William Edward Corbridge

9 July 1847–10 September 1929 (Age 82)
Blackburn, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of William Edward

When William Edward Corbridge was born on 9 July 1847, in Blackburn, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Corbridge Jr, was 37 and his mother, Ellen Parker, was 30. He married Elizabeth Jane Lee on 21 November 1870, in Blackburn, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States in 1910. He died on 10 September 1929, in Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, United States.

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William Edward Corbridge
Elizabeth Jane Lee
Marriage: 21 November 1870
Mary Elizabeth Corbridge
William Henry Corbridge
George Heber Corbridge
Emma Ellen Corbridge
John Edward Corbridge
Sarah Alice Corbridge
Joseph Lee Corbridge
Lillian Lee Corbridge
Ada Lee Corbridge

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    21 November 1870Blackburn, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 16
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    Age 16
    Historical Boundaries 1863: Idaho, Washington Territory, United States 1863: Boise, Washington Territory, United States 1863: Boise, Idaho Territory, United States 1864: Ada, Idaho Territory, United States 1890: Ada, Idaho, United States Notes:
    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
    Age 23
    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

    Name Meaning

    English (Yorkshire and Lancashire): habitational name from Corbridge in Northumberland, named in late Old English as Corebricg ‘bridge near Corchester’, from a shortened form of Corstopitum, the Celtic name of Corchester + Old English brycg ‘bridge’.

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

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    William's burial info

    William Edward Corbridge BIRTH 9 Jul 1847 Blackburn, Blackburn with Darwen Unitary Authority, Lancashire, England DEATH 10 Sep 1929 (aged 82) Pocatello, Bannock County, Idaho, USA BURIAL Mountain Vie …

    Sources (34)

    • William W Corbridge, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Wm. E. Corbridge in entry for Frederick Moore and Emma Ellen Corbridge Lawrence, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • Wm. Corludge in entry for Sarah A Peterson, "Idaho Death Certificates, 1911-1937"

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