Jane Ann CORBIN1,2

(1862 - 1956)
Father*William CORBIN1 b. c 1835, d. 1905
Mother*Elizabeth WALTERS1 b. c 1831, d. 1900
Jane Ann CORBIN was born in Wimborne, Dorset, on 23 April 1862.3,4 and was baptised on 23 May 1862 in Wimborne.2
The siblings Jethro and Jane were listed in the 1871 census at East Borough in Wimborne, Dorset, with their parents, William CORBIN and Elizabeth WALTERS.5
She was listed as the niece of Sidney WALTERS in the 1881 Census at Elwell St in Upwey, Dorset.6
She was listed as the niece of Sidney WALTERS in the 1891 Census at Elwell St in Upwey, Dorset.7
She was listed in the 1901 census at Elwell St in Upwey, Dorset, in the household of her father William CORBIN, where she was assistant to the Postmaster (her father).8
She was listed in the 1911 census at the Post Office in Upwey, Dorset, where she was now the Postmistress, with her cousin Alice May YOUNG as assistant.9

She was listed in the 1939 Register at 17 Elwell St in Weymouth, Dorset; she was the sub-postmistress.4

Jane died on 13 December 1956 in Weymouth, Dorset, at age 94.10,11

Her will was probated in Winchester, Hampshire, on 31 January 1957 with her estate valued at £2680/12/1.11

Citations

  1. [S367] Census - 2 Apr 1871, UK census, ED 1 RG10-1984 Folio 10 p12-13.
  2. [S418] Ancestry.com - misc sources, at http://www.ancestry.com/, Dorset History Centre; Dorset Parish Registers; Reference: PE/WM.
  3. [S367] Census - 2 Apr 1871, UK census, ED 1 RG10-1984 Folio 10 p12-13 GSU roll 830892.
  4. [S1044] Census - 29 Sep 1939, UK Register, RG101/6942G/008/42, Letter Code: WKRO, Schedule 81.
  5. [S367] Census - 2 Apr 1871, UK census, ED 1 RG10-1984 Folio 10 p13 GSU roll 830892 and also the records for those attached to the Navy Gunnery College (HMS Cambridge, RG10-2141 Folio 13 p1 - 25 GSU roll 832035) show a George Amor as "on leave, not yet joined, no particulars known."
  6. [S116] Census - 3 Apr 1881, UK Census, ED 1 RG11-2103 Folio 21 p35 GSU roll 1341507.
  7. [S178] Census - 5 Apr 1891, UK census, ED 1 RG12-1645 Folio 14 p22 GSU roll 6096755.
  8. [S430] Census - 31 Mar 1901, UK census, ED 1 RG13-1990 Folio 9 p10.
  9. [S687] Census - 2 Apr 1911, UK census, RG14PN12332 RG78PN701 RD263 SD1 ED1 SN165.
  10. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Weymouth, Vol 6a, p615, 4Q1956, aged 94.
  11. [S677] Index - England High Court of Justice, England & Wales National Probate Calendar, probate granted at Winchester to Daisy Maud CORBIN, spinster and Alfred COOKE, naval pensioner.

Jethro Sidney James CORBIN1,2

(1860 - 1934)
Father*William CORBIN3 b. c 1835, d. 1905
Mother*Elizabeth WALTERS3 b. c 1831, d. 1900
Jethro's birth was registered between January 1860 and March 1860 in Cranbourne, Dorset.3,2 and was baptised on 8 April 1860.1
He was listed as the grandson of Jethro WALTERS in the 1861 Census in Upwey, Dorset.3
The siblings Jethro and Jane were listed in the 1871 census at East Borough in Wimborne, Dorset, with their parents, William CORBIN and Elizabeth WALTERS.4
He was listed in the 1881 census at 53 Silver St in Alderbury, Wiltshire, where he was a grocer shopman in the employ of one Robert STOKES (grocer) and seemed also to be lodging with the family.5

He married Julia STICKLAND at the Parish Church in Poole, Canford Magna, Dorset, on 3 August 1887.6,7

He was listed in the 1891 census as Head of Family at 2 Grosvenor Terrace in Salisbury, Wiltshire, with his wife Julia; he was a grocer's assistant. Their child Daisy was listed as living with them.8

He was listed in the 1901 census as Head of Family at 1 London St in Milborne Port, Somerset, with his wife Julia; he was a grocer shop-keeper. Their child Daisy was listed as living with them, as was Julia's mother Matilda STICKLAND and Jethro's niece Mabel MUSGARVE.9

He was appointed administrator of Elizabeth WALTERS's estate in Blandford on 1 January 1907.10

He was appointed administrator of Sidney WALTERS's estate in Blandford on 14 September 1908.10

He was listed in the 1911 census as Head of Family at 33 Denham Rd in Sheffield, Yorkshire, with his wife Julia; he was a grocer's assistant. Their child Daisy was listed as living with them.11

Jethro's death was registered between January 1934 and March 1934 in Shaftesbury, Dorset.12 He was buried on 13 March 1934 at the St Lawrence's churchyard.1

Family

Julia STICKLAND (1861 - 1939)
Child

Citations

  1. [S418] Ancestry.com - misc sources, at http://www.ancestry.com/, Dorset History Centre; Dorset Parish Registers; Reference: PE/UPW: RE 9 - 15.
  2. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Wimborne, Vol 5a, p311, 1Q1860, mother's maiden name WATERS.
  3. [S340] Census - 7 Apr 1861, UK census, ED 1 RG9-1348 Folio 14 p22 GSU roll 542799.
  4. [S367] Census - 2 Apr 1871, UK census, ED 1 RG10-1984 Folio 10 p13 GSU roll 830892 and also the records for those attached to the Navy Gunnery College (HMS Cambridge, RG10-2141 Folio 13 p1 - 25 GSU roll 832035) show a George Amor as "on leave, not yet joined, no particulars known."
  5. [S116] Census - 3 Apr 1881, UK Census, ED 4 RG11-2071 Folio 57 p19 GSU roll 1341499.
  6. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Marriage: District of Poole, Vol 5a, p449, 3Q1887.
  7. [S418] Ancestry.com - misc sources, at http://www.ancestry.com/, Dorset Parish Registers; Reference PE/CAM RE3/5, p205.
  8. [S178] Census - 5 Apr 1891, UK census, ED 6 RG12-1617 Folio 117 p45 GSU roll 6096727.
  9. [S430] Census - 31 Mar 1901, UK census, ED 9 RG13-2304 Folio 92 p1.
  10. [S677] Index - England High Court of Justice, England & Wales National Probate Calendar, administration granted in Blandford to Jethro Sidney James Watters CORBIN, grocer.
  11. [S687] Census - 2 Apr 1911, UK census, RG14PN27844 RG78PN1593 RD509 SD7 ED14 SN125.
  12. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Shaftesbury, Vol 5a, p264, 1Q1934, aged 74.

Leonard George CORBIN1

(c 1920 - 2014)
Father*Thomas CORBIN b. c 1891, d. c 1977
Mother*Evelyne Laine LENFESTEY b. 1891, d. 1933
Leonard George CORBIN was born circa July 1920 in Guernsey, Channel Islands.1

He married Mary Elizabeth WALKER in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, in 1944.1,2

He served with the RAF during WWII (#55119) and was appointed Flying Officer (extended service AMO A775/45 scheme B) on 15 May 1947.3

He was awarded the MBE in the New Year Honours list (2000) for services to the community on Guernsey.4

He was widowed on the death of his wife Mary in 2009.

Leonard died on 30 December 2014 at St John's Residential Home in Guernsey, Channel Islands.1

Family

Mary Elizabeth WALKER (1923 - 2009)
Child
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Citations

  1. [S1009] Newspaper - Guernsey Press, issue of 5 Jan 2015, Death Notice.
  2. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Marriage: GRO Index Army Marriages (1881 to 1955), British nationals armed forces marriages 1796-2005, p1564, line 120 & 113.
  3. [S943] Newspaper - London Gazette, supplement of 18 Nov 1947, p5424.
  4. [S1010] BBC News website, at http://news.bbc.co.uk/, Special report 1999:12:99 New Years Honours, Friday, 31 Dec 1999.
  5. [S1009] Newspaper - Guernsey Press, issue of 24 Oct 2013, Death Notices.

Madeline CORBIN

(c 1917 - c 1945)
Father*Thomas CORBIN b. c 1891, d. c 1977
Mother*Evelyne Laine LENFESTEY b. 1891, d. 1933
Madeline CORBIN was born circa 1917 in Guernsey, Channel Islands.

She married Owen JONES in Guernsey, Channel Islands, circa 1937.

Madeline died circa 1945 in Guernsey, Channel Islands.

Family

Owen JONES (c 1915 - c 1979)
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Marguerite Alison CORBIN1

( - 2013)
Father*Leonard George CORBIN1 b. c 1920, d. 2014
Mother*Mary Elizabeth WALKER1 b. 1923, d. 2009
Marguerite died on 20 October 2013 at home in Banstead, Surrey, after a long illness.1,2

Her will was probated in London, Middlesex, on 1 October 2014.2
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Citations

  1. [S1009] Newspaper - Guernsey Press, issue of 24 Oct 2013, Death Notices.
  2. [S677] Index - England High Court of Justice, England & Wales National Probate Calendar, probate recorded at London registry, no. 4409538.

Phyllis CORBIN

(c 1918 - c 1918)
Father*Thomas CORBIN b. c 1891, d. c 1977
Mother*Evelyne Laine LENFESTEY b. 1891, d. 1933
Phyllis died circa 1918 in Guernsey, Channel Islands. She was born circa 1918 in Guernsey, Channel Islands.
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Thomas CORBIN

(c 1891 - c 1977)
Thomas CORBIN was born circa 1891 in Guernsey, Channel Islands.

He married Evelyne Laine LENFESTEY, daughter of John George LENFESTEY and Maria LE QUESNE.

He was widowed on the death of his wife Evelyne in 1933.1

He married Gertrude TOSTEVIN.

Thomas died circa 1977 in Guernsey, Channel Islands.

Family 1

Evelyne Laine LENFESTEY (1891 - 1933)
Children

Family 2

Gertrude TOSTEVIN (c 1902 - c 1983)
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Citations

  1. [S1136] Photo - Guernsey families, #L20 LENFESTEY family, submitted by members #148, Mr & Mrs J.W.SARRE.

Thomas CORBIN

(c 1915 - 1965)
Father*Thomas CORBIN b. c 1891, d. c 1977
Mother*Evelyne Laine LENFESTEY b. 1891, d. 1933
Thomas CORBIN was born circa 1915 in St Pierre-du-Bois, Guernsey, Channel Islands.

He married Freda BAMFORD.

Thomas's death was registered between July 1965 and September 1965 in Romsey, Hampshire.1

Family

Freda BAMFORD (c 1920 - c 1982)
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Citations

  1. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Romsey, Vol 6b, p554, 3Q1965, aged 50.

William CORBIN

(c 1835 - 1905)
William CORBIN was born circa 1835 in Hampreston, Dorset.1 He was baptised in Hampreston, Dorset, on 8 March 1835, father John CORBIN and mother Jane (although she is subsequently listed as Ann in census records).2
He was listed in the 1841 census in Kinson, Canford, Dorset, in his parent's household, where his father John was a dairyman.3

He married Elizabeth WALTERS, daughter of Jethro WALTERS and Jane HALL, at the Parish Church in Wimborne, Upwey, Dorset, on 7 March 1859. William was described as yeoman, as was his father John, and Elizabeth's father was Jethro WALTERS, mason.4
He was listed in the 1861 census in Wimborne, Wimborne Minster, Dorset, in his parent's household, with his siblings Henry, Martha and Emma. His father John was a farmer of 120 acres and employed four labourers - William may have been one, as he is listed here rather than with his wife and son, who are with her parents.5

He was listed in the 1871 census as Head of Family at East Borough in Wimborne, Dorset, with his wife Elizabeth; he was an inn-keeper. Their children Jethro and Jane were listed as living with them, as was his nephew George Frederick AMOR.6

He was listed in the 1881 census as Head of Family at West Borough in Wimborne, Dorset, with his wife Elizabeth; he was now a carrier and the household included six lodgers of various ages and trades.7

He was listed in the 1891 census as Head of Family at the Post Office in Upwey, Dorset, with his wife Elizabeth; he was now the local Postmaster.8

He was widowed on the death of his wife Elizabeth on 16 February 1900.9,10

He was listed in the 1901 census as Head of Family at Elwell St in Upwey, Dorset; he was still the local Postmaster. His daughter Jane was listed as living with him.11

William's death was registered between January 1905 and March 1905 in Weymouth, Dorset.12 He was buried on 6 March 1905.4

Family

Elizabeth WALTERS (c 1831 - 1900)
Children

Citations

  1. [S367] Census - 2 Apr 1871, UK census, ED 1 RG10-1984 Folio 10 p12 GSU roll 830892.
  2. [S871] FamilySearch, at https://familysearch.org/, FHL film 1279499, item 6, p54, England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975.
  3. [S117] Census - 6 Jun 1841, UK census, ED 4 HO107-287-4 Folio 10 p14 GSU roll 241340.
  4. [S418] Ancestry.com - misc sources, at http://www.ancestry.com/, Dorset History Centre; Dorset Parish Registers; Reference: PE/UPW: RE 9 - 15.
  5. [S340] Census - 7 Apr 1861, UK census, ED 1 RG9-1338 Folio 1 p1 GSU roll 542798.
  6. [S367] Census - 2 Apr 1871, UK census, ED 1 RG10-1984 Folio 10 p13 GSU roll 830892 and also the records for those attached to the Navy Gunnery College (HMS Cambridge, RG10-2141 Folio 13 p1 - 25 GSU roll 832035) show a George Amor as "on leave, not yet joined, no particulars known."
  7. [S116] Census - 3 Apr 1881, UK Census, ED 1 RG11-2093 Folio 40 p74 GSU roll 1341505.
  8. [S178] Census - 5 Apr 1891, UK census, ED 1 RG12-1645 Folio 14 p22 GSU roll 6096755.
  9. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Weymouth, Vol 5a, p231, 1Q1900, aged 68.
  10. [S677] Index - England High Court of Justice, England & Wales National Probate Calendar, administration granted in Blandford to Jethro Sidney James Watters CORBIN, grocer.
  11. [S430] Census - 31 Mar 1901, UK census, ED 1 RG13-1990 Folio 9 p10.
  12. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Weymouth, Vol 5a, p212, 1Q1905, aged 67(?).
  13. [S340] Census - 7 Apr 1861, UK census, ED 1 RG9-1348 Folio 14 p22 GSU roll 542799.
  14. [S367] Census - 2 Apr 1871, UK census, ED 1 RG10-1984 Folio 10 p12-13.

Ebenezer CORNELL

He married Mary FORSAITH, daughter of Samuel FORSAITH and Sarah ANDREWS, at St John the Baptist in Hoxton, Shoreditch, Middlesex, on 16 October 1832.1,2

Family

Mary FORSAITH (1780 - 1865)
ChartsSamuel Forsaith (c1702-1751) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S189] International Genealogical Index (IGI), Batch No. M040371, Source Call No. 0590841
    Marriages - St John The Baptist, Hoxton, Shoreditch, County of Middlesex, England (1830-1836), p.81 No.243
    Marriage solemnized in the District Parish of St John the Baptist Hoxton in the County of Middlesex in the Year 1832
    Ebenezer Cornell of this Parish, Widower, and Mary Forsaith of this Parish, Spinster were married in this Church by Licence this Sixteenth Day of
    October in the Year One thousand eight hundred and Thirty Two. By me Walter Kelly Off. Minr.
    This Marriage was solemnized between us E Cornell Mary Forsaith
    In the Presence of Josh. Garrett Elizth Forsaith Mary Smyth Forsaith.
  2. [S581] London Metropolitan Archives, at http://www.ancestry.co.uk, Saint John The Baptist, Hoxton, Register of marriages, P91/JNB, Item 022.