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.
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 .
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 …