Frank Gudgell Collins

23 May 1893–18 November 1974 (Age 81)
Bath, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Frank Gudgell

When Frank Gudgell Collins was born on 23 May 1893, in Bath, Kentucky, United States, his father, Bryant W. Collins, was 33 and his mother, Elizabeth Carter, was 31. He had at least 2 sons and 1 daughter with Pearl Darrell. He lived in Magisterial District 4 White Sulphur, Bath, Kentucky, United States in 1920. He registered for military service in 1917. He died on 18 November 1974, in Mount Sterling, Montgomery, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 81.

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Frank Gudgell Collins
Pearl Darrell
Ewell W. Collins
Dewey Collins
Rose Olive Collins

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    Elizabeth Carter




    Arnold H Collins


    Laura E Collins



    Morgan Collins



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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1900 · Governor Shot

Age 7

On January 30, 1900 Governor William Goebel of Kentucky was assassinated. He took a bullet to the chest, outside the Old State Capitol. He died on February 3, 1900.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 23

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

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)

  • Frank Collins, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Frank Collins in household of Bryant W Collins, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Frank Collins in household of Bryant Collins, "United States Census, 1900"

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