Samuel J. Collett, Jr

26 June 1853–28 September 1926 (Age 73)
Canada

The Life of Samuel J.

When Samuel J. Collett, Jr was born on 26 June 1853, in Canada, his father, Samuel Collette, was 23 and his mother, Lucinda COMEAU, was 22. He married Delphina Wellcome on 31 July 1875, in Mankato, Blue Earth, Minnesota, United States. He lived in Garden City, Blue Earth, Minnesota, United States in 1875 and Centralia, Wood, Wisconsin, United States in 1880. He died on 28 September 1926, in Dauphin, Manitoba, Canada, at the age of 73.

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Family Time Line

Samuel J. Collett, Jr
1853–1926
Julia Ann Quimby Wellcome
1840–1930
Marriage: 1883
Ellick Edmon Collett

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1883
Blue Earth, Minnesota, United States
children

(1)

    Ellick Edmon Collett

    MaleMale

Parents and Siblings

    Samuel Collette

    Male1829–1918Male

    Lucinda COMEAU

    Female1831–Female

siblings

(11)

    Male1853–1926Male

    Samuel II COLLETTE

    Male1853–Male

    George COLLETTE

    Male1855–Male

    Charles COLLETTE

    Male1858–1874Male

    Mary COLLETTE

    Female1860–Female

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1863

Age 10

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1864 · St. Albans Raid

Age 11

St. Albans Raid took place on October 19, 1864. It was a Confederate raid from Canada into Union territory. Confederate soldiers that were in Canada raided the town of St. Albans killed one person and robbed three banks.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 22

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English: from a pet form of Coll 1.2 Respelling of French Collet , cognate with 1.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Samuel Collette in household of Julian Welcome, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Samuel Collett in household of Samuel Collett, "Minnesota State Census, 1875"
  • Samuel Collette in household of Samuel Collette, "United States Census, 1870"

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