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Squire Edward CORBETT[1]

Male 1816 - 1901  (84 years)


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  • Name Edward CORBETT 
    Title Squire 
    Residence Between 1816 and 1852  Malignant Cove, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Born 26 Dec 1816  Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Education Between 1829 and 1833  Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    studying under private tutors 
    Education Between 1833 and 1835  Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    studying bookkeeping 
    Education Between 1835 and 1837  Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    reading the law 
    Misc
    • Confirmation of a note left by Edward Corbet has been obtained to theeffect that the name Corbett was Norman, in that it is listed on therole of Battle Abbey. This list contains the names of the chief leaderswho followed the banner of William the Conqueror, as is listed as deCorbet. It is no coincidence that the Irish Coat of Arms of the tribeCorbett is a raven. The word clan does not exist in Ireland. The gaelicword sept or, in English, tribe is used, namely a group of peoplebearing the same name.
    Name Edward Corbett  [2
    Occupation Havre Boucher, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • school teacher; a customs collector; a Postmaster and a Commissionner ofthe Supreme Court (Comm. S.C.)
    Occupation Between 1837 and 1839  Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    a magistrate 
    Occupation Abt 1852  Havre Boucher, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Postmaster 
    Residence Aft 1851  Havre Boucher, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Occupation 12 Apr 1853  [8
    Collector of Colonial Duties and Seizing Officer 
    Occupation 24 Jun 1862  [9
    Notary Public and Purveyor of Shipping 
    Occupation 9 Jul 1864  [10
    • Issuer of Marriage Licences and Deputy Registrar of Marriages , Birthsand Deaths for the County of Antigonish
    _AMTID 330126059345:1030:114017017 
    _FSFTID 97F3-WH2 
    _UID 0E79430F269941E99515F4D27EEB6EB4BDD0 
    Died 28 Apr 1901  Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Person ID I1045  Work in progress june2018
    Last Modified 11 May 2018 

    Father John CORBETT,   b. Abt 1785, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 1870, Havre Boucher, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 85 years) 
    Mother Margaret CASEY,   b. Abt 1781, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Feb 1867, Havre Boucher, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 86 years) 
    Married Abt 1805  Tipperary, Ireland, 52. 32689, -7. 9844 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F850  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaret R O'BRIEN,   b. 1 Sep 1820, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown  (Age > 82 years) 
    Married Feb 1842  Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5
    Census 15 Apr 1871  Havre Boucher, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    • according to Timothy Crispo, enumerator, Edward Corbet(sic) owned 1 horseolder than 3 years; 4 milk cows; 14 sheep; 2 swine; 12 improved acresand a 1/4 acre garden. Their yearly produce was 2 beef; 6 sheep; 250lbs.of butter; 4lbs of wool; 63 yds of cloth; 20 cords of firewood; 30lbsof oats; 25 bushels of potatoes; 3 bushels of beets and 8 tons of hayfrom 7 acres.
    Census 1891  Havre Boucher, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    • Postmaster & customs collector. Wooden house, 1 storey, 7 rooms.
    Census Apr 1901  Havre Boucher, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    • Edward was reported as being 83 and a magistrate.
    Children 
     1. Mary CORBETT,   b. 8 Apr 1843, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1923  (Age 79 years)
     2. Patrick James CORBETT,   b. 23 Feb 1861, Havre Boucher, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1878  (Age 16 years)
     3. James P CORBETT,   b. 17 Apr 1863,   d. Abt 1948  (Age 84 years)
     4. Edward Charles CORBETT,   b. 11 May 1865, Havre Boucher, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1942  (Age 76 years)
     5. Catherine CORBETT,   b. 30 Oct 1844, Malignant Cove, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Margaret CORBETT,   b. 30 Jul 1846, Malignant Cove, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Alice CORBETT,   b. 12 Mar 1847,   d. 1943, Havre Boucher, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years)
     8. John Edward CORBETT, MLC,   b. 8 Sep 1850, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jul 1915, Havre Boucher, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     9. Sarah CORBETT,   b. 29 Nov 1852, Havre Boucher, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1872, Havre Boucher, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 19 years)
     10. Elizabeth CORBETT,   b. 19 Dec 1854, Havre Boucher, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1952  (Age 97 years)
     11. Ellen Eleanor CORBETT,   b. 26 Dec 1856, Havre Boucher, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     12. Mary-Ann CORBETT,   b. 5 Mar 1859, Havre Boucher, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1873  (Age 13 years)
    Last Modified 30 Jun 2018 
    Family ID F713  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart