- Mark Robert Bell
Corbet, Edward (1601x3–1658), Church of England clergyman, was born at Pontesbury in Shropshire; his parents' names are unknown. He matriculated at Merton College, Oxford, on 16 November 1621, when he was said to be aged nineteen, graduated BA on 4 December 1622, was made a fellow in 1624, and proceeded MA on 25 June 1628. He became proctor on 4 April 1638. In the late 1630s he distinguished himself at ...