Lucius was born in 1814 in Goshen, Connecticut, the son of John Colby and Anna.
He died on 20 MAR 1894. The place is not known.
He had two marriages/partners. His first wife was Rosetta F Perkins, who he married on 3 AUG 1835 in Bethany, Connecticut. Their twelve known children were Addie (c1836-?), Sarah (c1838-?), Francis (c1840-?), Lewis (c1842-?), Henry (c1844-?), Ellery (c1846-?), Mary (c1848-?), Immogene (c1850-?), Lauren (c1852-?), Frank E. (1854-1918), Ida (c1856-?) and Addie (c1858-?).
His second wife was Phoebe J Clark, who he married on 20 MAY 1893 in Auburn, New York. They had no known children.
|Death||20 MAR 1894|
Family Profile of ELLERY COLBY President of the Owego Bridge Company, written by Ken Colby, who copyrights his text and site presentation. He says he copyrights his "original information" as well, although facts cannot be copyrighted. His source: Our County and it's People a Memoral History of Tioga County, New York - by W. Kingman, 1897 p. 572 - gives the names of Lucius parents as John and Anna Colby. Other sources listed by Ken Coleman include,
1850 Federal Census of Scropio, Cayuga County, New York p. 118
1860 Federal Census of Groton, Tompkins County, NY
1880 Federal Census of Auburn, Cayuga County, p. 402 Veterinary Surgeon
City Directories of Auburn, Cayuga County
The will of Lucius H Colby
The Gravestone of Lucius H Colby
!Source: http://www.rootsweb.com/~nytioga/query99.htm by Kenneth W. Colby, 111 Skylark DR, Danville, VA