James Monroe Collins

1923–1933 (Age 10)
Dobson, Surry, North Carolina, United States

The Life of James Monroe

When James Monroe Collins was born on 11 March 1923, in Dobson, Surry, North Carolina, United States, his father, Noah Washington Collins, was 34 and his mother, Pearlie Mae Hiatt, was 27. He lived in Dobson Township, Surry, North Carolina, United States in 1930 and Mount Airy, Surry, North Carolina, United States in 1933. He died on 26 December 1933, in Surry, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 10, and was buried in Community Baptist Church Cemetery, Mount Airy, Surry, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Noah Washington Collins
Pearlie Mae Hiatt
Early Franklin Collins
Louella Collins
Martha Ann Collins
Lessie Collins
Bessie Mae Collins
Daisy Virginia Collins
James Monroe Collins
Dorothy Marie Collins
Earnest Richard Collins
Elsie Lorine Collins
William Allen Collins
Delmar Ramsey Collins

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World Events (4)


Age 4

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Age 6

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Age 8

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

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 .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (2)

  • Monroe Collens in household of Noah W Collens, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Monroe Collins, "North Carolina, Deaths, 1931-1994"

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