David Collings

19 April 1851–13 June 1935 (Age 84)
City of London, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of David

When David Collings was born on 19 April 1851, in City of London, England, United Kingdom, his father, Richard Collings, was 32 and his mother, Emma Luella Lawrence, was 25. He married Frances Augusta Lisonbee on 28 January 1873, in Endowment House, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 7 daughters. He registered for military service in 1866. He died on 13 June 1935, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park, Millcreek, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

David Collings
Frances Augusta Lisonbee
Marriage: 28 January 1873
David Owen Collings
Ole Lavelle Collings
Otto Collings
Lewella Emma Collings
Elma Ardeleia Collins
Roy Collings
Mattie Collings
Turner Wells Collings
Guy Willis Collings
Hazel Dotta Collings
Frank Jay Collings
Fay Loring Collings
Beth Adeline Collings
Welby Mae Collings

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    28 January 1873Endowment House, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 3
    The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
    Age 12
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 24
    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

    English: variant of Collins or Colling , with post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

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    Story Highlight

    David Collings

    David Collings, 84, of Holladay, for the last 79 years a resident of Utah and an active L. D. S. church worker died Thursday at 7:10 p. m. in a local hospital of causes incident to age. Mr. Colling …

    Sources (45)

    • David Collings in entry for Unknown, "Utah, County Birth and Death Records,1892-1951"
    • David Collings, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • David in entry for Albert Jos Rogers and Welby Mae Collings, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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