Early Origins of the Corber family
The surname Corber was first found in Savoy (French: Savoie) in the Rhône-Alpes region of the French Alps, where they held a family seat
from the 12th century. One of the earliest records of the name was Gilles de Corbeil (ca. 1140-?), a French royal physician, teacher, and poet; and Peter of Corbeil (died 1222), a preacher and canon of Nôtre Dame
de Paris, a scholastic philosopher and master of theology at the University of Paris, ca 1189.
Early History of the Corber family
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Corber Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Corbeil, Corbeile, Corbeille, Corbeill, Corbeile, Corbeyle, Corbail, Corbaille, Corbaille, Corbaill, Corbayle, Gorbeil, Gorbeile, Gorbeille, Gorbeill, Gorbeile, Gorbeyle, Gorbail, Gorbaile, Gorbaille, Gorbaill and many more.
Early Notables of the Corber family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Corber family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Corber Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
- Nicklas Corber, aged 22, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1732 CITATION[CLOSE]
Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)