Elbridge G. Corbin

1816–14 October 1845 (Age 29)
Webster, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Elbridge G.

When Elbridge G. Corbin was born in 1816, in Webster, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Timothy Corbin, was 36 and his mother, Ruth Albee, was 36. He married Abigail Prince on 7 April 1840, in Webster, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died on 14 October 1845, in Chepachet, Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island, United States, at the age of 29.

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Family Time Line

Elbridge G. Corbin
1816–1845
Abigail Prince
1820–1880
Marriage: 7 April 1840
Julius Newton Corbin
1841–1843
Martha Elizabeth Corbin
1843–1907

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
7 April 1840
Webster, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
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World Events (7)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 3

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1820 · Making States Equal

Age 4

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 9

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

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)

  • Eldridge Corbin in entry for Marcellus A. Blair and Martha E. Corbin, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915"
  • Elbridge G. Corbin, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Elbridge G. Corbin, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"

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