Mortimer Collin

9 December 1852–
Lenox, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Mortimer

When Mortimer Collin was born on 9 December 1852, in Lenox, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States, his father, James Collin, was 52 and his mother, Christine E. Woolverton, was 31. He married Mary Aggie Lament on 22 June 1872, in Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States in 1870 and Utica, Oneida, New York, United States in 1900.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Mortimer Collin
1852–
Mary Aggie Lament
Marriage: 22 June 1872
Ira May Collin
1873–

Spouse and Children

    Male1852–Male

    Mary Aggie Lament

    FemaleFemale

MARRIAGE
22 June 1872
Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States
children

(1)

    Ira May Collin

    Female1873–Female

Parents and Siblings

    Male1800–1861Male

    Christine E. Woolverton

    Female1821–1882Female

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1863

Age 11

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 11

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1886

Age 34

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

1 English and French: from a pet form of English Coll 1, French Colle .2 Probably an altered spelling of German Kollin .3 Danish: variant of Colding .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mortimer Collin in household of Chartina E Collin, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Mortimer Collins in household of James Collins, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Mortimer Collin in household of James Collin, "Massachusetts State Census, 1855"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.