Elizabeth (Sheaffe) Corwin

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Elizabeth Gibbs/Carver /Corwin (Sheaffe)

Birthplace: Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts
Death: Died in Salem, Essex, Massachusetts
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Jacob Sheaffe and Margaret Thacher
Wife of Robert Gibbs; Jonathan Carver and Judge Jonathan Corwin
Mother of Margaret Gibbs; Robert Gibbs, Jr., of Boston; Rev. Henry Gibbs of Watertown; Jacob Gibbs; Elizabeth Corwin and 8 others
Sister of Sarah Sheaffe; Ebenezer Sheaffe; Mehetabel Sheaffe and Jacob Sheaffe

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About Elizabeth (Sheaffe) Corwin



  1. The New England Historical and Genealogical Register 1865, By NEHGS Staff. Page 208.
  2. Threlfall, John B. (Brooks). Twenty-Six Great Migration Colonists to New England & their Origins. (Madison, Wisconsin: J.B. Threlfall, 1993), 257. "Elizabeth Sheafe, b 1 Oct. 1644 [Boston]; m 7 Sept. 1660, Robert Gibbs of an ancient Warwickshire family; 5 ch.; he d 29 Aug 1718; she m 2, 20 Mar 1676/6, Jonathan Curwin of Salem, son of George and Elizabeth Curwin, b 14 Nov. 1640 at Salem; 4 ch."
  3. Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, United States. Vital records to the end of the year 1849. (Salem, Massachusetts: Essex Institute, 1916-1925), V:177. "Corwin, Elizabeth, w. Jonathan, Esq., (died) Aug. 29, 1718 (court record, Essex Co. Quarterly Court)."
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Elizabeth (Sheaffe) Corwin's Timeline

October 1, 1644
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts
September 1, 1660
Age 15
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts
May 3, 1663
Age 18
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts
September 20, 1665
Age 20
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts
October 8, 1668
Age 24
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts
February 18, 1672
Age 27
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts
Age 29
March 20, 1675
Age 30
Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, United States

Jonathan Corwin
in the Massachusetts, Marriages, 1633-1850
Name: Jonathan Corwin
Gender: Male
Spouse: Mrs. Elizabeth Gibbs
Marriage Date: 20 Mar 1675
City: Salem
County: Essex
Source: Family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT, Film # 0761210.
Source Information
Dodd, Jordan, Liahona Research, comp. Massachusetts, Marriages, 1633-1850 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005.
Original data: With some noted exceptions all marriage records in this collection can be found at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah, and may be available through Family History Centers throughout the United States. See table below for information listed.
This database is an index to approximately 838,000 individuals who were married in select areas of the State of Massachusetts, USA, between 1633 and 1850. Information that may be found in this database for each individual includes their name, gender, spouse's name, marriage date, marriage location, and source information. Learn more...
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Age 33
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Age 34