Early Colonial Settlers of Southern Maryland and Virginia's Northern Neck Counties

John Corbin

Male 1698 - 1758  (60 years)


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  • Name John Corbin 
    Born 1698  Hanover Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 2 Nov 1758  King George County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I006915  Tree1
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2019 

    Father John Corbin,   b. 25 Sep 1671, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1738, Brunswick Parish, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Smith,   b. Bef 1680, St. Mary's Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 8 Oct 1696  St. Mary's Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F04643  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Jennings,   b. Abt 1702, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Bef 1718  Hanover Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Rosamond Corbin,   b. Abt 1718, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. William Corbin,   b. 1720, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Dec 1796, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     3. Elizabeth Corbin,   b. 1722, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Anne Corbin,   b. Bef 1723, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1758, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 35 years)
     5. Alice Corbin,   b. 1723, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Apr 1755, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years)
     6. Million Corbin,   b. 1725, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1796, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     7. John Corbin,   b. Bef 1729, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 20 Mar 1786, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 57 years)
     8. Francis Corbin,   b. 1730, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jun 1782, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
     9. Margaret Corbin,   b. Aft 1742, Hanover Parish, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. David Corbin,   b. Abt 1745, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1828, Hampshire County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 83 years)
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F04633  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      KING GEORGE COUNTY VIRGINIA WILL BOOK A; 1752-1780 {Antient Press}; Page 95
      Will of John Corbin

      In the name of God, Amen: I, John Corbin, of King George County being sick and weak but in perfect mind and memory, God be thanked for same, do make and ordain this my last will and testament and for what Temporal estate God has blessed me with I shall depose of in manner and form following:
      Item: I give to my son Francis Corbin one black mare and one gun.
      Item: I give to my son David Corbin one feather bed and furniture
      Item: I give to my three daughters, Alice Corbin, Milla Corbin, and Margaret Corbin twenty shillings each.
      Item: My will and desire is that my land and all my personal Estate (except what is above mentioned) be sold at public auction to the highest bidder and what money is raised from that sale after my Debts, Legacies and funeral expenses are paid, to be equally divided amongst all my Sons and Daughters, William Corbin, John Corbin, Francis Corbin, David Corbin, Elizabeth Armstrong, Alice Corbin, Milla Corbin, and Margaret Corbin. I do appoint my two sons William Corbin and John Corbin to be executors of this my last will and testament. His X mark John Corbin (seal) Seal and delivered in the presence of Anderson Doniphin; William Bruce; William King - At a court held for King George County the 2nd day of November 1758...the within last will and testament of John Corbin deceased, was presented into Court by John Corbin one of the executors therein named and same was proved by the oaths of William Bruce and Anderson Doniphin two of the witnesses thereto subscribed and ordered to be recorded and is truly recorded. Teste: Rob. Armistead, CC Court.
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      Abstracts of Land Records of Richmond County, Virginia 1692-1704, by Mary Marshall Brewer.

      21 Feb 1692. Deed. RICHARD SHIPPIE of St. Mary's Parish Rich Co & ELLINOR (ELANER) my wife for 3500 pounds of tobb and cask sold to JOHN CORBIN of same place ... 160 a. tr of land pt/o 640 a. formerly belonging to JOHN & GEORGE MOTTS adj HABERD. Wit: ALEXR DONIPHAN, RICHD WALSH. Ackn 5 Nov 1696. (Bk 2pg: 200)

      13 Oct 1696. ELIANOR SHIPPIE came before ALEXR DONIPHAN and did sign seal and deliver the [above] deed and she did it freely and voluntarily. (Bk 2pg: 202)
      13 Oct 1696. Power of Atty. ELINOR SHIPPIE do appoint my loving friend JA HARRISON to be my atty to ackn the [above] deed unto JOHN CORBIN. Wit: ALEXR DONIPHAN, JOHN CORBIN. (Bk 2pg: 203)
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      1721-1735 King George County Deed Book 1-A, (Antient Press); pp. 347
      To all Christian people .. I JOHN CORBIN SENIOR of King George County, Parish of Brunswick .. in regard natural affection to my loving Son JOHN CORBIN JUNR. .. give 50 acres of land in Parish of Brunswick .. bound upon line where STEPHEN HANSFORD now lives; branch of Lambs creek ..
      Presence John Grant, John x Corbin
      Sacheveral x Norman, John Coburn
      3rd October 1735 .. Deed of Gift recorded.
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      1721-1735 King George County Deed Book 1-A, (Antient Press); pp. 348-349
      Indenture 1st August 1735 between JOHN CORBIN King George County & JOHN GRANT of same .. for Two thousand five hundred pounds Tobacco & Ten shillings current money .. grant part of dividend of land now in possession of JOHN CORBIN by estimate 50 acres bounded .. mouth of Spring Branch, line of DANIEL GRANT: STEPHEN HANSFORD: JOHN CORBIN JUNR.
      Presence Bryant x Chadwell, John x Corbin
      John x Corbin Junr.,
      Willm. x Reardon, David Bronaugh
      3rd October 1735 .. Deed of ffeofment recorded.

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      1735-1743 King George County Deed Book 2 (Antient Press); pp. 200- 201 To All Christian People .. I JOHN CORBIN SENR. of Brunswick Parish King George County .. in regard natural affection I bear my Beloved Son JOHN CORBIN JUNR. give .. 50 acres .. Brunswick Parish .. bounded corner STEPHEN HANSFORD .. division between JOHN GRANT & JOHN CORBIN JUNR. .. side of the Rowling Road betwixt Potomack & Rappahannock & thence down to a branch of Lambs Creek .. it being branch which runs from RICHARD BRYAN into Lambs Creek ..
      Presence John Coburn, John x Corbin Senr.
      Sacheveral x Norman, Bridget Coburn
      At a court held 5th May 1738 .. Deed of Gift recorded.

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