no image

Elizabeth (Elliot) Colby (1691 - 1737)

Privacy Level: Open (White)
Elizabeth Colby formerly Elliot
Born in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusettsmap
Daughter of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusettsmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusettsmap
Profile last modified | Created 23 Jun 2014 | Last significant change: 22 Aug 2018
20:22: Darlene (Scott) Kerr edited the Biography for Elizabeth (Elliot) Colby. [Thank Darlene for this]
This page has been accessed 146 times.

Categories: Amesbury, Massachusetts.




Elizabeth Elliot was born on 11 November 1691 in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts to John Elliot (1660- 1732) and Naomi Tuxbury (1667-1733) or Tewksbury.

Marriage and Family

She married Jacob Colby (1688-1735) on 11 November 1724 in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts. She was his second wife.

Children of the Colby-Elliot Marriage

  1. Edmund Colby was born 8 December 1725 in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts. He died about 1825.
  2. Valentine Colby was born 29 May 1728 in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts. He died in 1812 in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USA.
  3. Thomas Colby was born on 31 January 1734 in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts. He married Susannah Ring (1727-1760) on 25 March 1755 in South Hampton, Rockingham, New Hampshire. Thomas died on 4 October 1760 in Crown Point, Essex, New York.


She died on 19 March 1733 in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts at the age of 66.


  • Colby, James W. "History of the Colby Family with Genealogical Tables". Waltham, MA: Colby Music House, 1895. Page 101. Located at
  • Massachusetts Town and Vital Records.
  • Massachusetts Marriages.

More Genealogy Tools

Sponsored by MyHeritage

Searching for someone else?
First: Last:

No known carriers of Elizabeth's mitochondrial DNA have taken an mtDNA test.

Have you taken a DNA test for genealogy? If so, login to add it. If not, see our friends at Ancestry DNA.

  • Login to edit this profile.
  • Public Comments: Login to post. (Best for messages specifically directed to those editing this profile. Limit 20 per day.)
  • Public Q&A: These will appear above and in the Genealogist-to-Genealogist (G2G) Forum. (Best for anything directed to the wider genealogy community.)

Elizabeth is 21 degrees from SJ Baty, 22 degrees from Orville Redenbacher and 17 degrees from Victoria of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

E  >  Elliot  |  C  >  Colby  >  Elizabeth (Elliot) Colby