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Re: JAMES CORBETT - born in Australia and migrated to the United States
Posted by: c (ID *****2516) Date: September 19, 2012 at 12:51:01
In Reply to: JAMES CORBETT - born in Australia and migrated to the United States by Jmes Gray of 2491

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U S National Homes for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers, 1866-1938
James Corbet
Residence Philadelphia, PA
Military Service A 12 ME Vols. May 21/62 June 2/65
1867 Togus, Maine, United States
26 birth Tasmania est birth 1841
Gunshot wound to left ankle. Leg amputated at middle third.
Transfer to Phila & Dayton 11/68
Nara publication title: Historical Registers of National Homes for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers,

U S National Homes for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers, 1866-1938
James Corbet
Military Service
Enlistment May 21, 1862 New Orleans, LA Co. A 12 Maine Vols
Discharge June 21, 1864 Gunshot Wound Oct. 19, 1862 Cedar Creek, VA
Residence subsequent to dc: Phila, PA
event year: 1867
event place: Dayton, Ohio, United States
Dates of admission and Readmission: Sept 11, 1867; Feb. 1, 1868
Date of discharge: Oct. 30, 1875
Rate of Pension $15
age: 26 birthplace: Hobert, Tasmania est birth 1841
page: 821
nara publication title: Historical Registers of National Homes for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers, 1866-1938

U S Census, 1870 Montgomery, Jefferson, OH
name: James Corbet
Male age in 1870 26y
birthplace: Tasmania
Residence in 1870: Soldiers House
Occupation Seaman


US Census, 1880 Dayton, Montgomery, OH
self James S. Corbet M 39 Australia/Scot/Scot School Teacher
wife Leontem Corbet F 35 MA /MA/CT
Stepson Harris Stokes M 16 OH/PA/MA
Stepdau Nettie Stokes F 15 OH PA/MA
Stepdau Clara Stokes F 11 OH /PA/MA

US Census, 1900 ED 54 Precinct E Dayton city Ward 5, Montgomery, OH

head James S Corbet M 59 b April 1841 Aus/Scot/Scot immigration 1849
wife Leontine Corbet F 55 b Jul 1845 MA/PA/MA marr abt 1873 4 children, 3 living

Ohio, Deaths and Burials
name: James Corbet
Male age 62 birth 1841 Australia
death date: 02 Apr 1903
death place: California
occupation: Bookkeeper
White Married


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