When Arthur Orville Corbin was born on 15 March 1860, in Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Aurelius Orvella Corbin, was 38 and his mother, Ruth Blodgett, was 35. He married Harriett L Mott on 7 October 1885, in Roslyn, North Hempstead, Nassau, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He died on 11 December 1931, at the age of 71, and was buried in Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States.
French and English: nickname meaning ‘little crow, raven’, possibly applied to a black haired man, from Old French, Middle English corbin, a diminutive of corb ‘raven’ (Anglo-Norman French corbin, corfbin ‘crow, raven’).
English (of Norman origin): habitational name from any of the places in Calvados and Orne, France, named Corbon.
Irish: variant of Corban .