Sarah Elizabeth Collins

10 April 1850–
Rous Lench, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Sarah Elizabeth

When Sarah Elizabeth Collins was born on 10 April 1850, in Rous Lench, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Henry Collins, was 34 and her mother, Eliza Wright, was 31. She lived in Stock and Bradley, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom in 1861 and Utah Territory, United States in 1870.

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Henry Collins
Eliza Wright
John Collins
Sarah Elizabeth Collins

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World Events (8)

1854 · The Crimean War
Age 4
The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
Age 13
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
Age 31
Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

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 (9)

  • Sarah Collins, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Sarah E Collins in household of John Mason, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Sarah Elizabeth Collins in household of Henry Collins, "England and Wales Census, 1861"

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