Daniel Corbett Sr

29 December 1693–21 March 1753 (Age 59)
Woodstock, Windham, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America

The Life Summary of Daniel

When Daniel Corbett Sr was born on 29 December 1693, in Woodstock, Windham, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Robert Corbett, was 53 and his mother, Abiel Twitchell, was 30. He married Sarah Jones on 4 December 1717, in Mendon, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 7 daughters. He died on 21 March 1753, in Mendon, Worcester, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, at the age of 59, and was buried in Vernon Grove Cemetery, Milford, Worcester, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America.

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Daniel Corbett Sr
Sarah Jones
Marriage: 4 December 1717
Mercy Corbett
Daniel Corbett
Sarah Corbett
Nathaniel Corbett
Bridget Corbett
Eunice Corbett
Lois Corbett
Priscilla Corbett
Alice Corbett

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  • Marriage
    4 December 1717Mendon, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
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    Name Meaning

    English (West Midlands, of Norman origin): nickname from Old French corbet ‘raven’, probably denoting someone with dark hair or a dark complexion.History: This is the name of a family descended from Hugh Corbet, a Norman baron who settled in Shropshire following the Norman Conquest. One of his descendants, Sir Richard Corbet, was granted land near Shrewsbury in 1223; since the 13th century, this place has been known as Moreton Corbet. The name was taken from Shropshire to Scotland in the 12th century and to northern Ireland in the 17th century, and thence to North America by at least one group of bearers of the name.

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

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    Sources (23)

    • Daniell Corbitt, "Connecticut, Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"
    • Daniel Corbet, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1695-1910"
    • Daniel Corbett, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"

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