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William Thomas "Tom" Collins
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Birth: 1828
Glasgow City, Scotland
Death: Feb. 26, 1906
Delaware County
Pennsylvania, USA

From a newspaper clipping:
Golden Wedding Anniversary
Mr and Mrs. William Thomas Collins observed their golden wedding anniversary, Saturday evening, at the home of their son in law, J Fletcher Preston, on Dexter street. The couple have 4 of their 13 children still living, 8 grandchildren and one great grandchild. Mr Collins and Miss Annie Sutcliffe were married in the parsonage of Mt Zion ME Church, by the Rev. Henry G King. Mr Collins was born in Glasgow, Scotland and came to this country, as did his wife, in youth. Mrs. Collins was born in Yorkshire, England. They have lived in this city for more than half a century, most of the time in Manayunk.
The 4 children alive in 1900 for their parents golden anniversary are:
John A, William T, Carrie and Hattie.
The 2 children of Thomas and Ann Collins not shown below are
William T Collins, Jr born 1863
Carrie Collins Curtis Born 1873
Family links: 
  Ann Sutcliffe Collins (1831 - 1912)*
  John Alfred Collins (1851 - 1929)*
  Agnes Collins Cheatham (1855 - 1895)*
  Sarah Sutcliffe Collins Wilson (1855 - 1881)*
  Mary Elizabeth Collins (1857 - 1880)*
  Joseph Sutcliffe Collins (1859 - 1861)*
  Joseph Sutcliffe Collins (1861 - 1889)*
  Annie Virginia Collins (1864 - 1869)*
  Frank Elmer Collins (1867 - 1868)*
  Lillian Collins (1868 - 1869)*
  Lucy May Collins (1870 - 1871)*
  Carrie Westerman Collins Curtis (1873 - 1945)*
  Hattie Irene Collins Preston (1874 - 1972)*
*Calculated relationship
Leverington Cemetery
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Lot 6 Section 9 Division C
Maintained by: tinker jacquette
Originally Created by: Ruth Gerke
Record added: Oct 14, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 78424627
William Thomas Tom Collins
Added by: Ruth Gerke
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- tinker jacquette
 Added: Jul. 16, 2012

- Ruth Gerke
 Added: May. 20, 2012

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