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Richard CORBIN

Male 1797 - 1870  (72 years)


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  • Name Richard CORBIN 
    Born 30 Oct 1797  Pendelton District SC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    _UID 8DE81DB5D62D46E3BB259F2679A5E07D9340 
    Died 4 Oct 1870  Ellijay, Gilmer County GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Ellijay, Gilmer County GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I5452  Gatland
    Last Modified 15 Aug 2015 

    Father Samuel CORBIN,   b. Abt 1774, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bet. 1818?1866  (Age ~ 92 years) 
    Mother Violet HOOD,   b. Abt 1774, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bet. 1817?1869  (Age ~ 95 years) 
    Married Aft 1795 
    Family ID F2562  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 REBECCA,   b. 1795, SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bet. 1833?1890  (Age 95 years) 
    Married Abt 1814  SC? Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Martin Maston CORBIN,   b. 1815, Pendelton District SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bet. 1816?1905  (Age 90 years)
     2. James CORBIN,   b. 1817, Pendelton District SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bet. 1861?1909  (Age 92 years)
     3. Nelson Hester CORBIN,   b. May 1819, Pendelton District SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Apr 1904  (Age ~ 84 years)
     4. Charlotty CORBIN,   b. 6 Mar 1821, Pendelton District SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bet. 1822?1915  (Age 93 years)
     5. Edley D. CORBIN,   b. 1822, Habersham County GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bet. 1871?1914  (Age 92 years)
     6. Matilda CORBIN,   b. 1824, Habersham County GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bet. 1825?1918  (Age 94 years)
     7. Samuel CORBIN,   b. 1826, Habersham County GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bet. 1827?1916  (Age 90 years)
     8. Merida Carson CORBIN,   b. 1828, Habersham County GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jan 1897, Wise County TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     9. David CORBIN,   b. 1830, Habersham County GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1895, Yell County AR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
    Last Modified 15 Aug 2015 
    Family ID F2498  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Nancy YEARNEST,   b. May 1834, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Nov 1914, Lindale, Floyd County GA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 80 years) 
    Married 4 Jan 1858  Gilmer County GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mary Ann CORBIN,   b. Abt 1860, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bet. 1861?1954  (Age ~ 94 years)
     2. Peter CORBIN,   b. Abt 1862, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bet. 1863?1952  (Age ~ 90 years)
     3. Margret Charlotte CORBIN,   b. Abt 1863, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bet. 1890?1957  (Age ~ 94 years)
     4. Ethal C. "Eddie" CORBIN,   b. Abt 1868, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bet. 1890?1962  (Age ~ 94 years)
     5. Elluna Frances CORBIN,   b. Abt 1870, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bet. 1884?1964  (Age ~ 94 years)
    Last Modified 15 Aug 2015 
    Family ID F2499  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Richard Corbin & his first family lived in Habersham County GA. Richard is listed in the 1830 & 1840 census. A James Corbin, same age, is also listed in the 1830 Habersham County GA census. The relationship between these 2 men is unknown to me. 1830 Habersham County GA census: (8 people) 1 male 30-40 (Richard 35 yrs) 1 female 30-40 (Rebecca 33 yrs) 1 male10-15 2 males 5-10 2 males under 5 1 female 5-10 1840 Habersham County GA census: (11 people) 1 male 40-50 (Richard) 1 female 40-50 (Rebecca) 1 male 20-30 (James 22) 1 male 15-20 (Nelson 20) 2 males 10-15 (Samuel 14) (David 12) 2 males 5-10 (Merida 8) ? 1 male under 5 ? 1 female 15-20 (Matilda 17) 1 female under 5 ? 1832 Land Lottery has Richard Corbinas a resident of Stephens District and entitled to 2 draws. 1834 Habersham county Poor Scool records has secveral Corbin children listed: Nelson, Samuel, David, Matilda, Maranda and Edly. Served in Captain King's Company GA Volunteers (Private in the Infantry) May 1838. In the 1840's, Rebecca and some of the children moved to Alabama. In a physical description that Nancy gives of Richard "He is 6 ft tall, has blue eyes, has light/dark hair and has a fair complextion." Richard & Nancy are buried next to each other. His grave is surrounded by brick and is almost completely covered up by grass. The city cemetery is located on Corbin Hill in Ellijay GA.