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 William Miller Collier

William Miller Collier

Birth
Lodi, Seneca County, New York, USA
Death 15 Apr 1956 (aged 88)
Auburn, Cayuga County, New York, USA
Burial Auburn, Cayuga County, New York, USA
Plot The Collier lot is located in the Consecration Dell section.
Memorial ID 2158 · View Source
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Lawyer / Ambassador / Author.
Ambassador to Spain: William Miller Collier
Appointed: March 8, 1905
Title: Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary
Presented credentials: May 15, 1905
Terminated mission: Superseded by Ambassador Ide on June 9, 1909

The headstone reads:
Author of many legal treatises including
"Collier on Bankruptcy".
Held many public offices and positions of importance.
Amongst them
Minister Plenipotentiary to Spain, 1905-1909
President of George Washington University, Washington, DC 1917-1921.
Ambassador to Chile, 1921-1928.
In the toil,
the honor and the duties of all these positions,
his wife, Frances, nobly bore her share.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 1 Jan 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 2158
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Miller Collier (11 Nov 1867–15 Apr 1956), Find A Grave Memorial no. 2158, citing Fort Hill Cemetery, Auburn, Cayuga County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .