|Birth: ||Feb. 9, 1834|
|Death: ||Feb. 2, 1843|
St. Paul's parish records:
"Collins, Hugh Daves (February 9, 1836-drowned February 2, 1843) son of Josiah Collins III and wife Mary (Riggs)[Buried with brother Edward Riggs Collins]"
A Big Thank You goes to Find A Grave contributor C. L. Roth for this information
Sacred to the Memory of Edward Riggs Collins Aged 10 years, 9 months, and 6 days and of Hugh Daves Collins Aged 8 years, 11 months, and 24 days Children of Josiah and Mary Collins who were drowned At Somerset Place, Washington Co., NC February 2nd 1843. This tragedy touches the lives of everyone living at Somerset Place.
Tis sweet as year by year we lose friends out of sight, in faith to muse how Grows in paradise our store. When Christ who is our life shall appear then shall ye also appear with him in glory. They were lovely and pleasant in their lives and in their death they were not divided.
Josiah Collins (1808 - 1863)
Mary Riggs Collins (1808 - 1872)
Saint Pauls Episcopal Churchyard
North Carolina, USA
Created by: CindyS
Record added: Mar 10, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25171614
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