Hillbillies & Vikings

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Gilbert Charles Collins

M, #876, b. 11 February 1901, d. 1986

Parents

FatherBenjamin A. Collins (b. 1875, d. 18 August 1927)
MotherBertha Blanche Sherer (b. 4 November 1876, d. 18 August 1927)

Family: Marie Harrison (b. 1901, d. 1974)

DaughterJane A. Collins+ (b. 1924)
SonJack G. Collins+ (b. 1927)

Biography

Gilbert Charles Collins was born on 11 February 1901. He witnessed the birth of Jane A. Collins in 1924. He witnessed the birth of Jack G. Collins in 1927. Gilbert Charles Collins and Marie Harrison were married on 24 January 1922. He died in 1986, at age ~85. He was buried in Bucyrus, Crawford, Ohio, USA.
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James Russel Collins

M, #878, b. 13 September 1897

Parents

FatherBenjamin A. Collins (b. 1875, d. 18 August 1927)
MotherBertha Blanche Sherer (b. 4 November 1876, d. 18 August 1927)

Family 1: Hazel McCracken

DaughterRuth L. Collins (b. 1920, d. 1927)
DaughterBetty J. Collins (b. 1921, d. 1927)

Family 2: Miriam Keller (b. 1909)

SonBenjamin Wayne Collins (b. 1934)

Biography

James Russel Collins was born on 13 September 1897. He witnessed the birth of Ruth L. Collins in 1920. He witnessed the birth of Betty J. Collins in 1921. He witnessed the birth of Benjamin Wayne Collins in 1934.1
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Citations

  1. [S86] "Research by Susan Sharp on her husband's Sharp line.", (Mainly 1990s), Susan Sharp (215 Oak St., Hillsboro, OH 45133), to Carl Jón Denbow (17 Coventry Lane, Athens, Athens, Ohio, USA, 45701-3718), Carl J. Denbow Personal Files, 17 Coventry Lane, Athens, Athens, Ohio, USA, 45701-3718. Hereinafter cited as "Susan Sharp's Research Notes".

Ruth L. Collins

F, #881, b. 1920, d. 1927

Parents

FatherJames Russel Collins (b. 13 September 1897)
MotherHazel McCracken

Biography

Ruth L. Collins was born in 1920. She died in 1927, at age ~7. She was buried in Crawford, Ohio, USA.
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Wayne Franklin Collins

M, #884, b. 4 February 1896, d. 1991

Parents

FatherBenjamin A. Collins (b. 1875, d. 18 August 1927)
MotherBertha Blanche Sherer (b. 4 November 1876, d. 18 August 1927)

Family: Tressie M. Dapper (b. 1896, d. 1975)

DaughterDoris J. Collins (b. 1920, d. 1927)

Biography

Wayne Franklin Collins was born on 4 February 1896. He witnessed the birth of Doris J. Collins in 1920. He and Tressie M. Dapper were married on 15 July 1915. He died in 1991, at age ~95. He was buried in Crawford, Ohio, USA.
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Lawrence Conkling1

M, #894, b. 1908

Family: Golda Wise (b. 1908)

SonLawrence Conkling, Jr.+ (b. 1930)

Biography

Lawrence Conkling was born in 1908 in Ohio, USA.1 He witnessed the birth of Lawrence Conkling, Jr., in 1930 in Ohio, USA.1 Lawrence Conkling and Golda Wise were married in 1928 in Ohio, USA.
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Citations

  1. [S10] Thomas W. Thompson, The Thompson Geneology [sic], 2nd Edition (812 Boulevard, Dover, Ohio 44622: Express Press Inc., 20 Jul 1979). Hereinafter cited as Thompson Genealogy.

Jennie Cook

F, #899, b. 1866

Family: Issac E. Kelley (b. 26 June 1866, d. 25 September 1921)

SonDavid Webster Kelley (b. between 1891 and 1916)
SonGeorge O. Kelley (b. between 1891 and 1916, d. 1916)
SonIrving Earl Kelley (b. between 1891 and 1916)
SonRobert K. Kelley (b. between 1891 and 1916)
DaughterViola Kelley (b. between 1891 and 1916, d. 1987)

Biography

Jennie Cook was born in 1866.1 She witnessed the birth of David Webster Kelley between 1891 and 1916. She witnessed the birth of George O. Kelley between 1891 and 1916. She witnessed the birth of Irving Earl Kelley between 1891 and 1916.1 She witnessed the birth of Robert K. Kelley between 1891 and 1916. She witnessed the birth of Viola Kelley between 1891 and 1916. Jennie Cook and Issac E. Kelley were married on 26 June 1890.
Jennie Cook was also known as Sour @C150@ Cook. She was also known as Jennie Kelley. She was.1
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Citations

  1. [S11] Letters and emails from Mary Lou Deetz (, Dover, Tuscarawas, Ohio, USA) to Carl Jón Denbow, From 1993; Carl J. Denbow Personal Files (, 17 Coventry Lane, Athens, Athens, Ohio, USA, 45701-3718)..

John Cooper

M, #900, b. 30 March 1842, d. 13 February 1916

Biography

John Cooper was born on 30 March 1842. He and Margaret Jane Henderson were married on 26 September 1901 in Crawford, Ohio, USA. He died on 13 February 1916, at age 73.
According to the recollections of Robert Henderson Sharp, John Cooperwas a horse trader and a very kind and nice man. The U. S. Census 1910lists him as the manager of a hardware store. We did not find hisgrave next to Maggie Cooper's in the Oakwood Cemetery in Bucyrus.Possibly he had a first wife and is buried with her? Notes in theSharp Family Bible kept by Maude Elsie Sherer Sharp state that JohnCooper died 13 February 1916, aged 73 years, 10 months, and 13 days.
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