Origin of Surname
This surname originates from the Latin word corvus meaning crow or raven. This makes it synonmous with Corbel, but the two are separate families in Jersey.
Channel Islands variants
- Descendants of Jean Corbet: The tree of the family of Moyse Corbet, Lieut-Governor of Jersey at the time of the Battle of Jersey
- Corbets of Coutances and Jersey, another family which arrived in Jersey from France much later
- Corbet baptisms in Jersey
- Corbet marriages in Jersey (groom)
- Corbet marriages in Jersey (bride)
- Corbet burials in Jersey
- Moyse Corbet - Lieut-Governor of Jersey
Great War service
Daughter and sons of Louis Francois and Ernestine Corbet
- Blanche Caroline Corbet (1883- ) (St P) daughter of Louis Francois and Ernestine, Mercantile Marine
- Francis Gordon Joseph Corbet (1902- ) (St H), son of Blanche, unknown father from London Mercantile Marine
- Wilson John Corbet (1896- ) (St P) Wireman RN, HMS Victory II
- Beau Desert, St Saviour
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- Corbet Field - playing field of Vale Rec Football Club
- Corbet Surname - Its Origins and Uses, Christian Corbet, Channel Islands Publications, 2010.