William Allen Collins

1930–1999 (Age 68)
Mount Airy Township, Surry, North Carolina, United States

The Life of William Allen

When William Allen Collins was born on 30 April 1930, in Mount Airy Township, Surry, North Carolina, United States, his father, Noah Washington Collins, was 41 and his mother, Pearlie Mae Hiatt, was 34. He married Margaret Louise Johnson on 6 February 1961, in Surry, North Carolina, United States. He lived in Surry, North Carolina, United States for about 5 years and Dobson Township, Surry, North Carolina, United States in 1940. He died on 4 January 1999, in Pilot Mountain, Surry, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Pilot Mountain, Surry, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Allen Collins
1930–1999
Margaret Louise Johnson
1920–1999
Marriage: 6 February 1961

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
6 February 1961
Surry, North Carolina, United States

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1931

Age 1

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.
1932

Age 2

Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.
1949 · NATO is Established

Age 19

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is an alliance between 29 North American and European countries. The agreement of the alliance is to help defend each other if attacked by an external country. The last country to enter was Montenegro in 2017.

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 .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Willie Collins in household of Noah Collins, "United States Census, 1940"
  • William Allen Collins, "North Carolina, Department of Archives and History, Index to Vital Records, 1800-2000"
  • William Allen Collins, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "

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