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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Family Time Line

Thomas Colby
1567–1625
Anne Jackson
1574–1625
Margaret Colby
1597–1625
William Colby
1598–1638
Abraham Colby
1600–1625
Richard Colby
1602–1655
Anthony Colby
1605–1660
Mathew Colby
1607–
Robert Colby
1609–1630

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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.

Sources (2)

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

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