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Laura COLBY was born in JAN 1880 in Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio. She appeared in the census on 11 JUN 1900 in Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio. (living at home with mother.) Parents: Amos Eugene COLBY and Rachel SELLS.


Laura COLBY was born in NOV 1892 in Hampden, Coffey County, Kansas. She appeared in the census on 1 MAR 1895 in Hampden, Coffey County, Kansas. (living at home with father and mother.) She appeared in the census in 1900 in Hampden, Coffey County, Kansas. (living at home with father and mother.) Parents: George P. COLBY and Lecretia Drusilla SHEPARD.


Laura COLBY was born in 1908 in Hazelton, Shiawassee County, Michigan. She appeared in the census on 20 APR 1910 in Hazelton, Shiawassee County, Michigan. (living at home with father and mother.) She appeared in the census on 4 FEB 1920 in Hazelton, Shiawassee County, Michigan. (living at home with father and mother.) Parents: Harry N. COLBY and Mabel M. (COLBY).


Laura A. COLBY was born on 14 JAN 1836 in Hebron, Grafton County, New Hampshire. She appeared in the census in 1850 in Haverhill, Grafton County, New Hampshire. (living with father) No issue.
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 R. PAGE.

Spouse: David P. CLAY. David P. CLAY and Laura A. COLBY were married on 19 NOV 1855.


Laura A. COLBY was born in 1839 in Lawrence, Essex County, Massachusetts. She appeared in the census on 19 AUG 1850 in Lawrence, Essex County, Massachusetts. (living at home with father and mother.) Parents: Harris COLBY and Mary Ann KELLY.


Laura A. COLBY was born on 19 JUL 1859 in Lancaster, Coos County, New Hampshire. (SOURCE: Index to births, early to 1900 New Hampshire. Registrar of Vital Statistics.)

Name: Laurain Colby
Date of Birth: Mar 1860
Place of Birth: Lancaster, Coos, New Hampshire, United States
Father's Name: Joseph C Colby
Mother's Name: Minewell
Place Recorded:
GS Film Number: 1000378
Digital GS Number: 4243701
Image Number: 02417
Collection: New Hampshire Birth Records, Early to 1900
She appeared in the census on 10 JUL 1860 in Lancaster, Coos County, New Hampshire. (living at home with father and mother.) She appeared in the census in 1880 in Lancaster, Coos County, New Hampshire. (living with father. Listed as Emma. Do we have twins here??) Parents: Joseph C. COLBY and Mindwell BLOOD.


Laura Alice COLBY was born on 17 MAY 1893 in Whitefield, Coos County, New Hampshire. She appeared in the census in 1900 in Lancaster, Coos County, New Hampshire. (living at home with father and mother.) She appeared in the census on 26 APR 1910 in Whitefield, Coos County, New Hampshire. (living at home with father and mother.) Parents: Frederick Sanforth COLBY and Ella Ellen GRANT.

Spouse: Theophilus PELOTT. Theophilus PELOTT and Laura Alice COLBY were married about OCT 1909 in New Hampshire.


Laura Amelia COLBY was born on 11 APR 1851 in Ohio. She appeared in the census in 1860 in Jackson, Clinton County, Indiana. (living at home with father and mother.) She appeared in the census on 30 JUL 1870 in Jackson, Clinton County, Indiana. (living at home with father and mother.) Parents: William Alexander COLBY and Mary Ann RICHARDSON.


Laura Ann COLBY was born on 3 SEP 1828 in Hampstead, Rockingham County, New Hampshire. (SOURCE: Index to births, early to 1900 New Hampshire. Registrar of Vital Statistics.) Parents: Moody P. COLBY and Polly ARNOLD.


Laura Ann COLBY was born on 4 JUL 1879 in Bradford, Merrimack County, New Hampshire. She died on 25 DEC 1947 at Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire. She was buried in the New Pond Cemetery at Bradford, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Parents: Robert Carter COLBY and Mary Elizabeth STEVENS.


Laura Annie COLBY was born on 10 FEB 1911 in Paris, Oxford County, Maine. She appeared in the census on 30 JAN 1920 in Paris, Oxford County, Maine. (living at home with father and mother.) She appeared in the census in APR 1930 in Paris, Oxford County, Maine. (family living at father and mother's.) She died on 1 FEB 1999 at South Paris, Oxford County, Maine. She had Social Security Number 006-38-4743. Parents: Scott Orange COLBY and Anna Hannaford CHASE.

Spouse: Joel Abijah FOSTER. Joel Abijah FOSTER and Laura Annie COLBY were married on 23 APR 1928 in Paris, Oxford County, Maine. Children were: Erland Lee FOSTER.


Laura E. COLBY was born in 1857 in Sunapee, Sullivan County, New Hampshire. She appeared in the census on 11 JUN 1860 in Sunapee, Sullivan County, New Hampshire. (living at home with father and mother.) She appeared in the census in 1870 in Sunapee, Sullivan County, New Hampshire. (living at home with father and mother.) Parents: Lafayette COLBY and Sylvia A. COLLINS.

Spouse: Charles T. PUTNEY. Charles T. PUTNEY and Laura E. COLBY were married on 28 MAY 1878 in New Hampshire. SOURCE: FHL Number 1001295; PUTNEY, Charles T. Age: 24 years, Marriage: Laura E. COLBY Age: 21 years, Date: 28 May 1878; Recorded in: Birth and Marriage Index for New Hampshire.


Laura E. COLBY was born on 22 APR 1921 in Neah Bay, Clallam County, Washington. He appeared in the census on 7 APR 1930 in Neah Bay, Clallam County, Washington. (living at home with father and mother.) Parents: Grover COLBY and Ida S. KELLAPA.


Laura Evelyn COLBY was born on 9 AUG 1912 in Sacramento, Sacramento County, California. She died on 9 SEP 2002 at San Leandro, Alameda County, California. She was buried in the El Carmelo Cemetery at Pacific Grove, Monterey County, California Parents: Walter Baldwin COLBY and Anna Belle BERKENKAMP.


Laura F. COLBY was born in JUL 1847 in Dracut, Middlesex County, Massachusetts. She appeared in the census on 11 SEP 1850 in Londonderry, Rockingham County, New Hampshire. (living at home with father and mother.) She appeared in the census on 21 JUN 1860 in Salem, Rockingham County, New Hampshire. (living at home with father and step-mother.) Parents: William Greenleaf COLBY and Laura MORSE.


Laura Genevieve COLBY was born on 17 AUG 1878 in Darien, Genesee County, New York. She appeared in the census in 1880 in Darien, Genesee County, New York. (living at home with father and mother) She died on 11 SEP 1950. She was buried in the Evergreen Cemetery at Corfu, Genesee County, New York Buried at Evergreen Hill Cemetery, Corfu, Genesee County, New York. Parents: David Anderson COLBY and Eliza Jane COLBY.

Spouse: Edward COWELL. Edward COWELL and Laura Genevieve COLBY were married about 1916. Children were: Neva J. COWELL.


Dr. Laura Genevire COLBY was born on 29 JUN 1857 in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois. She appeared in the census in 1870 in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois. (living at home with father and mother.) She appeared in the census in 1880 in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois. (living at home with father and mother) She appeared in the census in 1900 in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois. (living at home with father. Listed as Laura C. Price.) She died on 6 MAR 1921 at Monmouth, Polk County, Oregon.
Oregon Death Index, 1903-98
Name:
Price, Laura Colby
County: Polk
Death Date: 6 Mar 1921
Certificate: 22

Parents: Enoch COLBY and Eliza Ann MITCHELL.


Laura Gladys COLBY was born on 27 NOV 1895 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts. She appeared in the census on 15 APR 1930 in Middleborough, Plymouth County, Massachusetts. She died on 29 DEC 1968. Parents: John Foster COLBY and Henrietta STACEY.

Spouse: Stanley Wilbur HATCH. Stanley Wilbur HATCH and Laura Gladys COLBY were married on 22 AUG 1928. Children were: Wilbur Clifford HATCH.


Laura H. COLBY was born on 13 MAY 1890 in Chelsea, Orange County, Vermont. She appeared in the census in 1900 in Chelsea, Orange County, Vermont. (living at home with father.) Parents: George B. COLBY and Luna C. HEMENWAY.


Laura I. COLBY was born on 12 SEP 1890 in Canada. She appeared in the census on 4 JUN 1900 in Lyndon, Caledonia County, Vermont. (living at home with father and mother.) Parents: Lewis Edward COLBY and Florence A. KENNISON.


Laura Isabella COLBY was born on 5 AUG 1847 in Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts. (SOURCE: Early Vital Records of Middlesex County, Massachusetts to 1850 for Lowell.) She appeared in the census in 1850 in Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts. (living at home with father and mother.) She appeared in the census in 1860 in Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts. (living at home with father.) Parents: Daniel B. COLBY and Isabella Winslow GROW.


Photo Laura J. P. COLBY was born on 29 MAY 1909 in Newburyport, Essex County, Massachusetts. (SOURCE: NEHGS, Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841-1910.) She appeared in the census on 26 APR 1910 in Shelby County, Tennessee. (living at home with father.) She died on 25 AUG 1971 at Newburyport, Essex County, Massachusetts. She was buried in the Oak Hill Cemetery at Newburyport, Essex County, Massachusetts Parents: Horace Plumer COLBY and Laura Jane PLUMER.


Laura Jane COLBY was born in 1855 in Darien, Genesee County, New York. She appeared in the census in 1860 in Pembroke, Genesee County, New York. (living at home with father and mother.) (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: Ruben Bonaparte COLBY and Laura HOLTLIN.


Laura Jennie COLBY was born on 9 DEC 1851 in Warner, Merrimack County, New Hampshire. She appeared in the census in 1860 in East Waterloo, Black Hawk County, Iowa. (living at home with father and mother.) She appeared in the census in 1870 in Waterloo, Black Hawk County, Iowa. She appeared in the census in JUN 1880 in Waterloo, Black Hawk County, Iowa. Parents: Uriah COLBY and Livonia A. PALMER.

Spouse: Edgar Seamore SHINER. Edgar Seamore SHINER and Laura Jennie COLBY were married on 28 FEB 1876 in Waterloo, Black Hawk County, Iowa. Children were: Clayton Edbridge SHINER, Harold Earl SHINER.


Laura Lee COLBY was born on 13 MAR 1810 in Manchester, Essex County, Massachusetts. (SOURCE: Early Vital Records of Essex County, Massachusetts to 1850 for Manchester.) Parents: Col. David COLBY and Rachel LEE.

Spouse: Stephen LARCOM. Stephen LARCOM and Laura Lee COLBY were married on 2 OCT 1842 in Beverly, Essex County, Massachusetts. (SOURCE: Early Vital Records of Essex County, Massachusetts to 1850 for Beverly.)


Laura Leland COLBY was born in 1823 in Derby, Orleans County, Vermont. She died on 12 NOV 1833 at Derby, Orleans County, Vermont. (BOOK SOURCE: "The Colby Family in Early America" by Frederick Lewis Weis, Caledonia, The Colonial Press, pub 1970.) Parents: Nehemiah COLBY and Malinda LARRABEE.


Laura Louisa COLBY was born on 5 NOV 1810 in Orange County, Vermont. She died on 18 OCT 1883 at Danbury, Burnett County, Wisconsin. Grandmother to Laura Ingalls Wilder.
Buried in Orange Cemetery.
Parents: Nathan COLBY and Eunice BLOOD.

Spouse: Lansford Whitting INGALLS. Lansford Whitting INGALLS and Laura Louisa COLBY were married in 1832 in Holland, Erie County, New York. Children were: Peter Riley INGALLS, Infant INGALLS, Charles Phillip INGALLS, Lydia Louise INGALLS, Polly Melona INGALLS, Lansford James INGALLS, Laura Ladocia INGALLS, Hiram Lemuel INGALLS, George Whiting INGALLS, Ruby Celestia INGALLS.


Laura Louise COLBY was born on 10 OCT 1926 in Brigham City, Box Elder County, Utah. She appeared in the census in 1930 in Brigham City, Box Elder County, Utah. (living at home with father and mother) She died on 28 FEB 1935 at Brigham City, Box Elder County, Utah. She was buried in MAR 1935 in the Mendon Cemetery at Mendon, Cache County, Utah Parents: LeGrande Collins COLBY and Bertha Louise CUNNINGHAM.


Laura Lydia COLBY was born on 26 APR 1880 in Nebraska. She appeared in the census in 1900 in Arlington, Washington County, Nebraska. (living at home with father and mother.) She died on 28 JAN 1917. She was buried in the Morley Cemetery at Arlington, Washington County, Nebraska Parents: Orrin COLBY and Etta LEACH.


Laura M. COLBY was born on 22 SEP 1832 in Cornish, Sullivan County, New Hampshire. She appeared in the census in 1850 in Cornish, Sullivan County, New Hampshire. (living at home with father and mother) She appeared in the census in 1860 in Franklin, Merrimack County, New Hampshire. (living at home with father and mother) She died on 15 FEB 1879 at New Hampshire. (BOOK SOURCE: "The Colby Family in Early America" by Frederick Lewis Weis, Caledonia, The Colonial Press, pub 1970.) Parents: Benaiah COLBY and Rebecca WHITE.

Spouse: Rev. Samuel Stevens DUDLEY. Rev. Samuel Stevens DUDLEY and Laura M. COLBY were married on 24 MAR 1863 in Claremont, Sullivan County, New Hampshire. (SOURCE: FHL Film: 2259150, Town Records, Claremont (New Hampshire), Town Clerk (Main Author).)


Laura Marie COLBY was born date unknown. Parents: Lynn Mason COLBY and Marie Josephine BIRD.


Laura Marie COLBY was born on 30 JUL 1902 in Mendon, Cache County, Utah. She died on 29 FEB 1904 at Mendon, Cache County, Utah. She was buried on 3 MAR 1904 in the Mendon Cemetery at Mendon, Cache County, Utah Parents: John William COLBY and Laura Melvina COLLINS.


Laura Marie COLBY was born about 1944. Parents: Robert Michiel COLBY and Leona Gladys CARPENTER.


Laura May COLBY was born on 26 FEB 1875 in Nevinville, Adams County, Iowa. She appeared in the census on 18 JUN 1880 in Orient, Adair County, Iowa. (living at home with father and mother.) She appeared in the census on 5 JUN 1900 in Ross, Fremont County, Iowa. (living at home with father and mother.) She died on 10 NOV 1906 at Iowa. Parents: James Nassett COLBY and Mary Adeline SLOCUM.


Laura Melinda COLBY was born in 1844 in Derby, Orleans County, Vermont. She appeared in the census in 1850 in Montpelier, Washington County, Vermont. (living at home with father and mother) She died on 14 DEC 1921 at Vineyard Haven, Dukes County, Massachusetts. The National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution Volume 81
Mrs. Laura COLBY Carey.
DAR ID Number: 80827
Born in Derby, Vt.
Wife of Gen. A. B. Carey, U. S. A.
Descendant of Lieut. Leonard Proctor.
Daughter of Stoddard B. COLBY (1816-67) and Harriet E. Proctor (1819-52), his wife, m. 1840.
Granddaughter of Jabez Proctor (1780-1839) and Betsey Parker (1797-1871), his wife, m. 1817.
Gr-granddaughter of Leonard Proctor and Mary Keep (1743-1827), his wife, m. 1769.
Leonard Proctor (1734-1827) responded to the first call for troops and served as lieutenant at the siege of Boston. In 1780 he was a member of the Committee of Safety. He was born in Chelmsford, Mass.; died in Proctorsville, Vt. Parents: Stoddard Benham COLBY and Harriet Elizabeth PROCTOR.

Spouse: General Asa Bacon CAREY. General Asa Bacon CAREY and Laura Melinda COLBY were married on 29 JUL 1867 in Montpelier, Washington County, Vermont. SOURCE: Orleans Independent Standard Marriage Notices - 1856-1870. Colby, Miss Laura M. Carey, A. B., Col Washington, DC July 29. Issue date: 8/30/1867. Children were: Edward Colby CAREY, Edith CAREY.


Laura R. COLBY was born in 1923 in Waukegan, Lake County, Illinois. She appeared in the census on 2 APR 1930 in Waukegan, Lake County, Illinois. (living at home with mother.) Parents: Zell Benjamin COLBY and Minnie (Zinsky) TRUZINSKY.


Laura T. COLBY was born on 2 AUG 1848 in Hooksett, Merrimack County, New Hampshire. (SOURCE: Index to births, early to 1900 New Hampshire. Registrar of Vital Statistics.) She died in 1851 at Hooksett, Merrimack 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: Alvah COLBY and Lucinda HACKETT.


Lauren Francis COLBY was born on 30 JUL 1858 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts. He appeared in the census in 1880 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts. (living at home with father and mother.) He appeared in the census on 18 APR 1910 in Malden, Middlesex County, Massachusetts. Parents: George Hazen COLBY and Georgiana YORK.

Spouse: Anna R. COX. Lauren Francis COLBY and Anna R. COX were married on 25 OCT 1882 in Malden, Middlesex County, Massachusetts. (SOURCE: NEHGS, Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841-1910.) Children were: Frances P. COLBY, George Wilbur COLBY, Marjorie Rebecca COLBY.


Lauren P. COLBY was born on 11 JUL 1842 in Hopkinton, Merrimack County, New Hampshire. She died on 23 APR 1849 at Manchester, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire. Drowned in Merrimack River. Parents: Hazen COLBY and Lucy Dow PEASELY.


Lauren S. COLBY was born in 1851 in Groton, Tompkins County, New York. He appeared in the census on 29 JUL 1870 in Groton, Tompkins County, New York. (living with brother Lucius Ellery Colby.) He appeared in the census on 2 JUL 1880 in Groton, Tompkins County, New York. Parents: Lucius H. COLBY and Rosetta F. PERKINS.

Spouse: Alice M. STILES. Lauren S. COLBY and Alice M. STILES were married about 1872. Children were: Emmett Eugene COLBY, Florence COLBY, Noland COLBY, Charles COLBY.


Laurence S. COLBY was born in 1913 in Liberty, Waldo County, Maine. She appeared in the census in 1920 in Liberty, Waldo County, Maine. (living at home with father and mother.) She appeared in the census in 1930 in Liberty, Waldo County, Maine. (living at home with mother.) Parents: Sewell P. COLBY and Gertrude S. KNOWLES.


Laurestine E. COLBY was born in 1846 in Vermont. She appeared in the census in 1850 in Victory, Essex County, Vermont. (living at home with father and mother.) She appeared in the census in 1860 in St. Johnsbury, Caledonia County, Vermont. (living at home with father and mother.) Parents: Daniel COLBY and Caroline B. ORCUTT.

Spouse: Horace F. DEAN. Horace F. DEAN and Laurestine E. COLBY were married on 1 MAY 1861 in St. Johnsbury, Caledonia County, Vermont. Children were: Harley DEAN.


Laurett COLBY was born in 1841 in New Hampshire. She appeared in the census on 8 AUG 1850 in Manchester, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire. (living at home with father and mother.) She appeared in the census on 16 JUN 1860 in Manchester, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire. (living at home with father and mother.) Parents: Emerson COLBY and Mary (COLBY).


Laurett COLBY was born on 19 JUL 1856 in Webster (Sabattus), Androscoggin County, Maine. SOURCE: Vital records, 1840-1891 Webster, Androscoggin County, Maine.

Name: Laurett Colby
Gender: Female
Baptism/Christening Date:
Baptism/Christening Place:
Birth Date: 19 Jul 1856
Birthplace: WEBSTER,ANDROSCOGGIN,MAINE
Death Date:
Name Note:
Race:
Father's Name: William A. Colby
Father's Birthplace:
Father's Age:
Mother's Name: Adeline
Mother's Birthplace:
Mother's Age:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C50290-1
System Origin: Maine-ODM
Source Film Number: 12319
Reference Number:
Collection: Maine Births and Christenings, 1739-1900
She appeared in the census on 5 JUN 1860 in Webster (Sabattus), Androscoggin County, Maine. (living at home with father and mother.) She appeared in the census in 1870 in Webster (Sabattus), Androscoggin County, Maine. (living at home with father and mother.) She appeared in the census on 1 JUN 1880 in Webster (Sabattus), Androscoggin County, Maine. She appeared in the census on 7 JUN 1900 in Webster (Sabattus), Androscoggin County, Maine. She was also known as Laura Alberta Colby. SOURCE: Vital records, 1840-1891 Webster, Androscoggin County, Maine. Parents: William Alexander COLBY and Adaline DILL.

Spouse: George Irving SANBORN. George Irving SANBORN and Laurett COLBY were married on 1 MAR 1876 in Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine. Children were: Lizzie A. COLBY, Frank Sleeper SANBORN, Addie D. SANBORN.


Laurette COLBY was born in 1844 in Canterbury, Merrimack County, New Hampshire. She appeared in the census on 29 OCT 1850 in Canterbury, Merrimack County, New Hampshire. (living at home with father and mother.) She appeared in the census on 8 JUN 1860 in Canterbury, Merrimack County, New Hampshire. (living at home with father and mother.) Parents: Josiah COLBY and Laura S. JUDKINS.


Laurette Selane COLBY was born on 10 JAN 1844 in Petersburg, Menard County, Illinois. She appeared in the census on 15 OCT 1850 in Menard County, Illinois. (living at home with father and mother.) She appeared in the census on 14 JUL 1860 in Petersburg, Menard County, Illinois. (living at home with father and mother.) Parents: James Smith COLBY and Emily Bingham PHILBRICK.

Spouse: Thomas Campbell DODDS. Thomas Campbell DODDS and Laurette Selane COLBY were married about 1864.


Laurie Faye COLBY was born on 24 NOV 1945 in Lunenburg, Essex County, Vermont. (SOURCE: Ancestry.com; Vermont Birth Records, 1909-2008.) (BOOK SOURCE: "The Fourteen of Us, A History of the COLBY Family of Lunenburg, Vermont", by Ruby Colby Beecher. Copyright 1985.) Parents: Ellis Scott "Bump" COLBY and Verna D. HARTSHORN.

Spouse: Bernard Wayne LABOUNTY. Bernard Wayne LABOUNTY and Laurie Faye COLBY were married on 14 JUL 1962 in Lunenburg, Essex County, Vermont. (SOURCE: Ancestry.com; Vermont Marriage Records, 1909-2008.)


LaVerne COLBY was born date unknown. Parents: Lynn Mason COLBY and Marie Josephine BIRD.


Laverne Ardell COLBY was born on 21 JUN 1948. Parents: Donald Kenward COLBY and Sylvia CLAUS.

Spouse: Lois SAEWERT. Laverne Ardell COLBY and Lois SAEWERT were married on 31 MAY 1969 in Stirum, Sargent County, North Dakota. Children were: Michelle Lynn COLBY.

Spouse: Carolyn Tayer NADLER. Laverne Ardell COLBY and Carolyn Tayer NADLER were married on 5 JUL 1997.


Laverne W. COLBY was born on 14 APR 1919 in Crystal Lake, McHenry County, Illinois. He died on 18 SEP 2004 at Merritt Island, Brevard County, Florida.
Chicago Tribune (IL) - September 23, 2004
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Deceased Name: COLBY, LAVERNE W.

Laverne W. Colby, age 87, of Crystal Lake, husband of the late Leona E. Colby; survived by his daughter Brook (Gordon) Gruszka; son, Paul Colby; four grandchildren, Chase, Troy, Jeremy and Cheyenne. Colby was a WWII Veteran Flight Officer. Visitation Friday, Sept. 24, 4 to 8 p.m. at Querhammer & Flagg Funeral Home, 500 W. Terra Cotta Ave. (Rt. 176), Crystal Lake. Funeral Saturday, 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Luncheon to follow at John Evans in Crystal Lake. For info, 815-459-1760.

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From the
Northwest Herald
Crystal Lake, Illinois
(McHenry County)
Saturday, September 24, 2004

MERRITT ISLAND, Fla. - Laverne W. Colby, 85, of Merritt Island. He died Saturday, Sept. 18, 2004, at his home.

He was born April 14, 1910 in Crystal Lake, to Earl and Hazel (Fryer) Colby. He married Leona Colby on April 15, 1957, in Chicago.

He was a U. S. Army Air Corps veteran of World War II. He graduated from Northwestern University in Evanston with a bachelor's degree in finance.

Survivors include a son, Paul Colby, of Cape Canaveral, Fla.; a daughter, Brook Gruszak of Streamwood; four grandchildren, Chase, Troy, J. R., and Cheyenne, and three care givers, Idella Eberhardt, Sheila Smiley and Annette Long.

He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife.

The visitation will be from 1 to 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 24, at Querhammer & Flagg Funeral Home, 500 W. Terra Cotta Ave., Crystal Lake.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 25, at the funeral home.

Interment will be private.


He had Social Security Number 361-03-9195 . (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: Leona JAYE. Laverne W. COLBY and Leona JAYE were married on 12 APR 1958 in Illinois.

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