Helen Mae COLLINS

7 January 1884–5 December 1958 (Age 74)
Barbour, Alabama, United States

The Life of Helen Mae

When Helen Mae COLLINS was born on 7 January 1884, in Barbour, Alabama, United States, her father, Justus Collins, was 26 and her mother, Lucy Gertrude Dent, was 22. She married Joseph Earl Beury in 1905. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 5 December 1958, in Lewisburg, Greenbrier, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 74.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Earl Beury
1876–1919
Helen Mae COLLINS
1884–1958
Marriage: 1905
Joseph Lawton Beury
1906–1984
Justus Collins Beury
1908–1977
John Harry Beury Sr
1909–1985
Elizabeth Josephine Beury
1912–1999

Spouse and Children

    Joseph Earl Beury

    Male1876–1919Male

    Female1884–1958Female

MARRIAGE
1905
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1886

Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1895 · Alabama State Flag is Adopted

Age 11

Alabama adopted its state flag on February 16, 1895. Act 383 of the Alabama state legislature states, “The flag of the State of Alabama shall be a crimson cross of St. Andrew on a field of white.”
1904

Age 20

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

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)

  • Helen M Collins in household of Justin Collins, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Helen M Collins, "United States Passport Applications, 1795-1925"
  • Helen Mae Collins in entry for John Horry Beury and Laura De Lamater Benedict, "Virginia, Marriage Certificates, 1936-1988"

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