Name: William Corbett Spouse's Name: Mary J. Smith Event Date: 21 Jun 1851 Event Place: Farmington, Franklin, Maine Marital Status: Unknown Spouse's Marital Status: Single Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M50356-2 , System Origin: Maine-EASy , GS Film number: 10865 , Reference ID: Vol. 21 P. 174
1873 - The Panic of 1837 The Panic of 1837 was a financial crisis in the United States that touched off a major recession that lasted until the mid-1840s. Profits, prices and wages went down while unemployment went up....Read MORE...
1839 - January 2 – First photograph of the Moon taken by photographer Louis Daguerre.
1840s - 1880s - The Oregon Trail The Oregon Trail was a wagon road stretching 2170 miles from Missouri to Oregon's Willamette Valley. It was not a road in any modern sense, only parallel ruts leading across endless prairie,...Read MORE...
1850 Farmington, Franklin, Maine Name: William Corbett Event Type: Census Event Year: 1850 Event Place: Farmington, Franklin, Maine, United States Gender: Male Age: 30 Race: White Birth Year (Estimated): 1820 Birthplace: Maine House Number: 432 Household Role Gender Age Birthplace William Corbett M 30 Maine Moses...Read MORE...
1860 Farmington, Franklin, Maine Name: Wm Corbett Event Type: Census Event Year: 1860 Event Place: Farmington, Franklin, Maine, United States Gender: Male Age: 42 Race: White Birth Year (Estimated): 1818 Birthplace: Maine Page: 23 Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) Affiliate...Read MORE...
1860 - Civil War - On December 20, 1860, a little over a month after Abraham Lincoln had been elected President, South Carolina seceded from the Union. Six more states followed by the spring of 1861.
1863 - July 1–3 – American Civil War: Battle of Gettysburg – Union forces under George G. Meade turn back a Confederate invasion by Robert E. Lee in the largest battle of the war (28,000 Confederate casualties, 23,000 Union).
1864 U.S. Naval Enlistment Name: William A Corbett Event Type: Military Service Event Date: Aug 1864 Event Place: Boston Age: 23 Birth Year (Estimated): 1841 Birthplace: Farmington, Maine Complexion: Light Volume: 36 Page: 149 Affiliate Publication Number: M1953 Affiliate Publication Title: Weekly return of...Read MORE...
1870 New Vineyard, Franklin, Maine Name: William Corbett Event Type: Census Event Year: 1870 Event Place: Maine, United States Gender: Male Age: 51 Race: White Race (Original): W Birth Year (Estimated): 1818-1819 Birthplace: Maine Page Number: 2 Household Role Gender Age Birthplace William Corbett M 51 Maine Mary J...Read MORE...
1870 - France declares war on Prussia and Emperor Napoleon III is overthrown
1870 - A cable dispatch on the 28th says the Pope has issued a special elimination against the Fenians, both in America and Ireland.
St Joseph Herald - Saint Joseph, Michigan - February 5, 1870
1870 to 1871 - Franco-Prussian War, ending in French defeat, loss of Alsace-Lorraine and end of the Second Empire
1872 - 'Yellowstone Wonderland' is established as first national park. March 1 – Yellowstone National Park (once dubbed "Colter's Hell" after John Colter, of the Lewis & Clark Expedition) is established as the world's first national park.
rootsweb.ancestry.com/ ~wygenweb/ timeline.htm - March 1, 1872
1875 - Civil Rights Act of 1875 United States federal law enacted during the Reconstruction Era that guaranteed African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and prohibited exclusion from jury...Read MORE...
1876 - June 25 – American Indian Wars – Battle of the Little Bighorn: 300 men of the U.S. 7th Cavalry Regiment under Lieutenant Colonel George Armstrong Custer are wiped out by 5,000 Lakota, Cheyenne and Arapaho led by Sitting Bull and Crazy Horse. www.wikipedia.org - June 25, 1876
1882 - February 25 - Mrs. Stewart was alone and unarmed when two tramps took forcible possession of her house, at New Vineyard, Me. While they were eating and drinking in the kitchen, she whittled a stick into the shape of a pistol, blackened it with soot, then made a fierce onslaught on the rascals, who fled precipitately. The Lafayette Adviser - Lafayette, Louisiana - February 25, 1882
1884 - May 1 – The eight-hour workday is first proclaimed by the Federation of Organized Trades and Labor Unions in the United States. This date, called May Day or Labour Day, becomes a holiday recognized in almost every industrialized country.
1884 - August 10 – A severe earthquake, magnitude 5.5, (intensity VII) occurs off the northeast Atlantic coast of the United States. The area affected extends from central Virginia to southern Maine, and west as far as Cleveland.
1893 - Fatal Hunting Accident Farmington, Me., Oct. 4. - While three young men of New Vineyard were hunting yesterday, the gun of one of them was accidentally discharged and the contents passed through the body of Raymond Dexter, ...Read MORE...
Name: William Corbett Event Type: Death Event Date: 05 Jan 1894 Event Place: New Vineyard, , Maine, United States Gender: Male Age: 74 Birth Year (Estimated): 1820 Father's Name: Corbett GS Film Number: 9919 , Digital Folder Number: 004543997 , Image Number: 00734
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