Alfred Collier

1812–1840 (Age 28)
Arkansas, United States

The Life of Alfred

When Alfred Collier was born in 1812, in Arkansas, United States, his father, Martin Collier, was 17 and his mother, Mary Belle "Polly" Anderson, was 28. He died in 1840, in his hometown, at the age of 28.

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Family Time Line

Martin Collier
1795–1822
Mary Belle "Polly" Anderson
1784–1861
Lydia Collier
1795–1860
Elizabeth Collier
1803–1860
Nathan Collier
1813–1858
Sarah or Sally Lowry
1814–1891
Harrison Collier
1808–1836
Alfred Collier
1812–1840
Andrew Jackson Collier
1815–1859
Mary Collier
1818–1861
Smith Collier
1818–1898
Thomas M Collier
1818–
Jefferson Collier Sr.
1820–1897

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World Events (7)

1812

Age 0

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1812 · War of 1812

Age 0

Because of the outbreak of war from Napoleonic France, Britain decided to blockade the trade between the United States and the French. The US then fought this action and said it was illegal under international law. Britain supplied Native Americans who raided settlers living on the frontier and halting expansion westward. In 1814, one of the British raids stormed into Washington D.C. burning down the capital. Neither the Americans or the British wanted to continue fighting, so negotiations of peace began. After Treaty of Ghent was signed, Unaware of the treaty, British forces invaded Louisiana but were defeated in January 1815.
1820 · Making States Equal

Age 8

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a burner of charcoal or a gatherer or seller of coal, from Middle English cole ‘(char)coal’ + the agent suffix -(i)er.

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

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