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Charles Augustus Collier
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Birth: Jul. 19, 1848
Hall County
Georgia, USA
Death: Sep. 28, 1900
Fulton County
Georgia, USA

Charles A. Collier was a graduate from the University of Georgia in 1869 with a degree in law and was admitted to the bar in 1871. He shortly left the law profession and went into the mercantile pursuits and banking. He was on the Atlanta City Council and in 1887 was made President of the Piedmont Exposition.

He was Mayor of Atlanta from 1897 - 1898 and in 1899 was relected Mayor. Just after a year leaving from his office he was accidently shot and killed while searching for a burglar in his backyard in the early morning of September 28, 1900.

Son of John and Henrietta E. (Wilson) Collier

Husband of Susie Julia Eliza (Rawson) Collier, daughter of William Allen Rawson.

Family links: 
  John Collier (1815 - 1892)
  Henrietta E. Wilson Collier (1826 - 1901)
  Susan Julia Eliza Rawson Collier (1854 - 1897)*
  Julia Collier Harris (1875 - 1967)*
  John Collier (1884 - 1968)*
  Charles Allen Collier (1888 - 1963)*
  Mirabeau Lamar Collier (1844 - 1917)*
  John Wesley Collier (1846 - 1910)*
  Charles Augustus Collier (1848 - 1900)
  Wm E Collier (1852 - 1853)*
  Henry Latimer Collier (1852 - 1925)*
  John Oscar Collier (1856 - 1873)*
  Fannie Forrest Collier McRae (1864 - 1942)*
*Calculated relationship
Oakland Cemetery
Fulton County
Georgia, USA
Created by: Georgia Girl
Record added: Mar 15, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 49745478
Charles Augustus Collier
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Charles Augustus Collier
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Charles Augustus Collier
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