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Richard William CORBIN
Emma Martha MILLER
Husband:  Richard William "Rich" CORBIN
Birth:  7 Feb 1887, Marshall Co., AL
Death:  11 Jul 1957, Cullman, Cullman Co., AL
Occupation:  farmer
Father:  Unknown
Mother:  Martha Ann CORBIN
Marriage:  2 Feb 1913, Nixon Chapel, Marshall Co., AL
Wife:  Emma Martha MILLER
Birth:  1 Feb 1881, Marshall Co., AL
Death:  27 Aug 1959, Hanceville, Cullman Co., AL
Occupation:  homemaker
Father:  Needham E. MILLER
Mother:  Nancy Ann RODEN
1.  Columbus Woodrow "Clum" CORBIN, b. 19 Sep 1914, Marshall Co., AL
2.  R. L. "Luney / Looney" CORBIN, b. 22 Feb 1916, Marshall Co., AL; d. 22 May 1962, Cullman Co., AL
3.  Tressie Lee CORBIN, b. 10 May 1918, Cullman Co., AL; d. 10 May 1993, Cullman Co., AL
4.  Loyd Neely CORBIN, b. 23 Jul 1921, Blount Co., AL; d. 26 Sep 1992; last res., Empire, Walker Co., AL
5.  Lester CORBIN, b. 12 Feb 1924, Marshall Co., AL; d. 22 Dec 1986; last res. Hanceville, Cullman Co., AL
6.  Vester CORBIN, b. 12 Feb 1924, Marshall Co., AL; d. 23 Dec 2001; last res. Hanceville, Cullman Co., AL
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1.  LDS.  Family Search: Internet Genealogy Service: Pedigree Resource File (index to CDs, online at FamilySearch.org).
Richard William CORBIN
Birth: 7 Feb 1887, Marshall County AL
Mother: Martha Annie CORBIN
Marriage: 2 Feb 1913, Nixon Chapel, Marshall County AL
Spouse: Emma Martha MILLER
Birth: 1 Feb 1881, Marshall County AL; Death: 27 Aug 1959, Cullman County AL

2.  1920 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #5 of 23):  "9 1 East" [T9S.R1E], Blount Co., AL, Roll T625_3, p. 96A, SN 3A, SD 7, ED 7, enumerated 7 Feb 1920, official enumeration date 1 Jan 1920 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):¤•
1920:  for an explanation of the column headings, please see
What the Numbers in the Federal Census Mean (missing columns contained no data).
2 5 6 7 9 10 11 12 17 18 19 21 23 26 27
Fm Corbit R W Head R M W 31 M N N AL AL AL Farmer General
  Corbit Emma Wife   F W 31 M Y Y AL AL AL None  
  Corbit Columbus Son   M W 5 S     AL AL AL    
  Corbit Lunonata? Son   M W 4 S     AL AL AL    
  Corbit Jessie Lee Dau   F W 1 4/12 S     AL AL AL    
  Marthia William Mother   F W 52 M     AL GA TN Farm labor Home farm
  Miller Ruthie S-in-Law   F W 42 M     AL US US Farm labor Home farm
This enumerator did not use visitation numbers, at all.  Some have read Luney's name as "Summit," but the first letter of his name is definitely an "L," not an "S."  Ellen Rutha MILLER is Emma's sister.

3.  1930 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com):  can't find, and I really looked.

4.  Alabama Deaths, 1908-1974 (online at FamilySearch.org):
Name: Richard William Corbin Emma Corbin R. L. Looney Corbin
Death Date: 11 Jul 1957 27 Aug 1959 22 May 1962
Death Place: Cullman, Cullman, Alabama Cullman, Cullman, Alabama Cullman, Cullman, Alabama
Gender | Race | Age: Male | 70y Female | 79y Male | 46y
Estimated Birth Date: 1887 1880 1916
Father: Unknown Need Miller R.W. Corbin
Mother: Martha Nancy Rodan Emma Miller

5.  SSDI:  Social Security Death Index (online at RootsWeb.com):
Name Birth Death Last Residence SSN Issued Post-em
BROWN, Tressie L 10 May 1918 10 May 1993 35077 (Hanceville, Cullman, AL) 418-48-5749 AL No
CORBIN, Loyd N 23 Jul 1921 26 Sep 1992 35063 (Empire, Walker, AL) 418-30-9322 AL No
CORBIN, Lester 12 Feb 1924 23 Dec 2001 35077 (Hanceville, Cullman, AL) 419-42-0255 AL No
CORBIN, Vester 12 Feb 1924 Dec 1986 35077 (Hanceville, Cullman, AL) 419-42-0578 AL No

6.  World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.  Microfilm Series M1509 (4277 rolls), National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, DC (card images and index online at Ancestry.com):
Microfilm Roll | Form | No: 1509376 | 1971 | 25
1 Name in full | Age in yrs: Rich W Corbin | 28
2 Home Address: Joppa 2 Ala
3 Date of Birth: Feb 7 1889
4 Are you (1) a natural born citizen… Not born
5 Where were you born: Ala USA
6 If not a citizen, of what country…  
7 What is your present trade, occupation… farmer
8 By whom employed: Self
Where employed: Joppa 2 Ala
9 Have you [dependents]?: wife 2 children
10 Married or Single | Race: Married | Caucasin
11 What military service have you had?  
12 Do you claim exemption from draft? dependent famley
Signature: Rich W [his X mark] Corbin
1 Height | Build: Tall | medium
2 Color of Eyes | Color of Hair | Bald: grey | black | No
3 Has person lost arm, leg, hand, foot, or both
eyes, or is he otherwise disabled (specify)?:
Date of Registration: June 5 1917
Draft Board: Pct. 21, Cullman, Ala

7.  Public Member Trees (online at Ancestry.com).

8.  WorldConnect / WorldTree (online at RootsWeb.com/Ancestry.com).

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