Robert Corbert, November 2010, St Bartholomews, Moreton Corbet, Shropshire, England Robert Corbett and Elizabeth Vernon tomb
A Genealogical and Heraldic History of The Commoners of Great Britain And Ireland Enjoying Territorial Possessions or High Official Rank: But Uninvested With Heritable Honours. History of the Commoners of Great Britain and Ireland. Corbett, of Elsham and Darnhall. Lineage. Sir Robert Corbet , knight of Moreton Corbet, sheriff of Shropshire in 1507, married Elizabeth , daughter of Sir Henry Vernon, knight of Nether Haddon. She survived her husband fifty years, and was called "the old Lady Corbet, of Shawbury." She had by Sir Robert Corbet, with three daughters, three sons, viz.
Sir Robert Corbet, son of Richard and Elizabeth was born in 1477. Robert married Elizabeth Vernon, daughter of Sir Henry Vernon and Anne Talbot. He died on April 11, 1513 and was buried in Moreton Corbet. His wife Elizabeth survived him by fifty years and was called the "old Lady Corbet of Shawbury."