The headstone of Eliza Spicer Corbin

Eliza, wife of Joseph Corbin, who was drowned at Whitehall Landing, July 26, 1825, aged 18 years & 8 months, leaving a sorrowful husband & many weeping friends.

From History and Genealogy of the Descendants of Clement Corbin of Muddy River:


From Landmarks of Orleans County, New York:


From: Descendants of Gregory Spicer
ELIZA SPICER, b. November 26, 1806, Granville, Washington County, NY; d. July 26, 1825, Whitehall, NY; m. JOSEPH CORBIN

Parents: JEREMIAH SPICER (Revolutionary War veteran; Justice of the Peace in Granville, Washington County, NY) and RHODA BROWNELL

Additional Info (1): No children
Burial: New York
Cause of Death: Drown

From: Descendents of Peter Spicer
Eliza, b 26 Nov 1806 in Granville, NY; she was drowned 26 Jul 1825 in the river at Whitehall, NY; m 20 Dec 1824 *Joseph Corbin; no chi.
*Eliza's older sister, Eunice Spicer Cady Comstock, became Joseph Corbin's second wife on August 13, 1825. Their first child,
born May 7, 1826, was named Eliza.

From: History of the Descendants of Peter Spicer: A Landholder in New London