Betsy M. MORGAN

Female 1800 - 1825  (25 years)


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  • Name Betsy M. MORGAN 
    Born 12 Feb 1800  Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • The birth record of Betsy Morgan cites father William Morgan. [1]
    Gender Female 
    Died 11 Nov 1825  Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried Alexander Cemetery, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I4769  FamilyWorld
    Last Modified 6 Jun 2012 

    Father William MORGAN,   b. 21 Apr 1769, Pembroke, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Nov 1825, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Mother Betsy RUSS,   b. 4 Oct 1767, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1842  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 1 Nov 1787  Pembroke, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • The marriage record of William Morgan and Betty Russ cites only their residences as Pembroke, New Hampshire, and date and place of marriage. [4]
    Family ID F1945  Group Sheet

    Family Willaby COLBY,   b. 2 Apr 1795, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jul 1877, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 18 Nov 1818  Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • The marriage record of Williby Colby and Betsy Morgan cites only the date and place of marriage.
    Notes 
    • 9 January 1826, Merrimack County New Hampshire probate record #343, contains a hand-written note from Willoughby Colby requesting Judge Maxwell appoint David White, Esq., of Bow, as guardian of his children.

      10 January 1826, David White is appointed guardian of George, Moses, Eri, and Willabey Colby.

      24 February 1835, Willabey requests the court to appoint a new guardian for Eri, under age 14 years, and George and Moses, above age 14 years, due to the death of David White. The court appointed Reuben Colby as guardian of the three children.
    Children 
     1. George COLBY,   b. 17 Mar 1819, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1896, Beaver Dam, Dodge County, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     2. Moses COLBY,   b. 17 Dec 1820, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Sep 1885, Piermont, Grafton County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     3. Eri COLBY,   b. 9 Jun 1823, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Apr 1907, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     4. Irad or Willoughby COLBY,   b. 31 Oct 1825, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Sep 1829, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 3 years)
    Last Modified 6 Jun 2012 
    Family ID F3936  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Feb 1800 - Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 18 Nov 1818 - Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 Nov 1825 - Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Alexander Cemetery, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Headstone of Betsey (Morgan) Colby
    Headstone of Betsey (Morgan) Colby

  • Sources 
    1. [S12] IGI, website: https://www.familysearch.org/.
      New Hampshire, Birth Records, Early to 1900

    2. [S5] NH_VR.

    3. [S10] gravestone.

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

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