Anthony Colby

Male - 1661


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  • Born England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Immigration 1630  [1
    He came over with the Winthrop fleet. 
    Religion 1630  Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    He was a member of the Boston Church. 
    Residence 7 Jan 1632  Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    He received four rods of common for his use. 
    Freeman 14 May 1634  Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Moved to About 1637  Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Land 1639  Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    He received land. 
    Land 1640  Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    He was a farmer and received land in the first division of Amesbury. He received more in 1643. 
    Religion 5 May 1646  Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Anthony was dismissed from the church in
    Boston to Salisbury. 
    History 19 Mar 1654  Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    He was made a commoner of Newtown, now Amesbury. 
    Offices Held 10 Mar 1660  Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    He was appointed a Prudential Men "to order all affairs given them in writing." 
    Died 11 Feb 1660/61  Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 5
    • his death was recorded as 11 (12) 1660. He died intestate.
    Inventory 9 Mar 1660/61  [4
    Person ID I155  | Roy Line
    Last Modified 1 Apr 2019 

    Family Susanna,   d. 8 Jul 1689, Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Y  [1, 5
    Children 
    +1. John Colby,   c. 8 Sep 1633, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Feb 1673/74, Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 40 years)
     2. Sarah Colby,   b. 6 Mar 1634/35, Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. baby boy Colby,   b. Abt 1637, Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Samuel Colby,   b. Abt 1638, Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1716, Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 78 years)
     5. Isaac Colby,   b. 6 Jul 1640, Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1684, Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)
     6. Rebecca Colby,   b. 11 Mar 1643, Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 1672, Haverhill, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years)
     7. Mary Colby,   b. 19 Sep 1647, Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
    +8. Thomas Colby,   b. 8 Mar 1650/51, Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Before 30 Mar 1691, Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years)
    Last Modified 1 Apr 2019 
    Family ID F189  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - - England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - He was a member of the Boston Church. - 1630 - Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - He received four rods of common for his use. - 7 Jan 1632 - Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsFreeman - 14 May 1634 - Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMoved to - About 1637 - Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand - He received land. - 1639 - Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand - He was a farmer and received land in the first division of Amesbury. He received more in 1643. - 1640 - Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Anthony was dismissed from the church in Boston to Salisbury. - 5 May 1646 - Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsHistory - He was made a commoner of Newtown, now Amesbury. - 19 Mar 1654 - Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffices Held - He was appointed a Prudential Men "to order all affairs given them in writing." - 10 Mar 1660 - Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 Feb 1660/61 - Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S885] Nelson, Glade Ian. "Challis Corrections" , (New Haven, Connecticut: The American Genealogist, volume XLIX, 1973).

    2. [S1026] Savage, James. A Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England Showing Three Generations of Those Who Came Before May 1692 on the Basis of Farmer's Register, volume I, (Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1860).

    3. [S86] Gozzaldi, Mary Isabella. History of Cambridge, Massachusetts 1630-1877 with a Genealogical Register - Supplement and Index Reprint of 1930 edition, (Bowie, Maryland: Heritage Books, 1986).

    4. [S813] Currier, Richard Sawyer. Genealogical History of the Currier Family , (Montpelier, Vermont: Capital City Press, 1935).

    5. [S845] Brown, Asa W. "Early Settlers of Salisbury, Mass., Arranged into Families" 1854, (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume VIII, 1854).



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