Founding a Town
The Ancestor that disappeared from History
One of my ancestors founded a town. Most of the land the town sits on is from his former land…. that being said though the history books are all but completely lacking information about him. Looking through, current books even attribute the town to a person that helped him with surveying the area. There is a street in town with his name, but that’s the only evidence left.
I know stories that go with, most of which may or may not be true. His name was Edward Corbley, and his brother was a well known lawyer in the area. His grandfather…