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Edwin W. Collins

Edwin W. Collins

Edwin W. Collins, no birthday available

Son of Warren Jacob Collins b: August 24, 1833 in Jones Co., MS d: July 11, 1926 in Village Mills, Hardin Co., TX and Tolitha Eboline Valentine b: September 22, 1836 in Georges Camp, (now Soso), Jones Co., MS d: December 01, 1921 in Village Mills, Hardin Co., TX

Other siblings: Lillie Marcella Collins, Cora Algenora Collins, Cynthia Eboline Collins, Mary Jane Collins, Morgan Mathias Collins, Vinison Allen Collins, Simeon Hamel Collins, Filmore Clay Collins

Two other children, listed below are not shown in any of the photos of the Collins Family. They may have died at an early age, but this researcher does not have any of the death dates for any of the children of this family.

Sara Margaret Collins b: December 09, 1856
Francis Ada Collins b: September 01, 1877

Photograph taken about 1878-1880. The parents died in Village Mills, Hardin Co., TX. It is not known by this researcher as to when the family went to TX.

Tolitha Eboline Valentine was my 1st Great grandfather's sister.

E W Collins

His birthday is recorded in our family bible as March 13, 1860.

Collins Family

Thank you so very much for the information on the Collins line. I have many photos that are not identified, but these photos did have names on them. The original photos are tintype, and Victora Bynum will be using the one of Warren and Tolitha in her new book, due out in 2010. I have the name of the book someplace, but it addresses the subject of Union supporters during the Civil War. I would be most interested in any information you could share about this family. Do you have the family Bible?
Thank you most sincerely
MaryAllen
comamur@sbcglobal.net

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