When Thomas Collins was born in 1813, in Collingbourne Ducis, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Charles Collins, was 34 and his mother, Joyce Cook, was 33. He died in 1834, at the age of 21, and was buried in Collingbourne Ducis, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom.
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 .
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