Phebe Colgate Iverson

1670–1703 (Age 33)
Gloucester, Gloucester, Virginia, United States

The Life of Phebe Colgate

When Phebe Colgate Iverson was born in 1670, in Gloucester, Gloucester, Virginia, United States, her father, Abraham Iverson , was 30 and her mother, Mary Colgate, was 20. She married John Boswell on 5 March 1688, in Gloucester, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She died in 1703, in Virginia, United States, at the age of 33, and was buried in Ware Neck, Gloucester, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Boswell
1665–1716
Phebe Colgate Iverson
1670–1703
Marriage: 5 March 1688
John Boswell
1692–1741
Robert Boswell
1698–1739
Col. John Dunbar Boswell Jr
1698–1765
Joseph Colgate Boswell
1700–1774
Diana Boswell
1701–
Mary Boswell
1703–1780

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
5 March 1688
Gloucester, Virginia, United States
children

(6)

    Male1692–1741Male

    Robert Boswell

    Male1698–1739Male

    Col. John Dunbar Boswell Jr

    Male1698–1765Male

    Male1700–1774Male

    Diana Boswell

    Female1701–Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Male1640–1690Male

    Mary Colgate

    Female1650–1695Female

siblings

(2)

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: patronymic from the Old Norse personal name Ívarr, a compound of either ív ‘yew tree’, ‘bow’ or Ing (the name of a god) + ar ‘warrior’ or ‘spear’.2 Swedish equivalent of Iversen 1.3 Respelling of Danish, Norwegian, and North German Iversen .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (2)

  • Phebe Colgate Iverson Boswell, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Phebe Colgate Iverson -

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