Francis Corbin

about 1728–before 1 June 1782 (Age 54)
Virginia, United States

The Life of Francis

When Francis Corbin was born about 1728, in Virginia, United States, his father, John Corbin lll, was 30 and his mother, Elizabeth Betty Jennings, was 34. He married Ann Banks- Scott in 1747, in Essex, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons. He died before 1 June 1782, in Culpeper, Virginia, United States, at the age of 54.

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Family Time Line

Francis Corbin
1728–1782
Ann Banks- Scott
1729–1820
Marriage: 1747
David Corbin
1749–
Anderson Corbin Sr.
1760–1845
Charles Corbin
1751–
William Corbin
1753–
Richard Corbin
1761–
Adam Corbin
1775–

Spouse and Children

    Male1728–1782Male

    Ann Banks- Scott

    Female1729–1820Female

MARRIAGE
1747
Essex, Virginia, United States
children

(6)

    David Corbin

    Male1749–Male

    Charles Corbin

    Male1751–Male

    William Corbin

    Male1753–Male

    Anderson Corbin Sr.

    Male1760–1845Male

    Richard Corbin

    Male1761–Male

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(13)

+8 More Children

World Events (3)

1758 · Mount Vernon

Age 30

Mount Vernon Plantation was the home of George Washington. It started off as 2,000 acres and was later expanded to 8,000 acres. The house itself started off as a six room building then got extended to twenty-one rooms.
1776

Age 48

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1780 · Richmond Becomes the Capital

Age 52

On April 18, 1780 Richmond became the capital of Virginia. It was the temporary capital from 1780-1788.

Name Meaning

1 French and English: nickname meaning ‘little crow’, ‘raven’, from Old French, Middle English corbin, a diminutive of corb. Compare Corbett .2 English: possibly also a Norman habitational name from places in Calvados and Orne, France, named Corbon.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Virginia, Compiled Census and Census Substitutes Index, 1607-1890
  • Ancestry Family Trees
  • U.S. Civil War Soldiers, 1861-1865

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