Harbird Corbitt

Brief Life History of Harbird

When Harbird Corbitt was born on 2 January 1802, in Barnwell, South Carolina, United States, his father, Isham Corbitt, was 24 and his mother, Amelia Millie Stokes, was 22. He married Luraney Boyette about 1830, in Homerville, Clinch, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 2 daughters. He died about 1859, in Homerville, Clinch, Georgia, United States, at the age of 58, and was buried in Arabia Cemetery, Homerville, Clinch, Georgia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Harbird Corbitt
1802–1859
Luraney Boyette
1816–1886
Marriage: about 1830
Reuben Green Corbitt
1841–1914
Harbird Corbitt
1846–
Elizabeth Corbitt
1852–
Daniel Corbett
1843–
Irwin J. Corbitt
1844–1928
Warren Owen Corbett
1848–
Lowndes Corbett
1850–
Luraney Corbitt
1851–1927
James Corbitt
1854–1915
Newsom Corbitt
1857–

Sources (11)

  • Harbird Corbett, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Harbird CORBITT - Government record: birth-name: Harbird Corbitt
  • Harbird Corbitt, "Find A Grave Index"

World Events (8)

1803

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

1803 · Gerogia's First Land Lottery

Georgia’s first land lottery act was signed by Governor John Milledge. The first drawings for the land lottery were held two years later in 1805.

1822 · Slave Rebellion

"On June 16, 1822, Denmark Vesey a free and self-educated African American leads a slave rebellion called ""the rising."" The interesting thing about this rebellion is that it does not really happen. The only thing the judges have to go on is the testimony of people that witness it."

Name Meaning

English: variant of Corbett .

Irish: variant of Corban .

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

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Cousins Newsom Corbitt and Newsom Corbitt

This entry is to help researchers distinguish the two Newsom Corbitts who are very easy to get confused. It will summarize the details of each. 1. Newsom Corbitt (GQ6W-68V) was son of Harbird Corbit …

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