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Re: John Corbin/Elizabeth Smith

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Re: John Corbin/Elizabeth Smith

Posted: 16 Apr 2002 3:43AM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Corbin, Fant, Gaunt, Thatcher
My husband's Corbin/Gaunt line is through this JOHN CORBIN.

His son, JOHN (1698, VA -- 1758, King George Co., VA) and unknown wife, had a son, JOHN who married FRANCES FANT.

JOHN's brother, WILLIAM, (my husband's line) married FRANCES's sister, SARAH. WILLAIM & SARAH had a son, JOHN M. CORBIN (1757, VA -- 1/16/1813, Culpeper Co., VA). His wife was FRANCES THATCHER who died 5/1/1814. This JOHN M. CORBIN is the brother of my husband's 3rd great grandmother, CATHERINE CORBIN, who married ANDREW GAUNT.

Culpeper Co., Deed Book AA, 525, William Corbin, No. 13, purchased the interest of his co-heirs in certain land which his father, No. 4, owned at his death; and, in that deed, the grantors are described as follows:
John Corbin and Frances, his wife, of Culpeper Co., Va.
Lewis Corbin and Elizabeth, his wife, of Bourbon Co., Ky.
William Gant and Ann, his wife, of Stafford Co., Va.
Isaiah Corbin and Lydia, his wife,
Benjamin Corbin and Nancy, his wife,
John Walker and Margaret, his wife,
Andrew Gant and Catherine, his wife, and
George Corbin and Sally, his wife, all of Culpeper Co., Va.

Culpeper County, VA, Will Book D, 201, Item I give in like manner unto Elizabeth Thatcher Corbin daughter of my son John Corbin one Negro wench Delphea & all her future increase.

Allied Families of Read, Corbin, Luttrell, and Bywaters

JOHN CORBIN, b. 3 Jan. 1747; d. 16 June 1813; m. Frances
Thatcher, who d. 1 May 1814, in her 57th year. (Grave Stones).
Culpeper Minute Book No. 8, page 8, shows that on 21 Mar. 1814.
"Frances Corbin, widow of John Corbin, deceased, by her note filed,
refused to abide by the will of her said husband." The book in which
this will was recorded is missing from the clerk's office.

Hope this helps,
Linda Cashen Gaunt
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
Pete Skirbunt 3 Nov 2001 3:34PM GMT 
Pete Skirbunt 3 Nov 2001 3:41PM GMT 
LindaGaunt569... 16 Apr 2002 9:43AM GMT 
kathryn corbin imhoff 11 May 2002 4:37PM GMT 
Kathryn Imhoff 31 May 2002 5:45AM GMT 
SharonGoetz60 6 Dec 2003 8:11PM GMT 
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