Jane Louise Collins

24 February 1916–20 December 1985 (Age 69)
Bluffs, Scott, Illinois, United States

The Life of Jane Louise

When Jane Louise Collins was born on 24 February 1916, in Bluffs, Scott, Illinois, United States, her father, Charles Henry Collins, was 26 and her mother, Wilson Elizabeth Montague, was 24. She married Wayne Harold Masterson on 10 July 1946, in Jacksonville, Morgan, Illinois, United States. She lived in South Bluffs Election Precinct, Scott, Illinois, United States in 1940. She died on 20 December 1985, at the age of 69.

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Family Time Line

Wayne Harold Masterson
Jane Louise Collins
Marriage: 10 July 1946

Spouse and Children

10 July 1946
Jacksonville, Morgan, Illinois, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Charles Henry Collins


    Wilson Elizabeth Montague





    Nona Jean Collins


World Events (8)


Age 1

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1925 · Woman's World's Fair

Age 9

The first Woman's World's Fair was held in Chicago in 1925. The idea of the completely women-run fair was to display the progress of ideas, work, and products of twentieth-century women
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 19

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

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)

  • Jane Collins in household of Charles Collins, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Jean L Collin in household of Charles H Collin, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Jane L Collins in household of Charles H Collins, "United States Census, 1920"

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