Isham Marion Collier

11 February 1857–19 January 1954 (Age 96)
Rusk, Cherokee, Texas, United States

The Life of Isham Marion

When Isham Marion Collier was born on 11 February 1857, in Rusk, Cherokee, Texas, United States, his father, Thomas Also Collier, was 22 and his mother, Martha Jane Elkins, was 17. He married Alpha Landers West on 25 May 1882, in Duffau, Erath, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 10 daughters. He lived in Justice Precinct 5, Johnson, Texas, United States in 1900 and Supervisorial District 1, Maricopa, Arizona, United States in 1940. He died on 19 January 1954, in Tempe, Maricopa, Arizona, United States, at the age of 96, and was buried in Tempe, Maricopa, Arizona, United States.

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Family Time Line

Isham Marion Collier
1857–1954
Alpha Landers West
1866–1959
Marriage: 25 May 1882
Nettie Arminta Collier
1883–1906
Timie Landers Maggie Collier
1884–1987
Isham Fay Collier
1886–1956
Martha Leah Collier
1889–
Willie Renshaw Collier
1891–1992
Winnie Priscilla Collier
1893–1914
Arvilla Pearl Collier
1894–1994
Nancy Iris Collier
1896–1993
Lyma May Collier
1899–1990
Ollie Thelma Collier
1902–1992
Gladys Collier
1904–1992
Johnnie Collier
1906–1966

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
25 May 1882
Duffau, Erath, Texas, United States
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World Events (8)

1861 · Texas Secedes from the United States

Age 4

On February 1, 1861, Texas seceded from the United States. On March 2, 1861, they had joined with the Confederate States of America.
1863

Age 6

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1886

Age 29

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

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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Story Highlight

Boyce Sneed Jury

After some research and help from others I now have a list of the men who served on this jury. Unfortunately, I do not know which name to attach to the faces. I.M. Collier W.H. Rich F.M. Hall J …

Sources (3)

  • J M Collier, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Isham Collier, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Isham Marion Collier, "United States Census, 1940"

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