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Corbitt Family History Papers

Corbitt Family History Papers


Title: Corbitt Family History Papers

Span Dates: 1236-1982

Bulk Dates: 1648-1977

Accession Number: 2012-06

Creator: Corbitt, Willis Gregg, 1892-1982

Extent: 9 scanned boxes containing 465 files; images not associated with files, primarily genealogy charts

Language: English

Repository: Digital Manuscript Collections, Genealogical Forum of Oregon Library, Portland, Oregon

Abstract: Genealogical research of Wilis Gregg Corbitt (1892-1982). Includes 9 bankers boxes containing the genealogical and family history research material focused on the Corbitt, Mitchell, Tool(e), Gregg and associated families who settled in Jefferson County, Iowa. This research consists of a wealth of correspondence, copies of records and research notes. There are also a variety of genealogy charts for many of the families. The research traces the migration of the families from their origins in England, Ireland and Scotland.