Isaac Corry

Male31 January 1800–15 August 1881

Brief Life History of Isaac

When Isaac Corry was born on 31 January 1800, in St James, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom, his father, George Corry, was 35 and his mother, Margaret Cole, was 26. He married Jean Ritchie about 1820, in Scotland, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 15 August 1881, in Perth, Lanark, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 81, and was buried in Perth, Ontario, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Isaac Corry
Jean Ritchie
Marriage: about 1820
John Korry
Margaret Corry
Janet Corry
George Corry
William Corry
Elizabeth Corry
Ritchie L Corry
Robert Corry
Thomas Corry
Ann Jane Corry
Henry Corry

Sources (18)

  • Isaac Corry in household of Archibald Ford, "Canada Census, 1871"
  • Isaac Corry, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Isaac Curries, "Ontario, Marriages, 1800-1910"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1820Scotland, United Kingdom
  • Children (11)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1801 · The Act of Union

    Age 1

    The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.


    Age 15

    The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.


    Age 23

    Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

    Name Meaning

    Irish (Clare): shortened Anglicized form of Ó Corra or Ó Corraidh, see Corr . Alternatively, a shortened and altered form of McCorry .

    Scottish: variant of Corrie .

    Americanized form of Arabic Khoury or Khouri ‘priest’. Compare Cory .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Story Highlight

    25 January 1870--Letter from Isaac Corry to his brother, George Corry

    The following letter was written by Isaac Corry who lived in Perth, Lanark County, Ontario, Canada, to his younger brother, George, who lived in Cedar City, Iron County, Utah. The spelling has mostly …

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