Sarah Collins

about 1638–26 August 1702 (Age 64)
Winchcomb, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Sarah

Sarah Collins was born about 1638, in Winchcomb, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom. She married Oliver Skinner about 1660. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 26 August 1702, in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, England, at the age of 64, and was buried in Winchcomb, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom.

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Oliver Skinner
Sarah Collins
Marriage: about 1660
George Skinner
Samuel Skinner
Anne Skinner
Henry Skinner
Thomas Skinner
Sarah Skinner

Spouse and Children

about 1660


+1 More Child

World Events (2)

1642 · The English Civil War

Age 4

A series of conflicts regarding England's governance during the years 1642 to 1651 is now known as The English Civil War. Charles I summoned supporters to join him against his enemies in Parliament. In October 1642, nearly 10,000 men fought for Charles I and chased Parliament across the River Tamar. Fighting continued for years and was finally ended at the Battle of Worcester on September 3, 1651, with a Parliamentarian victory.
1688 · Glorious Revolution

Age 50

The Glorious Revolution brought the downfall of Catholic King James II and the reign of his Protestant daughter Mary and her Dutch husband, William III of Orange.

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.

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Sources (3)

  • Millennium File
  • Essex, England, Church of England Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1538-1812
  • Sarah Collins, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "

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