Joseph John Collins

28 September 1851–5 September 1910 (Age 58)
Holmes, Mississippi, United States

The Life of Joseph John

When Joseph John Collins was born on 28 September 1851, in Holmes, Mississippi, United States, his father, Caul John Collins, was 29 and his mother, Mary (Peggy) Harrison, was 25. He married Isabella Mauenry ( Minnie) Bell on 6 November 1883, in Wilson, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Justice Precinct 4, Gonzales, Texas, United States in 1900. He died on 5 September 1910, in Kenedy, Karnes, Texas, United States, at the age of 58, and was buried in Kenedy, Karnes, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph John Collins
1851–1910
Isabella Mauenry ( Minnie) Bell
1859–1930
Marriage: 6 November 1883
Clarence Victor Collins
1884–1955
Varoma Collins
1887–1960
Clyde Collins
1890–1979
Royal Rufus Collins
1893–1969
James H. Collins
1900–1976
James Hensley Collins
1900–1966
Lillie Bell Collins
1904–1905

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
6 November 1883
Wilson, Texas, United States
children

(7)

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Caul John Collins

    Male1822–1909Male

    Mary (Peggy) Harrison

    Female1826–1860Female

siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1861

Age 10

Mississippi became the second state to leave the Union at the start of the Civil War in 1861.
1863

Age 12

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 16

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

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 (3)

  • Joe J Collins, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Josephus J Collins, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Joseph J Collins, "Texas, County Marriage Records, 1837-1965"

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