Clary Olivia Corbin

3 August 1876–11 May 1949 (Age 72)
Frederick, Virginia, United States

The Life of Clary Olivia

When Clary Olivia Corbin was born on 3 August 1876, in Frederick, Virginia, United States, her father, James W. Corbin, was 25 and her mother, Mary Weedon Parker, was 27. She married Lawrence Green Drummond on 21 December 1899, in Lexington, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. She lived in Winchester, Virginia, United States in 1910 and Winchester, Upshur, Virginia, United States in 1920. She died on 11 May 1949, in Chambersburg, Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 72.

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Family Time Line

Lawrence Green Drummond
1877–1954
Clary Olivia Corbin
1876–1949
Marriage: 21 December 1899
Mary Pauline Drummond
1901–1987
Margerite Drummond
1904–
Erwina R. Drummond
1906–
Evelyn D. Drummond
1907–1981
Lawrence E Drummond
1910–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
21 December 1899
Lexington, Virginia, United States
children

(5)

    Female1901–1987Female

    Margerite Drummond

    Female1904–Female

    Erwina R. Drummond

    Female1906–Female

    Female1907–1981Female

    Lawrence E Drummond

    Male1910–Male

Parents and Siblings

    James W. Corbin

    Male1851–1918Male

    Mary Weedon Parker

    Female1848–1904Female

siblings

(4)

    William Hite Corbin

    Male1870–Male

    Mary C. Corbin

    Female1873–Female

    Female1876–1949Female

    Josephine H. Corbin

    Female1882–Female

World Events (8)

1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

Age 1

Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.
1894 · Confederate Soldiers and Sailors Monument

Age 18

On May 30, 18944 the Confederate Soldiers and Sailors’ Monument was unveiled. It is 73 feet high and over looks Libby Hill Park. the statue represents the 13 Confederate States.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 20

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

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)

  • Olivie Drummonds in household of James W Corbin, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Olivia Drummond in household of Laurence G Drummond, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Olivia M Drummond in household of Laurence Drummond, "United States Census, 1930"

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