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William Buckner McCollum
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Birth: May 3, 1862
Tishomingo County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Jun. 30, 1954
Hill County
Texas, USA

William B. McCollum was born in Tishomingo County, Mississippi, the son of Hiram D. and Tennessee "Tennie" Archer McCollum of Tennessee. He married Mary L. "Mollie" Rogers, the daughter of Hugh Riah and Mary Ann Patton Rogers in Tishomingo County, Mississippi 1883. In 1887, after the death of his father-in-law, the widow Mary Patton Rogers and her children Mattie A. Tynes, Maggie Beachum, Dorn Rogers and Hugh Rogers Jr. signed a warranty deed in Tishomingo County leaving their interest in the family land to William and Mary L. McCollum. All but Mattie Tynes left to Hill County, Texas. Then in February 1893 the McCollums sold their Mississippi land to C.D. Brown and they joined her brother Dorn Rogers in Itasca, Hill County, Texas. William B. McCollum was a blacksmith, and worked with his brother-in-law Dorn Rogers in the "Lone Star Carriage Shop".

The children of William B. and Mollie McCollum were:
Maggie L. McCollum 1884; Mavis McCollum 1886; Virgil Roy McCollum 1891; Lewis P. McCollum 1892-1896; Nellie G. 1897; William Hugh McCollum 1900-1967; Benjamin Frank McCollum 1903-1981. 
Family links: 
  Hiram D. McCollum (1835 - 1921)
  Tennessee Archer McCollum (1842 - 1902)
  Mary L. Rogers McCollum (1862 - 1939)*
  Lewis P McCollum (1893 - 1966)*
  William Hugh McCollum (1901 - 1967)*
  William Buckner McCollum (1862 - 1954)
  Ella Jane McCollum McGlaun (1868 - 1933)*
  James Walker McCollum (1874 - 1875)*
  Mary A. McCollum Warren (1876 - 1955)*
  Homer Eugene McCollum (1882 - 1935)*
*Calculated relationship
Itasca Cemetery
Hill County
Texas, USA
Created by: Barbara Tynes Claiborne
Record added: May 29, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19601763
William Buckner McCollum
Added by: Weldon Collins
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 Added: Mar. 3, 2013

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