War of 1812 Veteran
Son of John Collins.
Husband of Cynthia Chubb.
Father of Merlin, John, Chloe, Thomas B. & George S. Collins.
bio of his son George:
History of Ontario Co, NY, Conover & Aldrich, pub 1893, pg 38 - 39
COLLINS, George S., Victor, was born in Mendon, Monroe county, February 26, 1821. He was educated in the district school of that place, and came with his parents to Victor in the year of 1853, and has always been a farmer. November 20, 1856, he married Mariette, daughter of Jesse and Abigal RICHARDS, of Newark, Wayne county, and they have four children: Nellie L., who married Eugene L. THOMPSON, station agent at Fishers; Adelbert S., Arthur E. (1864) and A. May; Carrie B. COLLINS, deceased. The sons run the home farm, and the youngest daughter is at school. **Mr. COLLINS's father, John, was born at Rutland, Vt., in the year 1791, and came with his parents to this State when a boy. January 6, 1811, he married Cynthia CHUBB, who was born at Hempstead, Conn., October 10, 1793, and they had five children: Merlin, John [note: Algernon], Chloe, George S., and Thomas B. His grandfather, John COLLINS, was in the battle of Bennington in the Revolutionary War.**
Cynthia Chubb Collins (1793 - 1882)*
Merlin C. Collins (1812 - 1874)*
George S. Collins (1820 - 1896)*
Algernon B. Collins (1840 - 1923)*
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Victor Village Cemetery
New York, USA
Created by: Cheri Branca
Record added: May 26, 2010
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