Luke Colburn was my grandfather. His fathers name was George, and grandfather's name Giles. Giles was born in Lebanon,New Hampshire, 16 Nov 1797. He married Sylvia Sherman, born 6 Dec. 1802 in Duchess Co. New York. Married Giles Colburn 10 Oct. 1822 in Fairfield. 20 October 1831.....petition of divorce filed by Sylvia Colburn of Fairfield, Vermont. Giles deserted her 20 June 1831. During their marriage he commited adultry. The court determined he was living outside of Vermont.