Hannah Ann Collins

Female16 June 1841–1920

Brief Life History of Hannah Ann

When Hannah Ann Collins was born on 16 June 1841, in Logan, Illinois, United States, her father, Joseph Collins, was 24 and her mother, Phebe Lucas, was 21. She married William Marion Buckles on 17 December 1858, in McLean, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Le Roy, McLean, Illinois, United States for about 10 years and Empire, McLean, Illinois, United States in 1880. She died in 1920, in Mahomet, Champaign, Illinois, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Riverside Cemetery, Mahomet Township, Champaign, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Marion Buckles
Hannah Ann Collins
Marriage: 17 December 1858
Joseph Fielding Buckles
Marion Buckles
Andrew J. Buckles
George W. Buckles
Miss Buckles
about 1876–1878
Amanda E. Buckles
Mary Sophia Buckles
Dallas Elmer Buckles
Bert Lee Buckles
Ada Belle Buckles
Russell Cleveland Buckles
Chester Russell Buckles

Sources (16)

  • Hannah Collins in household of Joseph Collins, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Hannah A Collins, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"
  • Hannah A Buckels in household of W M Buckels, "United States Census, 1860"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    17 December 1858McLean, Illinois, United States
  • Children (13)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (9)

    +4 More Children

    World Events (8)


    Age 5

    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.


    Age 17

    Historical Boundaries: 1858: McLean, Illinois, United States


    Age 22

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Colin , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.

    Irish and Manx: shortened Anglicized from Ó Coileáin, compare Cullen , or in Man or west Ulster shortened from Mac Coileáin, compare McQuillan and McCallion . The genitival -s is a local addition to Collin and variants after the surname was Anglicized.

    Americanized form of French Colin or Collin and also Collette .

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

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