Jun. 27, 1830 Spartanburg County South Carolina, USA
Aug. 29, 1920 Fayette County Alabama, USA
James B Collins was the son of John M and Edith McCarter Collins and was born in Spartanburg District, South Carolina. He married Nancy H. Halliday with whom he had three children John Richard, William Dean and Catherine B Collins. Nancy died in 1899 and James then married Martha J. 'Mattie' Stewart.