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Name:James Parke Corbin
Affiliation:Class of 1867
Biography & Genealogy:James Parke Corbin, Class of 1867: New Market Cadet; Private, Co. D. Genealogy: Born- September 27, 1847 at Moss Neck, Caroline County, Va. Father- James Parke Corbin; Mother- Jane Catherine Wellford. Pat. Grandfather- Richard Corbin; Pat. Grandmother- Rebecca Parke Farley. Mat. Grandfather- John Spotswood Wellford; Mat. Grandmother- Frances Page Nelson. Married- Edmonia Fitzhugh Ficklen, on February 6, 1877. No Children. VMI Record: Matriculated on April 9, 1864 from Caroline County, VA. Graduated on July 4, 1875. Careers: Farmer- Clerk of the Court. Died- May 28, 1904, buried in City Cemetery, Fredericksburg, Va. [Photo courtesy Lee and Sarah McBee. It was taken while Corbin was a student at Washington College - now Washington & Lee University- after the Civil War].
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