Robert Edward Colby1

#58569, b. March 1849, d. September 1918

Individual's Timeline

Birth RegMarch 1849Robert Edward Colby1,2
Marriage9 August 1869Robert Edward Colby1
Death RegSeptember 1918Robert Edward Colby3

Primary events

  • Birth Reg: Robert's birth was registered in the quarter ended in March 1849 in the Great Yarmouth registration district.1,2
  • Marriage: He married Maria Allen, daughter of Robert Allen and Elizabeth Larn, on Monday, 9 August 1869 in St Nicholas Church, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England, when they were 20 years and 5 months ~&~ 18 years old.1
  • Death Reg: Robert's death was registered in the quarter ended in September 1918 in the Great Yarmouth registration district. (His age calculates to 69 years and 6 months).3

Secondary circumstances

  • Occupation: Robert was a sailor.1

Census details

Children of Robert Edward Colby and Maria Allen


  1. Free parish registers, online,      Norfolk
    Place     Great Yarmouth
    Church     St Nicholas
    RegisterNumber     470
    MarriageDate     09 Aug 1869
    GroomForename     Robert
    GroomSurname     COLBY
    GroomAge     19
    GroomCondition     Bachelor
    GroomOccupation     Sailor
    GroomAbode     Row
    BrideForename     Maria
    BrideSurname     ALLEN
    BrideAge     20
    BrideCondition     Spinster
    BrideAbode     Row
    GroomFatherForename     Daniel Cooper
    GroomFatherSurname     COLBY
    GroomFatherOccupation     Lime Burner
    BrideFatherForename     Robert
    BrideFatherSurname     ALLEN
    BrideFatherOccupation     Shrimper
    WitnessOneForename     William
    WitnessOneSurname     DUCKETT
    WitnessTwoForename     Harriet
    WitnessTwoSurname     BOWLES
    FileNumber     4006.
  2. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online, Colby      Robert Edward            Yarmouth      13     392.
  3. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online, Colby      Robert      69      Yarmouth      4b     14.