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I am new to the list and would just like to let you know who I am currently
Daniel Joseph Colby (Colbey) (No more details) married Margaret Shiel (No
Michael Colby (Colbey) B: Abt. 1854 Ireland
James Colby (Colbey) B: Abt. 1860 Ireland
The family story states that there were more children and that 2 other
brothers immigrated to America.
I have located Michael and James in the 1881 England Census. Information as
LISTED UNDER COLBEY
Michael and Bridgett Colbey lived at 48 Ropers YD Wigan.
Michael - 26years old Labourer Born - Ireland.
Bridgett - 23 years old Wife Born - Wigan.
Mary - 18months Born - Wigan.
James Colby lived at 4 Top Croft Street Wigan.
James was a lodger 21years old coalminer born Ireland.
4 Top Croft Street was owned by Mary Belshaw and had several other boarders
at the time. Mary Belshaw was born in Ireland.
Michael Colby (Colbey) married St. Johns, Wigan, Lancaster, England to
Bridget Walsh B: 1859 Wigan, Lancaster, England.
Mary Colby B: 1880 Wigan, Lancaster, England
Ellen Colby B: 1881 Wigan, Lancaster, England
Thomas Colby B: Unknown
James Colby B: 1886 Framwellgate, Count Durham, England
Martin Colby B: Abt. 1893 Unknown
Margaret Colby B: 1895 Unknown
Anne Colby B: 1897 Unknown
Joseph Colby B: Unknown
If anyone has any information that may help me in my quest for information
on my ancestors it would be greatly appreciated, or if you think you may
be looking for the same people I would appreciate you contacting me, as I
am willing to share any information I may have.
Thank you for taking the time to read this email.