William Edward Collier

12 October 1885–15 September 1955 (Age 69)
Washington, Washington, Utah, United States

The Life of William Edward

When William Edward Collier was born on 12 October 1885, in Washington, Washington, Utah, United States, his father, William James Collier, was 32 and his mother, Henrietta Mata Meyer, was 30. He lived in Washington, District of Columbia, United States for about 10 years. He died on 15 September 1955, in District of Columbia, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Washington, District of Columbia, United States.

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Family Time Line

William James Collier
1853–1896
Henrietta Mata Meyer
1855–1925
John Halbert Collier
1878–1941
Helena Collier
1880–1884
William Edward Collier
1885–1955
Leona Collier
1887–1888
Aaron Walter Collier
1891–1967
Marie F. Collier
1894–1961

Parents and Siblings

    William James Collier

    Male1853–1896Male

    Henrietta Mata Meyer

    Female1855–1925Female

siblings

(6)

    John Halbert Collier

    Male1878–1941Male

    Helena Collier

    Female1880–1884Female

    Male1885–1955Male

    Leona Collier

    Female1887–1888Female

    Male1891–1967Male

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World Events (8)

1886

Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1887 · Monotype Type-Casting Machine

Age 2

June 7, 1887, Tolbert Lanston patented his Monotype machine. It typed individual characters instead of lines like the Linotype machine.
1904

Age 19

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

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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Sources (3)

  • William Collier in household of Henrietta Collier, "United States Census, 1900"
  • William E Collier in household of Henrietta M Collier, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Collier, "District of Columbia Births and Christenings, 1830-1955"

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