Abraham Colby

1600–1 September 1625 (Age 25)
Horbling, Lincolnshire, England

The Life of Abraham

When Abraham Colby was born in 1600, in Horbling, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Colby, was 33 and his mother, Anne Jackson, was 26. He died on 1 September 1625, in Horbling, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 25, and was buried in Horbling, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Thomas Colby
Anne Jackson
Margaret Colby
William Colby
Abraham Colby
Richard Colby
Anthony Colby
Mathew Colby
Robert Colby

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Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from places in Norfolk and Cumbria named Colby, from the Old Norse personal name Koli (a byname for a swarthy person, from kol ‘(char)coal’) + Old Norse býr ‘settlement’.2 Variant spelling of Norwegian Kolby, a habitational name in Akershus, with the same etymology as 1.

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

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  • Abraham, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Abraham Colby, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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