Barbara Collins

Berwick, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Barbara

When Barbara Collins was born in 1729, in Berwick, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom, her father, Edward Collins, was 36 and her mother, Marjorie Weatherhead, was 36. She married Thomas Andrews on 8 December 1754, in Berwick-upon-Tweed, Northumberland, England. They were the parents of at least 1 son.

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Thomas Andrews
Barbara Collins
Marriage: 8 December 1754
Thomas Andrews

Spouse and Children

8 December 1754
Berwick-upon-Tweed, Northumberland, England


Parents and Siblings

    Edward Collins


    Marjorie Weatherhead




World Events (4)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 72

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.

Age 86

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

Age 94

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Coileáin and Mac Coileáin ( see Cullen 1).2 English: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Col(l)in, a pet form of Coll , itself a short form of Nicholas .3 Americanized form of French Colin .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Barbara Collins, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "
  • Barbara Collin, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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