When Rev Samuel Newby was born on 23 August 1704, in Pasquotank, North Carolina, British Colonial America, his father, James Newby, was 27 and his mother, Sarah Philura Nicholson, was 22. He married Elizabeth Sanders on 6 October 1725, in Perquimans, Carolina, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Perquimans, North Carolina, United States in 1743. He died on 16 December 1770, in Pasquotank, North Carolina, British Colonial America, at the age of 66, and was buried in Perquimans, North Carolina, British Colonial America.
English: habitational name from any of various places in northern England named with Old English nīwe ‘new’ (Middle English newe) + Old Norse bȳ ‘village, settlement’.