Collins, John Newton

Male 1863 - 1949


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  • Born  2 May 1863  Fayette County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • According to the "History of Fayette County Alabama" John was born on the farm established by his grandfather John or Jack Collins, in 1839, when he came from South Carolina. The farm is seven miles northwest of Fayette, AL.
    Gender  Male 
    Residence  1870  Fayette County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence  1880  Fayette County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence  1900  Fayette, Fayette, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence  1910  Fayette County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence  1920  Fayette, Fayette, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence  1930  Fayette, Fayette, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    _UID  B0FC2ACA68A7459C802419645D67205AEF56 
    Died  25 Sep 1949  Fayette County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried  Aft 25 Sep 1949  Mt. Vernon Methodist Church Cemetery, Fayette, Fayette, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • On page 238 of the History of Fayette County Alabama, John W. Collins, father of John Newton Collins procured part of the homestead established by his father. John Newton Collins attend public schools in Fayette County and assisted his father on the farm until he reached the age of twenty-nine. In 1892 he was elected county superintendent of education in Fayette County and filled that office for three terms (six years). After leaving this county office, he was bookkeeper for Propst Brothers, General Merchants at Fayette, until 1915, and was then with the L.M. Dodds, Mercantile establishment until 1923. He was elected to the office of Judge of Probate Court in Nov. 1922 and served one term (six years). In former years he was a justice of peace. He was a Democrat, a memeber of the First Baptist Church of Fayette, a past master of Charles Baskerville Lodge No. 281, F. and A.M., a member of H. Clay Armstrong Chapter No. 114, Royal Arch Masons, and was a past grand master of Fayette Lodge No. 39 of the International Order of Odd Fellows."
    • John Newton & Alla Itallia Buckner Collins HS
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    Person ID  I2844  Keith and Kay's
    Last Modified  28 Jan 2013 

    Father  Collins, Col John Whitten,   b. 6 Dec 1817, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 May 1897, Fayette County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Wheeler, Jane Caldwell,   b. Nov 1829, Lyman, Spartanburg, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1916, Fayette, Fayette, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  1853  Fayette, Fayette, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    _UID  1479D8484FF74EE4967F15FDD3747A4F5CB3 
    Family ID  F1313  Group Sheet

    Family  Buckner, Allia Itallia,   b. 19 Apr 1870, Fayette County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jun 1956, Fayette County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  29 Sep 1892  Fayette, Fayette, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • They had 3 children.
    _UID  7912C8E23A2E4007BDDACAC03331208C15FE 
    Children 
     1. Collins, John Thomas,   b. 20 Nov 1893, Fayette County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jul 1895, Fayette County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Collins, James Newton,   b. 14 Dec 1895, Alabama, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jan 1959, Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Collins, Lottie Charlcie,   b. 22 Dec 1897, Alabama, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aug 1975, Prattville, Autauga, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Collins, Ruth Mildred,   b. 11 Jun 1900, Alabama, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Apr 2006, Fayette, Fayette, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F1315  Group Sheet


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