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Rebecca Collins Edwards
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Birth: Mar. 20, 1857
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: 
  Daniel Collins (1807 - 1891)
  Nancy Vickers Collins (1827 - 1912)
  John B. Edwards (1837 - 1918)*
*Calculated relationship
Bonaparte Cemetery
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
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