Emily COLBY

Female 1832 - 1899  (67 years)


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  • Name Emily COLBY 
    Born 14 Jan 1832  Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • The birth record simply cites the date and father Hiram Colby.
    Gender Female 
    Died 19 Mar 1899  Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • The death record of Emely Morgan found in Concord, NH lists place of death as Bow, NH on 19 March 1899; age 67 years, 2 months, 5 days; born Bow, married, occupation housewife; cause of death diabetes mellitus. Father is Hiram Colby, born Bow, NH, a farmer; mother is Martha Sargent, born Bow, NH.
    Buried Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1708  FamilyWorld
    Last Modified 26 Mar 2017 

    Father Hiram COLBY,   b. 7 Aug 1803, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Mar 1885, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Mother Martha SARGENT,   b. 25 Sep 1807, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Feb 1882, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 8 Mar 1827  Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • The marriage record of Hiram Colby and Miss Martha Sargent cites only date and place of marriage, their residences as Bow, New Hampshire, and first marriage for the bride. [1]
    Notes 
    • 1870 census of Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire, enumerated 5 July 1870:

      - Morgan, Landais, age 43, occupation Farmer, real estate value $1,000, personal property $500, born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Emily, age 38, occupation Keeping Home, born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Jane, age 17, occupation Attending School, born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Hattie L., age 9, occupation Attending School, born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Bertron, age 6, occupation Attending School, born New Hampshire.

      ... their neighbors are ...

      - Morgan, Joseph, age 38, occupation Farmer, born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Judith, age 40, occupation Keeping House, born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Earle, age 16, occupation Works on Farm, born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Wirt, age 4, male, born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Kirk, age 1, born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Clarissa, age 72, occupation Without Occupation, born New Hampshire.

      ... and ...

      - Colby, Hiram, age 66, occupation Farmer & Miller, real estate value $5,500, personal property $1,100, born New Hampshire.
      - Colby, Martha, age 67, occupation Keeping House, born New Hampshire.
      - Colby, Phillip S., age 34, occupation Farmer, born New Hampshire.
      - Foot, Martha J., age 36, occupation Domestic Servant, born New Hampshire.
      - Foot, George L., age 15, occupation Attending School, born New Hampshire.

      ... and ...

      - Colby, Hiram 2d, age 31, occupation Farmer, born New Hampshire.
      - Colby, Augusta A., age 27, occupation Keeping House, born New Hampshire.
      - Colby, Arthur E., age 4, occupation Attending School, born New Hampshire.

      ... and ...

      - Colby, Willowby, age 75, occupation Without Occupation, real estate value $2,000, personal property $650, born New Hampshire.
      - Colby, Betsey, age 68, occupation Without Occupation, born New Hampshire.
      - Colby, Irad, age 33, occupation Farmer, real estate value $500, born New Hampshire.
      - Colby, Azuba, age 26, occupation Keeping House, born New Hampshire.
      - Colby, Georgia, age 5, occupation Attending School, born New Hampshire.
      - Colby, Anna, age 3, born New Hampshire.
      - Colby, Amos, age 2, born New Hampshire.

    Family ID F4195  Group Sheet

    Family Landis MORGAN,   b. 2 Feb 1827, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 1907, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 25 Dec 1851  Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • 1860 census of Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire, enumerated 5 June 1860:

      - Morgan, Sauners, age 33, occupation Farmer, personal property value $400, born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Emily, age 28, born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Chlorista J., age 7, born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Polly A., age 62, real estate value $4,000, personal property $1, born New Hampshire.

    • 1870 census of Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire, enumerated 5 July 1870:

      - Morgan, Landais, age 43, occupation Farmer, real estate value $1,000, personal property $500, born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Emily, age 38, occupation Keeping Home, born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Jane, age 17, occupation Attending School, born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Hattie L., age 9, occupation Attending School, born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Bertron, age 6, occupation Attending School, born New Hampshire.

      ... their neighbors are ...

      - Morgan, Joseph, age 38, occupation Farmer, born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Judith, age 40, occupation Keeping House, born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Earle, age 16, occupation Works on Farm, born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Wirt, age 4, male, born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Kirk, age 1, born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Clarissa, age 72, occupation Without Occupation, born New Hampshire.

      ... and ...

      - Colby, Hiram, age 66, occupation Farmer & Miller, real estate value $5,500, personal property $1,100, born New Hampshire.
      - Colby, Martha, age 67, occupation Keeping House, born New Hampshire.
      - Colby, Phillip S., age 34, occupation Farmer, born New Hampshire.
      - Foot, Martha J., age 36, occupation Domestic Servant, born New Hampshire.
      - Foot, George L., age 15, occupation Attending School, born New Hampshire.

      ... and ...

      - Colby, Hiram 2d, age 31, occupation Farmer, born New Hampshire.
      - Colby, Augusta A., age 27, occupation Keeping House, born New Hampshire.
      - Colby, Arthur E., age 4, occupation Attending School, born New Hampshire.

      ... and ...

      - Colby, Willowby, age 75, occupation Without Occupation, real estate value $2,000, personal property $650, born New Hampshire.
      - Colby, Betsey, age 68, occupation Without Occupation, born New Hampshire.
      - Colby, Irad, age 33, occupation Farmer, real estate value $500, born New Hampshire.
      - Colby, Azuba, age 26, occupation Keeping House, born New Hampshire.
      - Colby, Georgia, age 5, occupation Attending School, born New Hampshire.
      - Colby, Anna, age 3, born New Hampshire.
      - Colby, Amos, age 2, born New Hampshire.

    • 1880 census of Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire, enumerated 5 June 1880:

      - Morgan, Landais, age 53, occupation Farmer, born New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Emily, age 48, wife, occupation Keeping House, born New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Bertrand, age 15, son, occupation At Home, born New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire.

      ... their neighbors are ...

      - Colby, Hiram, age 76, occupation Farmer, born New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire.
      - Colby, Martha S., age 78, wife, occupation Keeping House, born New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire.
      - Colby, Phillip, age 43, son, single, occupation Works on Farm, born New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire.

      ... and ...

      - Colby, Hiram Jr., age 41, occupation Farmer, born New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire.
      - Colby, Agusta, age 36, wife, occupation Keeping House, born New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire.
      - Colby, Arthur E., age 14, son, occupation At School, born New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire.

      ... and ...

      - Colby, Irad, age 42, occupation Farmer, born New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire.
      - Colby, Azuba A., age 36, wife, occupation Keeping House, born New Hampshire, father born Vermont, mother born New Hampshire.
      - Colby, Georgia B., age 15, daughter, occupation At Home, born New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire.
      - Colby, Hamilton M., age 13, son, occupation At School, born New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire.
      - Colby, Amos W., age 11, son, occupation At School, born New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire.
      - Colby, Edwin H., age 7, son, occupation At School, born New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire.

      ... and ...

      - Morgan, Asa, age 48, occupation Farmer, born New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Martha J., age 44, wife, occupation Keeping House, born New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Laura E., age 17, daughter, occupation At School, born New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Sam B., age 14, son, occupation At School, born New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Wallace, age 12, son, occupation At School, born New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, John H., age 6, son, occupation At School, born New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Ethel, age 1 month, daughter, born April in New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire.

    • 1900 census of Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire, enumerated 5-6 June 1900:

      - Morgan, Bertie, age 36, head of household, married 16 years, born May 1864 in New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire, occupation Farmer.
      - Morgan, Matilda, age 36, wife, married 16 years, mother of 3 children with 3 still living, born December 1863 in New Hampshire, both parents born Canada English.
      - Morgan, Roy L., age 14, son, born November 1865 in New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Lee B., age 11, son, born January 1889 in New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Parker, age 3, son, born July 1896 in New Hampshire.
      - Morgan, Landais, age 72, father, widowed, born February 1828 in New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire, occupation Retired.
      - Terrier, Lewis, age 70, father-in-law, widowed, born March 1820 in Canada English, father born France, mother born Canada English, occupation Retired.

    Children 
    +1. Clorista Jennie MORGAN,   b. 10 Jan 1853, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Nov 1905, Goffstown, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
     2. Harriet "Hattie" L. MORGAN,   b. 13 Dec 1860, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 1936, Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     3. Bertrand Sargent MORGAN,   b. 6 May 1863, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jan 1921, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
     4. MORGAN,   b. 28 Nov 1871, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Nov 1871, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 26 Mar 2017 
    Family ID F1922  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 Jan 1832 - Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 Dec 1851 - Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 Mar 1899 - 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 Landis Morgan & Emily Colby
    Headstone of Landis Morgan & Emily Colby

  • Notes 
    • Emily (Colby) Morgan dwelt in the Bog Road home until her death in 1899; Landis continued to live there, with the family of his son, Bertrand, until 1907, at which time the farm was destroyed by fire and the family then took up residence in the property on Grand View Road in Bow which now (1993) is the property of Hilda and the late Phillip Sargent.

  • Sources 
    1. [S5] NH_VR.