Milton Stillman Collins

17 December 1912–25 September 1998 (Age 85)
Northfield, Essex, New Jersey, United States

The Life Summary of Milton Stillman

When Milton Stillman Collins was born on 17 December 1912, in Northfield, Essex, New Jersey, United States, his father, Edwin Richard Collins Sr, was 19 and his mother, Lovenia Sutton, was 18. He had at least 1 son with Margaret E Collins. He lived in Pleasantville, Atlantic, New Jersey, United States in 1920 and Linwood, Atlantic, New Jersey, United States for about 10 years. He died on 25 September 1998, in Port Republic, Atlantic, New Jersey, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Port Republic, Atlantic, New Jersey, United States.

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Milton Stillman Collins
Margaret E Collins
James M Collins

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World Events (8)

Age 1
A strike led by silk mill workers in Paterson, New Jersey. The primary demands of the strike were focused on improved quality of working conditions and establishing an eight-hour workday limit. Two protestors were killed during the strike, and over 1,850 workers were arrested. The strike ultimately ended in failure, due to the manufacturers' inability to accept the demands of the strikes.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment
Age 1
The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1935 · The FBI is Established
Age 23
The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Colin , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.Irish and Manx: shortened Anglicized from Ó Coileáin, compare Cullen , or in Man or west Ulster shortened from Mac Coileáin, compare McQuillan and McCallion . The genitival -s is a local addition to Collin and variants after the surname was Anglicized.Americanized form of French Colin or Collin and also Collette .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Milton S Collins in household of Edwin Collins, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Milton Collins in household of Edwin Collins, "United States Census, 1920"

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