Sybil Corey

17 June 1809–
Hancock, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Sybil

When Sybil Corey was born on 17 June 1809, in Hancock, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Abel John Corey, was 43 and her mother, Abigail "Nabbie" Hall, was 35.

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Abel John Corey
Abigail "Nabbie" Hall
Catherine Corey
Othonial Corey
Heartie Cory
Clark Allen Corey
Alice Elsie Corey
Humility Corey
Harty Corey
Hamilton Corey
Sybil Corey
Thomas Harvey Corey
Freeborn Corey
Amy Cory

Parents and Siblings


    Abigail "Nabbie" Hall




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World Events (3)


Age 3

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1812 · War of 1812

Age 3

Because of the outbreak of war from Napoleonic France, Britain decided to blockade the trade between the United States and the French. The US then fought this action and said it was illegal under international law. Britain supplied Native Americans who raided settlers living on the frontier and halting expansion westward. In 1814, one of the British raids stormed into Washington D.C. burning down the capital. Neither the Americans or the British wanted to continue fighting, so negotiations of peace began. After Treaty of Ghent was signed, Unaware of the treaty, British forces invaded Louisiana but were defeated in January 1815.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 10

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

1 English: from the Old Norse personal name Kori, which is of uncertain meaning.2 Northern Irish: variant of Curry .

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

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