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Herman Hammond CORBIN
Husband:  Herman Hammond / Hammond Herman CORBIN
Birth:  20 May 1806, Union Twp., Tolland Co., CT
Death:  12/17 Jul 1890
Occupation:  farmer
Father:  Philip CORBIN
Mother:  Rhoda HEALY
Marriage-1:  17 Apr 1832, Wilbraham, Hampden Co., MA
Wife-1:  Collista / Callista / Calista KNOWLTON
Birth:  2 Dec 1807, Wilbraham, Hampden Co., MA
Death:  19 Sep 1846
Father:  Daniel KNOWLTON (1765-1834) Daniel7, William6, Nathaniel5, John4, John3, William2, Richard1
Mother:  [Elizabeth] Betsey BURCHARD / BIRCHARD
Marriage-2:  15 Sep 1847, Pomfret, Windham Co., CT
Wife-2:  Maria M. SHERMAN
Birth:  1821/2, CT
Death:  9 Jan 1863
Father:  William SHERMAN
Mother:  Roxana HIDE / Roxanna HYDE
Marriage-3:  28 Apr 1869
Wife-3:  Sarah Elizabeth HOLLINGSWORTH
Birth:  9 Jun 1829, Leicester, Worcester Co., MA
Death:  2 May 1889, Union, Tolland Co., CT
Other Spouse:  m1. ca. 1853, James KENYON
Father:  James HOLLINGSWORTH (1804-1850)
Mother:  Sareph LIVERMORE (1797-1832)
Children with Callista KNOWLTON:
born in MA, presumably in Wilbraham, Hampden Co., MA:
1.  Loretta A. CORBIN, b. 6 Apr 1834; d. 15 Nov 1875

born in CT, presumably in Union, Tolland Co., CT:
2.  Rhoby Amelia CORBIN, b. 29 Jun 1838
3.  Armena C. CORBIN, b. 4 Mar 1842

Children with Maria M. SHERMAN born in Union, Tolland Co., CT:
4.  Ann Maria CORBIN, b. 25 Jul 1851
Children with Sarah Elizabeth HOLLINGWORTH born in Union, Tolland Co., CT:
5.  Eleanor Bell CORBIN, b. 29 Oct 1870
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1.  LDS.  Family Search: Internet Genealogy Service: IGI - International Genealogical Index (online at FamilySearch.org).
Birth: 20 May 1806, Union Twp, Tolland, Connecticut
Father: Philip CORBIN; Mother: Roby
Source: Barbour Collection: Connecticut Vital Records Prior to 1850. Lucius Barnes Barbour, 1878-1934.
Marriage: 17 Apr 1832, Wilbraham, Hampden, Massachusetts
Spouse: Collista KNOWLTON
Source: Births, Intentions of Marriage, Marriages, and Deaths, 1770-1826. Wilbraham (Massachusetts). Town Clerk.
Birth: 20 May 1806, of Union, Hartford, Connecticut; Death: 12 Jul 1890
Father: Philip CORBIN; Mother: Rhoby HEALY
Marriage: About 1832/33, Union,, , Connecticut
Wife: Calista KNOWLTON
Birth: 2 Dec 1807, Ashford, Windham, Connecticut; Death: 19 Sep 1846
Father: Daniel KNOWLTON; Mother: Betsey BURCHARD
Source: patron submission
Birth: 20 May 1806, Union, , , Connecticut; Death: 17 Jul 1890
Marriage: 15 Sep 1847, Pomfret, Windham, Connecticut
Spouse: Maria M. SHERMAN
Birth: 1822, Pomfret, Windham, Connecticut; Death: 09 Jan 1863
Source: patron submission
Birth: 20 May 1806, of Union, Hartford, Connecticut; Death: 12 Jul 1890
Marriage: 28 Apr 1869, Union, Connecticut
Spouse: Sarah E. KENYON
Birth: About 1835, Union, Hartford, Connecticut; Death: 02 May 1889
Source: patron submission

2.  Lorraine Cook White, ed.  1994-2002.  The Barbour Collection of Connecticut Town Vital Records.  55 vols.  Genealogical Publ. Co., Baltimore, MD (online at Ancestry.com).  On p. 124:
CORBIN, Hiram, of Union, m. Maria M. SHERMAN, of Pomfret, Sept. 15, 1847, by Rev. Edward A. Lyon, Eastford Vol. 3, p. 81
CORBIN, Hiram*, farmer, æ 38, of Union, m. 2d w. Maria M. SHERMAN, æ 26, of Pomfret, Sept. 15, 1848, by Edward A. LYON (*Haman) Vol. 4, p. 79

3.  John H. [Harris] Sherman.  1991.  Sherman Directory.  4 vols.  Gateway Press, Baltimore, MD (marrriage record extracted courtesy of Maurice J. Sherman):
v. 4, p. 2738 Hiram Corbin m. 15 Sep 1847 Maria M. Sherman (b. 22 Nov 1822, poss Pomfret, Windham, CT, ancestry unk.)

4.  1840 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #9 of 12; extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
1840 CT Tolland Co. Town of Union Roll 31 pp. 61B-62A/4030-4031 Ln. 11 Hammond Corban 000 001 - 110 001 0100000
These data indicate:
No. & Sex Age Class Therefore Born Individuals Inferred
1 male 30-39 1800-1810 = Hammond (b. 1806) 
1 female 4 or under 1835-1840 = Rhoby (b. 1838)
1 female 5-9 1830-1835 = Loretta (b. 1834)
1 female 30-39 1800-1810 = Callista (b. 1807)
1 person employed in agriculture
Listed one line above Hammond's brother, Samuel CORBAN, and one line below Hammond's brother, Healey CORBAN, who is one line below their father, Philip CORBAN.

5.  1850 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #14 of 18):  Union Twp., Tolland Co., CT, Roll M432_50, 100/114, enumerated 8 Oct 1850, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1850 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
Herman Corbin 44 M   Farmer 1000 Conn
Maria M   " 28 F       "
Loretta   " 16 F       Mass
Roby L    " 12 F       Conn
Armena C  "  8 F       "
Roxana Sherman 61 F       "
Listed between Herman's brothers, Healy CORBIN and Samuel CORBIN.

6.  1860 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #18 of 19):  Union P.O., Town of Union, Tolland Co., CT, Roll M653_80 (Book 2), PN 106, 750/122, enumerated 7 Jul 1860, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1860 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
Hammond Corbin 54 M   Farmer 1500 500 Conn
Maria M Corbin 38 F         Do
Rhobe Corbin 22 F   Domestic     Do
Armena C Corbin 18 F   Do     Do
Ann M Corbin  9 F         Do
Listed next to Hammond's brother, Healy CORBIN.

7.  1870 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #2 of 16):  Stafford Springs P.O., Union, Tolland Co., CT, Roll M593_115, p. 195B, PN 2, 8/12, enumeratd 5 Jul 1870, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1870 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
Corben Herman 64 M W Farmer 2500 525 Conn
______ Elizabeth 41 F W Keeping house     Mass
______ Annie 15 F W       Mass
Annie is Elizabeth's daughter from her prior marriage to James KENYON.  Listed next to Henry F. CORBEN.

8.  1880 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #11 of 12):  Union, Tolland Co., CT, Roll T9_109, p. 251C, PN 11, SD 2, ED 163, enumerated 11/12 Jun 1880, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1880 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
1880:  for an explanation of the column headings, please see
What the Numbers in the Federal Census Mean (missing columns contained no data).
1 2 3 4 5 6 8 9 10 13 21 24 25 26
110 118 Corbin Herman W M 74     / Farmer   CT MA MA
    ______ Elizabeth S W F 51 Wife   / Keeping House   MA Eng MA
    ______ Eleanor B W F  9 Dau /       CT CT MA
    Kenyon Anna ? W F 25 StepDau /   Domestic Servant / MA Eng MA
Anna has a middle initial, but it's too faded to read (both here and at Genealogy.com).  Listed next to Henry F. CORBIN.

9.  1890 Census:  the 1890 Census Population Schedules were destroyed.

10.  "Descendants of William Knowlton, b. 1584, Kent, England."  Extracted from Charles Henry Wright Stocking.  1897.  The History and Genealogy of the Knowltons of England and America.  Knickerbocker Press (online at boylstonhistory.org):
Daniel (1041) b. 12/7/1765 at Ashford, CT, m. Betsey Burchard (Birchard) of Ashford, CT 4/4/1793...
Daniel (1041) and Betsey Burchard (Birchard)...
Calista b. 12/2/1807 at Wilbraham, m. Herman Corbin of Union, CT
Daniel was captain of the militia and died 2/1834, according to Stocking. Betsey was b. 10/11/1768 at Ashford, CT, the daughter of Phineas and Lydia Birchard.
Calista's lineage:  Daniel8, Daniel7, William6, Nathaniel5, John4, John3, William2, Richard1

11.  One World Tree (online at Ancestry.com).

12.  WorldConnect / Ancestry World Trees (online at RootsWeb.com/Ancestry.com).

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