Macy-Colby House

Macy-Colby House The Macy-Colby House is a historically-significant 18th Century saltbox museum located in Amesbury, Massachusetts Opened to the public on the1st Saturdays of June, July, August, September & October in 2017.
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The Macy Colby House is a historically-significant 18th Century saltbox house located in Amesbury, Massachusetts.

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Hazel Kray and her daughter Ann Wilson at recognition ceremony for Hazel's late husband Milt Kray.  June 2015
07/01/2015

Hazel Kray and her daughter Ann Wilson at recognition ceremony for Hazel's late husband Milt Kray. June 2015

anceSTORY archives: Sarah Alice Huntington of Amesbury MA
01/30/2015
anceSTORY archives: Sarah Alice Huntington of Amesbury MA

anceSTORY archives: Sarah Alice Huntington of Amesbury MA

Alice Huntington, Amesbury MA, Anna M Gove, Colby-Macy House, Religious Society of Friends, Estes, Whitridge, Quakers, The Captains Well, Valentine Bagley, John Currier

Lowell's Boat Shop
01/29/2015

Lowell's Boat Shop

Check us out in #yankeemagazine this month! #lowellsboatshop #amesbury @yankeemagazine #nofilter

Boston Herald 1858 Anyone know who J R Colby or Colby's Band might be?
01/12/2015

Boston Herald 1858 Anyone know who J R Colby or Colby's Band might be?

Lake Attitash Association
01/10/2015

Lake Attitash Association

Beautiful moon over the frozen lake.

Macy Colby House Wishes You & Yours A Happy Christmas, Good Cheer, & A Peaceful New Year! Thank You For all Your Support...
12/12/2014

Macy Colby House Wishes You & Yours A Happy Christmas, Good Cheer, & A Peaceful New Year! Thank You For all Your Support.
See You In The Spring!

Happy Thanksgiving from The Macy Colby House!
11/27/2014

Happy Thanksgiving from The Macy Colby House!

Author Mark Colby excellent share! http://ancestoryarchives.blogspot.com/2014/11/ancestors-great-great-grandfather.html
11/23/2014
anceSTORY archives: Ancestors – Great Great Grandfather George Curwin Ward Colby 1801-1889

Author Mark Colby excellent share! http://ancestoryarchives.blogspot.com/2014/11/ancestors-great-great-grandfather.html

George Curwin Ward Colby. Harriet Taylor Colby, Isaac Newton Colby, Elizabeth Cushing Colby, Craven Langstroth Betts, Caleb Haskell, Dr. Azor Betts, Laurie Short Jarvis, Macy Colby House, Glorianna Purdy Betts, Harriet Kitching/Kitchen, Patti Clasen, Mark Colby, Robert and Margaret Mary (Dawson) Col…

Samuel V Colby b in Maine son of Charles Pressey Colby and Hannah R Wentworth moved to Gloucester MA and a thanks to Cap...
11/20/2014
anceSTORY archives: Samuel Veazy Colby Gloucester MA

Samuel V Colby b in Maine son of Charles Pressey Colby and Hannah R Wentworth moved to Gloucester MA and a thanks to Cape Ann Museum for a photo share of Samuel's son Ben Colby sailmaking biz which he carried on from his father http://ancestoryarchives.blogspot.com/2014/11/samuel-veazy-colby-gloucester-ma.html

Gloucester MA, Samuel V Colby, Charles Pressey Colby, Hannah R Wentworth, Hannah Maria MARSTON, Gloucester MA, U S S Colorado, sail maker, Dennis & Colby,

Gardner Colby from Colby College Bicentennial Special Edition
11/17/2014

Gardner Colby from Colby College Bicentennial Special Edition

Love this! For Macy folks Thomac C Macy in honor of Abiah Folger Franklin
11/15/2014

Love this! For Macy folks Thomac C Macy in honor of Abiah Folger Franklin

From Patti Clasen a descendant of the ColbyEllsworth Line. It was the photo album of Harriet Colby Ellsworth.
11/09/2014

From Patti Clasen a descendant of the ColbyEllsworth Line. It was the photo album of Harriet Colby Ellsworth.

From a photo album book at the house Quaker Lady1883 Amesbury MA Need to ID Please share and any information let us now....
11/06/2014

From a photo album book at the house Quaker Lady1883 Amesbury MA Need to ID Please share and any information let us now. Thanks

Stoddard Benham Colby  ANTHONY COLBY SAMUEL COLBY (abt 1638 - 1715/6) of Amesbury m. Elizabeth SargeantSAMUEL COLBY (b. ...
11/06/2014
anceSTORY archives: Stoddard Benham Colby

Stoddard Benham Colby
ANTHONY COLBY
SAMUEL COLBY (abt 1638 - 1715/6) of Amesbury m. Elizabeth Sargeant
SAMUEL COLBY (b. 1671 - bef. 1746) of Amesbury m. Dorothy Ambrose
ENS. ENOCH COLBY (1702 - 1780) of Hampton Falls and Chester m. Abigail Sanborn
ENOCH COLBY (bp. 1728 - 1778) of Candia m. Abigail Blaisdell
SAMUEL COLBY (1766 - 1834) of Thornton and Derby m. Ruth French
CAPT. NEHEMIAH COLBY (1785 - 1862) of Derby m. Melinda Larrabee (1790 - 1842)
HON. STODDARD BENHAM COLBY (1816 - 1867) of Derby and Montpelier m. Harriet Elizabeth Proctor
LAURA MELINDA COLBY (1844 - 1921) m. Brig. Gen. Asa Bacon Carey http://ancestoryarchives.blogspot.com/2014/05/stoddard-benham-colby.html

Stoddard Benham Colby, Vermont, Peck, Proctor, Parker, Stokes, Redfield, Hunt, Upham, Cary, Sibert, Palmer, Luckey,

Elizabeth Ann Florantha George (SEPT 4 1821-July 21, 1874) married William Wallace Colby (Ebenzer, Colman, Abraham, Abra...
11/06/2014

Elizabeth Ann Florantha George (SEPT 4 1821-July 21, 1874) married William Wallace Colby (Ebenzer, Colman, Abraham, Abraham, Isaac, Anthony) This portrait is at the House in the Parlor Room
Elizabeth and William had 10 children. William was a funeral director in Lawrence MA. See Colby Family & Others http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~colby/colbyfam/b364.html

The spooky tale of a Newburyport ghost hunter
10/30/2014
The spooky tale of a Newburyport ghost hunter

The spooky tale of a Newburyport ghost hunter

The Josiah Little House at 350 High St., Newburyport, was the magical edifice for John Cuthbert Parker, a famous paranormal investigator who bewitched a whole generation of New Englanders.

Old Amesbury-Natives
10/29/2014

Old Amesbury-Natives

Good morning from the top of Pow Hill. This picnic area / bandstand once stood at the top of Pow Hill.

Mrs Edward Wood, North Hampton, NH Mrs Luther Colby & Mrs. James A Jackman both of Amesbury MA
10/29/2014

Mrs Edward Wood, North Hampton, NH Mrs Luther Colby & Mrs. James A Jackman both of Amesbury MA

We have a file at the house Booklet of 100 Early American Colby Lines compiled by Bertha Colby Vincent and here is a pic...
10/29/2014

We have a file at the house Booklet of 100 Early American Colby Lines compiled by Bertha Colby Vincent and here is a picture of William C Flanders, overseer of Macy Colby House from 1979 Amesbury News

William Osgood House
10/29/2014

William Osgood House

Dorchester Historical Society
10/27/2014

Dorchester Historical Society

Jeff Gonyeau and Earl Taylor accepted the award for the restoration of the Clapp Family Barn, Dorchester Historical Society, at the Boston Preservation Alliance award ceremony 10-21-14. Photo by Julie Simmons.

Ruth Stearns from Nebraska sent me some amazing photos which I will add to a blog post she read that I had worked on, bu...
10/25/2014

Ruth Stearns from Nebraska sent me some amazing photos which I will add to a blog post she read that I had worked on, but here is one from Haverhill MA with Blaisdell business Armistice Day. William Dennett Stearns worked at the Haverhill National Bank next door

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257 Main St
Amesbury, MA
01913

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My husband Robert Macy is a direct descendant to Thomas W Macy. I am in possession of the record of each generation. We have 2 sons and one of those sons also has a son and is about to have another Macy son. We live in Minot North Dakota and hope to visit the Macy Colby House and chat someday :)....so thankful for history! God bless all of you for keeping the wonderful story alive! This is part of what makes America great and is a great part of American history!!!!!