Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Edwardses in:
 • Bonaparte Cemetery
 • Bonaparte
 • Van Buren County
 • Iowa
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Rebecca Collins Edwards
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: Mar. 20, 1857
Bonaparte
Van Buren County
Iowa, USA
Death: Aug. 20, 1927

Rebecca, daughter of Daniel and Macy Collins was born March 20, 1857 and departed this life on August 20, 1927, aged 70 years and 5 months.
She united with the M.E. Church in 1875 and had always been a faithful member. She was united in marriage to John Edwards on Oct. 12, 1892, who preceded her in death April 20, 1918.
She leaves to mourn their loss, three brothers; Herman Collins of Portland, Ore., Frank Collins of Ft. Madison, and Winfield Collins of St. Joseph, Mo., and three sisters, Mrs. Leota Clark of Des Moines, Mrs. Margaret Corr of Hardner, Kansas and Elizabeth Lewis of Salina, Kansas; a host of nieces, nephews and friends.
Funeral services were held at the M. E. church in Bonaparte on Tuesday morning, August 23, Rev. Sam officiating. Interment in the Bonaparte cemetery. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Daniel Collins (1807 - 1891)
  Nancy Vickers Collins (1827 - 1912)
 
 Spouse:
  John B. Edwards (1837 - 1918)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Bonaparte Cemetery
Bonaparte
Van Buren County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Jean Wenke
Record added: Mar 07, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34545539
Rebecca <i>Collins</i> Edwards
Added by: Jean Wenke
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service