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Gorbett Early Origins



The surname Gorbett 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.

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Gorbett Spelling Variations


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Gorbett Spelling Variations



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.

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Gorbett Early History


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Gorbett Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Gorbett research. Another 251 words (18 lines of text) covering the years 1220, 1619, 1666, 1699, and 1754 are included under the topic Early Gorbett History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Gorbett Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Gorbett Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Gorbett Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Francis Corbail, aged 36; who settled in New York in 1821. There were Corbeil's that settled in Rivières-des-Prairies during the 1700's and the records show the following marriages: André Corbeil married Marie-Joseph Chartrand in 1719 and married Marie Bonneville-Bouteiller in 1740.

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Contemporary Notables of the name Gorbett (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Gorbett (post 1700)



  • Gretchen Gorbett (b. 1947), American actress, known for her work on The Rockford Files (1974), Let's Scare Jessica to Death (1971) and Out of It (1969)
  • Glen Gorbett (1933-1993), American actor, known for his work on Route 66 (1960), Shenandoah (1965) and Chisum (1970)
  • Brady Gorbett (b. 1988), American Gotham Award nominated actor
  • John Gorbett (b. 1961), American two-time Golden Globe Award nominated actor, known for his work on Northern Exposure (1990), Raising Helen (2004) and United States of Tara (2009)
  • Joshua Gorbett, American co-founder of Colton, Clackamas County, Oregon

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Citations



    Other References

    1. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    2. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
    3. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    4. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
    5. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    6. Vaillancourt, Emile. La Conquete du Canada par les Normands. Biographie de la premiere generation Normande du Canada. Montreal: G. Ducharme, 1930. Print.
    7. Conrad, Glenn R. The First Families of Louisiana. Baton Rouge LA: Claitor's Publishing, 1970. Print.
    8. Rasmussen, Louis J. . San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists 4 Volumes Colma, California 1965 Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978. Print.
    9. Doyle, William. The Oxford History of the French Revolution. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1990. Print. (ISBN 0192852213).
    10. Rupp, Daniel L. A Collection of Upwards of Thirty Thousand Names of German, Swiss, Dutch, French and Other Immigrants to Pennsylvania from 1727 to 1776. Baltimore. Print.
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    The Gorbett Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Gorbett Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 27 November 2014 at 10:41.

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