I understand from RootsWeb that Ira CORBY m. ca. 1848, Clarissa/Clara PERKINS and lived in Broome Co., NY, in 1850.At some time during the 1850's, they moved to Illinois.Dau. Urana CORBY (4 Je. 1853, Broome Co., NY - 1930, bu. Graceland Cem., Mitchell, Davison Co., SD) per FamilySearch data of Bryan T. Christensen of Edmonds, WA:
m1. 29 Aug. 1869, Philip STAGE, Lee Co., IL.
m2. 25 Aug. 1871, James BLAKE, LaSalle, IL, southeast of Lee Co.
m3. Dec. 1880, Upton PETRIE, Forreston, Ogle Co., IL, north of Lee Co.
m4. 1886, IL, Charles MINER.
m5. _ COOPER?
The Census of 1910, Beadle Co., SD, said Urana MINER had six children, five living.I suspect that one son of Urana was the George PETRIE in whose cemetery lot Charles A. MINER was buried.In Addn. 1, Sec. 2, Lot 16, Graceland Cem., Mitchell:Charles A. MINER (1888 - bu. 25 Je. 1956), cause of death "heart."Was Geo. PETRIE a half-brother of Charles MINER?
Did Urana's dau. Elizabeth marry this Henry C. PALMER?Green Hill / Greenhill Cem., Alexandria, Hanson Co., SD, has in Lot 39:3,
Henry C. PALMER, d. 17 July 1905, 32 - 6 - 29, suicide, in Worthen Twp.
Henry A. PALMER, d. 26 F 1903, aged 72; wf. Lucy Jane [PICKARD] d. Dec. 1923, aged 92.
Dau. Ethel Alma MINER (ca. 1891 - 30 Aug. 1931, killed in RR accident) m. Ernest Elroy COOPER (14 Aug. 1883 - 2 July 1960, Mitchell, SD).Obit for Ernest says he was survived by brother Cleve of Gettysburg, SD; sons Charles, Alfred, and Ralph; & daus. Esther KINER, & Mrs. Tom CAMPBELL.Ethel & Ernest had
Mabel E. COOPER, aged one in 1910, but not on census in '20 or '30.
Charles, 18 in 1930, listed as survivor of father in 1960.
Hattie M. "Babe" (24 Je. 1913 - Jan. 1970, last res. Plankinton, Aurora, SD) m. Thomas CAMPBELL.
Raymond O., 14 in 1930.
Florence Bernice, 12 in 1930, d. 30 Aug. 1931, acc.
Alfred Franklin "Bud" (5 Aug. 1920, Mitchell - 30 Apr. 1975, Mitchell) m. 7 D 1940, Luverne, MN, Lois GREEN (3 S 1921, Ethan, Davison Co., SD - 28 N 2004, Mitchell)
Esther L "Sheri" (29 S 1923, Mitchell - 16 Mar. 1988) m. Gordon D. KINER (29 N 1919 - 15 Oct. 1994, Mitchell).
Carl E. (1930 - 30 Aug. 1931, acc.)
Ralph D. (3 May 1931 - 9 Apr. 2000, last res. Atlantic, Cass, IA, per SSDI).
Obituary of Lois [GREEN] COOPER, dau/o Warren GREEN & Madalyn KEHLER, says she was raised by her mother's parents, Mary and Charles KEHLER.Lois was survived by ch.
Alfred "Bud" & wf. Liz
Louis & wf. Laurie
Linda & h. Don MACIEJ (pronounced motchie).
Do you have any additions or corrections?