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
Clary Olivia Corbin
Marriage: 21 December 1899
Mary Pauline Drummond
Margerite Drummond
Erwina R. Drummond
Evelyn D. Drummond
Lawrence E Drummond

Spouse and Children

21 December 1899
Lexington, Virginia, United States



    Margerite Drummond


    Erwina R. Drummond



    Lawrence E Drummond


Parents and Siblings

    James W. Corbin


    Mary Weedon Parker




    William Hite Corbin


    Mary C. Corbin



    Josephine H. Corbin


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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