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Charles Leonard Corbett      Charles Leonard Corbett

Charles Leonard Corbett was born 06 Sept 1872, Onton, Webster County KY. He was the son of Elijah Corbitt and his 2nd wife, Maranda Cook, and was one of nine children.

Charles Leonard Corbett married Malissa Adaline Wimes, daughter of W. Meredith Wimes and Rebecca Johnson of Hopkins County KY, on 28 Feb 1893 in Webster County KY.

The children of Charles Leonard and Malissa W. Corbett were:
-- Marvin Ilon Corbett b 19 Sept 1898 md. 1) Lillie Mae Risinger Jones, Union Co. KY; 2) Minnie Hunter, bef 1927.
-- James Iley Corbett b 13 Sept 1902 md. Ruby Mae Jackson, Union Co. KY;
-- Roy Alva Corbett b 22 Jul 1904 md. 1) Clara E. Hopson; 2) Shirley Jean Corbett; -- Carrie Ethel Corbett b 10 March 1906 md. 1) John Newton Nelson 2) Calhoun Henry;
-- Anne Pearl Corbett b 17 Mar 1915 md. Fred Blackburn.

Although the family moved to Union County, they had strong ties to Webster and Hopkins Counties.

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Submitted by Ruth Corbett Weaver, daughter of James Iley & Ruby Mae Jackson Corbett.
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