eli Elliot COLBY and Annie POWELL were married in 1869 in Tennessee. They appeared in the census on 18 JUN 1880 in Shelby County, Tennessee. Children were: Mary COLBY, Eli COLBY, Lulu Elmana COLBY.

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