|Albert Haywood Colby (1842-1918)|
A direct descendant of Anthony Colby of Amesbury MA (Rowell, David, Rowell, Zaccheus, Jacob, Thomas, Anthony)
Albert H Colby was born on 3 SEP 1842 in Illinois.
Parents Rowell COLBY and Abigail LIVINGSTON
Spouse: Jeanette BRACE. Albert Hayward COLBY and Jeanette BRACE were married on 18 SEP 1867 in Stephenson County, Illinois. (SOURCE: Illinois Marriages, 1763-1900.) They were divorced about 1876. Children were: Emery V. COLBY.
Spouse: Ella E. KENDALL. Albert Hayward COLBY and Ella E. KENDALL were married on 2 SEP 1877 in Stephenson County, Illinois. (SOURCE: Illinois Marriages, 1763-1900.) Children were: Frank Kendall COLBY, Hayward Tecumsch COLBY.
He appeared in the census in 1850 in Silver Creek, Stephenson County, Illinois. (living at home with father and mother.) He appeared in the census on 18 JUN 1860 in Silver Creek, Stephenson County, Illinois. (living at home with father and mother.) He served in the military from AUG 1862 to JUN 1865.
Name: Albert H Colby ,
Residence: Silver Creek, Illinois
Enlistment Date: 14 August 1862
Distinguished Service: DISTINGUISHED SERVICE
Side Served: Union
State Served: Illinois
Unit Numbers: 419 419
Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on 14 August 1862
Enlisted in Company F, 92nd Infantry Regiment Illinois on 04 September 1862.
Absent, sick on 21 June 1865
Mustered out Company F, 92nd Infantry Regiment Illinois on 21 June 1865 in Greensboro, NC
He appeared in the census in 1870 in Silver Creek, Stephenson County, Illinois. He appeared in the census in 1880 in Silver Creek, Stephenson County, Illinois.
Census Place: Silver Creek, Stephenson, Illinois
Source: FHL Film 1254253 National Archives Film T9-0253 Page 288B
Relation Sex Marr Race Age Birthplace
Albert H. COLBY Self M M W 38 IL
Occ: Farmer Fa: NH Mo: NH
Ella COLBY Wife F M W 22 IL
Occ: Keeping House Fa: NY Mo: NY
Emery COLBY Son M S W 10 IL
Fa: IL Mo: IL
Nelley O MALLEY Other F S W 20 OH
Occ: Teaching School Fa: NY Mo: NY
He appeared in the census in 1900 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California. (listed as divorced.) He died on 14 JUN 1918.
According to record in Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Illinois
August 14 1862 Absent Sick
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