Jessie Augusta Shutts

Brief Life History of Jessie Augusta

When Jessie Augusta Shutts was born on 8 November 1888, in Stamford, Stamford, Delaware, New York, United States, her father, Charles Mallory Shutts, was 40 and her mother, Jennette E McKenzie, was 35. She married Robert Payne Corbin on 6 July 1909, in Stamford, Stamford, Delaware, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Rensselaer, Rensselaer, New York, United States for about 5 years and Greenbush, Rensselaer, New York, United States in 1950. She died on 11 June 1978, in Baldwinsville, Onondaga, New York, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Stamford Cemetery, Stamford, Delaware, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert Payne Corbin
1884–1961
Jessie Augusta Shutts
1888–1978
Marriage: 6 July 1909
Jay Arthur Corbin
1910–1972

Sources (12)

  • Jessie A Corbin, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Jessie Augusta Shuttes, "New York, County Marriages, 1847-1848; 1908-1936"
  • Jessie Augusta Shutts Corbin, "Find A Grave Index"

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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

1890 · Woman's Suffrage

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1912 · The Girl Scouts

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Name Meaning

English: variant of Shutt , with post-medieval excrescent -s.

Americanized form of German Schutz . Compare Schutts .

Americanized form of Dutch Schuts: occupational name for an archer, Middle Dutch schuts, or for a watchman or guard.

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

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