John Davis Collins

John Davis Collins

Birth
Shelby County, Indiana, USA
Death 3 Apr 1893 (aged 55)
Orangeville, Orange County, Indiana, USA
Burial Orleans, Orange County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 10591322 · View Source
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Son of Jacob Collins and Sarah Ann Davis, and also stepson of Evoline Blackford Collins. Married Elcista Minerva Cross, daughter of Richard Cross and Calista Rogers, on 5 Sep 1858 in Lake County, Indiana. They were both enrolled in the Indiana School for the Deaf when they met.

Father of Richard B. Collins, George W. Collins, Oliver Jasper Collins, Andrew Jackson Collins, Emma Calista (Collins) Chambers, Jason Jasper Collins, John Casimer Collins, Zacheriah Burton Collins, Gertrude M. Collins, Henry Daniel Collins, Cora Pearl (Collins) Burkhart, Clara Collins, Mary Almonia (Collins) Cleveland, and Victoria Dollie (Collins) Beeghly.

Note: Wife Elcista is buried in Morris Hill Cemetery in Boise, Ada County, Idaho.



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  • Created by: Janice Castro
  • Added: 9 Mar 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 10591322
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Davis Collins (7 Jun 1837–3 Apr 1893), Find A Grave Memorial no. 10591322, citing Mount Horeb Baptist Cemetery, Orleans, Orange County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Janice Castro (contributor 46775866) .