Col Barbee Garland Collins

4 January 1774–15 June 1843 (Age 69)
Albemarle, Virginia, United States

The Life of Barbee Garland

When Col Barbee Garland Collins was born on 4 January 1774, in Albemarle, Virginia, United States, his father, Thomas Collins, was 34 and his mother, Susannah Mary Wallace, was 32. He married Mary Woods on 24 June 1795, in Madison, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Franklin, Tennessee, United States in 1820. He died on 15 June 1843, in Huntland, Franklin, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Keith Cemetery, Huntland, Franklin, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

Col Barbee Garland Collins
Mary Woods
Marriage: 24 June 1795
William Collins
Richard Collins
Ann Collins
Archibald Woods Collins
James G. Collins
Rice Garland Collins Sr
Mourning Collins
Sarah Sallie Collins
Mourning Collins

Spouse and Children

24 June 1795
Madison, Kentucky, United States


+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings




    John Collins Sr



    Robert Collins


    Thomas Collins


+9 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 2

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1780 · Richmond Becomes the Capital

Age 6

On April 18, 1780 Richmond became the capital of Virginia. It was the temporary capital from 1780-1788.
1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 20

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

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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Story Highlight


Barbee Collins Birth: Jan. 4, 1774 Albemarle County Virginia, USA Death: Jun. 15, 1843 Franklin County Tennessee, USA Craig, Shirley. Calling all Collins - Collings : digging up your roots. (Salt La …

Sources (3)

  • Barby Collins, "United States Census, 1820"
  • Barbe Collins and Mary Woods, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • Barbee Collins, "Find A Grave Index"

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