Ellis Martinus Collard

21 June 1917–8 July 1944 (Age 27)
Fountain Green, Sanpete, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Ellis Martinus

When Ellis Martinus Collard was born on 21 June 1917, in Fountain Green, Sanpete, Utah, United States, his father, George Earl Collard Sr., was 24 and his mother, Annie Rozella Jensen, was 24. He died on 8 July 1944, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 27, and was buried in Honolulu, Oahu, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Earl Collard Sr.
Annie Rozella Jensen
Rea Zell Collard
Ellis Martinus Collard
Claren Robert Collard
Helen Collard
George Earl Collard Jr

Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1918 · Attempting to Stop the War
Age 1
To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.
1921 · One of The Oldest Coasters in the World
Age 4
Utah is home to one of the oldest coasters in the world that is still operational. The Roller Coaster, at Lagoon Amusement park, is listed number 5.
Age 10
Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: French Donat, Normand, Octave, Adelard, Aldor, Andre, Armand, Emile, Germaine, Marcel.English (southern), French, and Walloon: from a diminutive of the Middle English and Old French personal name Col(e), a pet form of Nic(h)olas (see Cole ), formed with the Old French suffix -ard.

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

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Sources (10)

  • Ellis M Collard in household of Geo Earl Collard, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Ellis Martinus Collard, "Utah, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1947"
  • Ellis M Collard in household of George Earl Collard, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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