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William Tecumseh Colby
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Birth: 1864
Maine, USA
Death: Jan. 16, 1955
Seattle
King County
Washington, USA

Seattle Times
Seattle, Washington
Tuesday, January 18, 1955
Page 37 Column 7

Funeral Set For William Colby, 90

Masonic funeral services for William T. Colby, 90, a resident here 54 years, will be held at 3 o'clock Thursday in the Evans Funeral Home. Burial will be in Acacia.

Mr. Colby died Sunday in a hospital after a short illness. He was a stationary engineer here. He formerly had been a locomotive engineer for the Northern Pacific Railway in Minnesota. He was born in Beloit, Wis.

Mr. Colby was a life member of Green Lake Lodge No. 149, F. & A. M., and a member of Olympus Chapter No. 27, Royal Arch Masons of Bremerton. He lived at 3525 Iowa St.

Surviving are a daughter, Mrs. Corrine Ross, and a son, Thomas H. Colby, both of Seattle; a sister, Mrs. Mary Ann Smith, Los Angeles; three grandchildren, and two great grandchildren.
 
 
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 Parents:
  William Wallace Colby (1837 - 1912)
 
 Spouse:
  Emma D Smith Colby (1868 - 1942)
 
 Children:
  Corrinne Adel Colby Ross (1897 - 1982)*
  Thomas T Colby (1900 - 1972)*
 
 Siblings:
  Hulda Emma Colby Jones (1861 - 1933)*
  William Tecumseh Colby (1864 - 1955)
  Ellen Colby Woodcock (1870 - 1935)*
  Lulu Colby Daley (1875 - 1938)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Acacia Memorial Park and Funeral Home
Lake Forest Park
King County
Washington, USA
Plot: G6 Laurel Section, Lot 143A, Sp. 5.
 
Created by: Mary John
Record added: Nov 26, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 101339468
William Tecumseh Colby
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William Tecumseh Colby
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