Abiah COLBY

Male 1799 - 1873  (74 years)


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  • Name Abiah COLBY 
    Born 23 Mar 1799  Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • The birth record of Abiah Colby cites birth 23 March 1799, daughter of Jas. Colby. [1]
    Gender Male 
    Died 21 Nov 1873  Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I12399  FamilyWorld
    Last Modified 26 Aug 2018 

    Father James COLBY, Sr.,   b. 27 Oct 1767, Newton, Rockingham County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1829, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Mother Susanna STEWART,   b. 23 Jan 1773, Salem, Rockingham County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1848, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 24 Jun 1790  Dunbarton, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F3931  Group Sheet

    Family Jeremiah MORGAN,   b. 5 Feb 1796, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1871, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 14 Mar 1816  Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • The marriage record of Jeremiah Morgan and Abiah Colby cites their residences as Bow, New Hampshire, and date and place of marriage. [3]
    Notes 
    • 1850 census of Bow, New Hampshire, enumerated 17 September 1850:

      Jeremiah Colby, age 54, occupation farmer
      Abiah Colby, age 51
      John Colby, age 21, occupation brick maker

    • 1860 census of Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire, enumerated 6 June 1860:

      - Morgan, Jeremiah, age 64, occupation Laborer, born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Abiah, age 61, born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Abiah, age 12, born New Hampshire.

      ... the next household is ...

      - Morgan, Charles C., age 38, occupation Stone Mason, real estate value $800, personal property $150, born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Susan, age 38, born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Hamilton C., age 15, born New Hampshire.

    • 1870 census of Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire, enumerated 30 June 1870:

      - Morgan, Seriah, age 53, occupation Farmer, real estate value $2,500, personal property $200, born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Judith, age 34, occupation Keeping House, born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Jeremiah, age 74, occupation Farmer, born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Abiah, age 72, occupation Without Occupation, born New Hampshire.

    Children 
    +1. Seriah MORGAN,   b. 25 Jul 1816, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Nov 1899, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     2. John O. MORGAN,   b. 17 Mar 1819, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Sep 1825, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 6 years)
     3. Charles C. MORGAN,   b. 8 Oct 1825, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 1888, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     4. James MORGAN,   b. 3 Jan 1825, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Nov 1845, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 20 years)
    +5. John O. MORGAN,   b. 1 Apr 1829, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Apr 1901, Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
    Last Modified 26 Aug 2018 13:06:38 
    Family ID F3941  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 23 Mar 1799 - Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 14 Mar 1816 - Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 21 Nov 1873 - Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Headstone of Jeremiah Morgan & Abiah Colby, and their son James
    Headstone of Jeremiah Morgan & Abiah Colby, and their son James

  • Sources 
    1. [S70] Ancestry.com, New Hampshire, Birth Index, 1659-1900.

    2. [S10] gravestone.

    3. [S12] IGI, website: https://www.familysearch.org/.
      New Hampshire, Marriage Records, 1637-1947