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Amanda JETT
Rebecca JETT
Husband:  Martin CORBIN
Birth:  1810/1, KY
Occupation:  farmer
Father:  John CORBIN
Mother:  Mary "Molly" TAPP
Marriage-1:  31 Aug 1835, Franklin Co., KY
Wife-1:  Amanda JETT
Birth:  1810-20, VA
Death:  1847, Franklin Co., KY
Father:  Matthew JETT (1779-1854)
Mother:  Susan TAPP (1784-1861)
Marriage-2:  20 Jan 1848, Franklin Co., KY
Wife-2:  Rebecca JETT
Birth:  1813/4, VA
Father:  Matthew JETT (1779-1854)
Mother:  Susan TAPP (1784-1861)
Children with Amanda JETT:
born in Franklin Co., KY, or Anderson Co., KY:
1.  Narcissa J. CORBIN, b. 1836/7
2.  Octava / Octavia CORBIN, b. 1838/9

born in Anderson Co., KY:
3.  John CORBIN, b. 1840/1
4.  Elizabeth CORBIN, b. 1842/3

Children with Rebecca JETT:
5.  Rebecca CORBIN, b. 1845/6
6.  Tapley CORBIN, b. 1850
Other children:
.  Benjamin BLEVINS, b. 1840/1, IN
.  Amanda BLEVINS, b. 4 Feb 1861, IN; d. Dec 1944, Sullivan Co., IN; m. Wm Thos SPENCER
Keywords for search engines:  genealogy; USA, US, United States, Indiana, Kentucky, Virginia

Sources (n.b., Anderson Co. was formed in 1827/8 from Franklin Co.):

1a.  Kentucky Marriages, 1785-1979 (online at familysearch.org):
Groom's Name: Martin Corban Martin Corban
Bride's Name: Amanda Jett Rebecca Jett
Event Date: 31 Aug 1835 20 Jan 1848
Event Place: Franklin, KY Franklin, KY
GS Film Number: 266198 266192

1b.  Jordan R. Dodd, ed.  1993.  Kentucky Marriages:  Early to 1850.  Liahona Research, Orem, UT (Broderbund CD-229):
Corban, Martin Jett, Amanda Aug 31, 1835 Franklin Co.
Second marriage not found.

2.  1840 U.S. Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #27-28 of 46; extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
1840 KY Anderson Co. Roll 103 pp. 99B-100A Ln. 13 Martin CORBIN 000 010 - 200 010 no slaves 0200000
These data indicate:
No. & Sex Age Class Therefore Born Individuals Inferred
1 male 20-29 1810-1820 = Martin (b. 1810/1)
2 females 4 or under 1835-1840 = Octavia (b. 1838/9)
= Narcissa (b. 1836/7)
1 female 20-29 1810-1820 = Rebecca (b. 1813/4)
2 persons employed in agriculture
Listed seven lines from presumed mother, Widow Mary (TAPP) CORBIN.

3.  1850 U.S. Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #75 of 120):  Anderson Co., KY, Roll M432_190, p. 227A, 540/540, enumerated 27 Sep 1850, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1850 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
Martin Corban 39 M   Farmer 450 Ky
Rebecca    " 36 F       Va
Narcissa J " 13 F       Ky
Octava     " 11 F       Ky
John       "  9 M       Ky
Elizabeth  "  7 F       Ky
Rebecca    "  5 F       Ky
Tapley     " 4/12 M       Ky

4.  1860 U.S. Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #5 of 33):  Widner Twp., Knox Co., IN, Roll M653_272, p. 827, PN 35, 233/233, enumerated 6 Jul 1860, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1860 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
Martin Corbin 48 M   Farmer 1500 600 Ky
Rebecca   " 48 F         Va
Octavia   " 21 F         Ky
Jno.      " 19 M         Do
Rebecca   " 14 F         Do
Tapley    " 10 M         Do
Benj. Blevins 19 M   Farm Laborer     Ind

5.  1870 U.S. Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #11 of 32):  Merom P.O., Jefferson Twp., Sullivan Co., IN, Roll M593_361, p. 204A, PN 11, 83/78, enumerated 31 Aug 1870, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1870 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤
Corbin Martin 58 M W Farmer 1800 355 Kentucky
______ Rebecca 58 F W Keeping house     Virginia
Blvins Amanda  9 F W       Indiana


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