CROSBY GENEALOGY

My ancestor, Manson Hume CROSBY, lived in Penobscot County Maine in 1850. His ancestors lived in Somerset and Franklin Counties in Maine. This link is to Crosby burials in Franklin County.
Crosby Burials In Franklin Co ME

There is a Crosby "mail list;" This is an electronic message board where persons researching the Crosby surname can post questions about their Crosby line and, also, read the questions posted by other researchers.

For more information send email to Freeman CROSBY

Crosby list at ancestry http://boards.ancestry.com/mbexec?htx=board&r=rw&p=surnames.crosby&maxrows=25&dir=next

http://boards.ancestry.com/mbexec?htx=board&r=rw&p=surnames.crosbie&maxrows=25&dir=next


I believe the following list is my Crosby ancestry.
I would appreciate hearing from anyone who has connections to the names in this list.

Anthony CROSBY, born about 1545, married Alison _______

Thomas CROSBY, born about 1575, married Jane SOTHERON

Simon CROSBY, born Feb, 1608, married Ann BRIGHAM

Simon CROSBY, born August, 1637, married Rachel BRACKETT

Joseph CROSBY, born Jul 1669, married Sarah FRENCH

Robert CROSBY, born 1711, married Mehitable CHANDLER

Robert CROSBY, born about 1734, married Susannah ______

Asa T. CROSBY born Feb 27, 1766, New Ipswich, NH

Manson Hume CROSBY , born Feb 1796, married Sabra GETCHELL

Asa Thompson CROSBY Crosby, born 1834, married Alice JENNISON

NOTE: The above lineage list, down to Manson Hume Crosby, was taken from, "Crosby Ancestry and Descendants of Robert, Jonah and Joel Crosby, Maine Pioneers," by Marion Alberta Crosby, published about 1939. The accuracy of it has not been proven by this writer. The following chart is from the same source. The numbers in red are generation numbers.

1st
JOHN
born 1440
JOHN
1470-
ROBERT
1475-
RICHARD
1478-
WILLIAM
1480-
2nd
MILES
1483-
3rd
THOMAS
1510-1558/9
WILLIAM
- - - - -
MILES
1543-
4th
ANTHONY
1545-1599
RALPH
1547-
NICHOLAS
1550-
ELLEN
1571-
5th
Thomas
1575-1661
ANTHONY
1602-1632
THOMAS
1604-1658
WILLIAM
1606-1636
6th
EMIGRANT
SIMON
1608-1639
Rev. THOMAS
1635-1721
7th
SIMON
1637-1725
JOSEPH
1638-1695
RACHEL
1660-1721
SIMON
1663-1717
THOMAS
1665/6-1736/7
8th
JOSEPH
1669-1736
HANNAH
1672-1752
NATHAN
1674-1749
JOSIAH
1677-1745
MARY
1680-1748
SARAH
1684-1733
JOSEPH 1692-
WILLIAM
1697-1754
THOMAS
1701-
DAVID
1703-
9th
ROBERT
1711-1843
PELITIAH SARAH
1694-
RACHEL
1695-
MARY
1699-
PRUDENCE
1705-
HANNAH
1707-
DEBORAH
1709
10th
ROBERT
1734-?
JONAH
1736-1814
PHOEBE
1738-
JOEL
1739-1775
JOSIAH
1742
ROBERT
1761-1763
JONATHAN
1762 -
11th
ROBERT
1764-1832
ASA
1766-
SUSANNAH
1766-
PATTY
- - - - -
EBEN
- - - - -
DAVID
- - - - -
LYDIA
1789-2886
12th
LUTHER
1791-1862
DAMARIS
1787-1875
LOVINA
1804 -
ANSON
1806-1814
ROBERT - 18-8-1876 OTIS B.
1811-1883
EVELINE
1816-1900
JONAH
1818-1880
MARTHA
1822-1923
ALPHONSO
1823-1895
DELILAH
1825-1826
ETHELINDA
1831-1885
SARAH
1828-1890
13th
LUTHER B.
1833-1908
AUGUSTINE
1836-1898
ATWOOD
1838-1883
INFANT GIRL
EDGAR
1859-1898
ALICE M.
1860-
FANNIE
1863-1922
14th
NATHANIEL
1864-
LOIS
1865-1936
MINNIE
1869 -
LUTHER B.
1871-1875
CLAIRE A.
1903 -
EDGAR G.
1903-1903
15th
LUTHAN A.
1909-


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