Robert Corbet, Sheriff of Shropshire

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Birthplace: Moreton Corbet, Shropshire, , England
Death: Died in Wattlesburgh & Moreton Corbet, Shroppshire, England
Place of Burial: Alberbury Chapel, Shropshire, England
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir Richard Corbet, Justiciar of Shropshire and Petronilla de Booley, Lady Corbet
Husband of Matilda FitzAlan de Arundel
Father of Sir Thomas Corbet and Roger Corbet
Brother of Richard `Mailhurst` Corbet; Petronilla Corbet; John Corbet; Philip Robert Corbet and 8 siblings Corbet

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About Robert Corbet, Sheriff of Shropshire

Sir Robert Corbet, son of Richard and Petronilla was born abt 1234 in Morton Corbet, Shropshire, England.  He married 2nd, Mathilda De Arundel in about 1280.  He was of full age in 1255, and apparently served as the Sheriff of Shropshire (1288-1289).  He died in 1300 and was buried in the chapal at Alberbury which he had built.

-------------------- Robert Corbet, of Moreton Corbet, grandson of Sir Richard, was Sheriff in 1288, in the reign of Edward I.

[Antiquary: a magazine devoted to the study of the past, Volume 8, compiled by Edward Walford, John Charles Cox, George Latimer Apperson, pp. 125-6.]

-------------------- Sheriff of Shropshire 1288-1289

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Moreton Corbet, Shropshire, , England
Age 30
Moreton Corbet, Shropshire, England
October 18, 1281
Age 47
Moreton Corbet, Shropshire, England
Age 49
Moreton Corbet, Shropshire, England
November 1300
Age 66
Wattlesburgh & Moreton Corbet, Shroppshire, England
November 1300
Age 66
Alberbury Chapel, Shropshire, England