PIONEER COLLINS FAMILY


1. WILLIAM COLLINS, (son of DANIEL and DOROTHY (WELLS) COLLINS) was born
25 Oct 1759 in Stonington CT.  He was a veteran of the Revolutionary War. 
He died on 23 Sep 1850 in the Town of Orleans, Jefferson Co. NY, and is
buried in the Stone Mills Cemetery, Stone Mills, Town of Orleans. 

He married in 1782

POLLY ROSS, (daughter of JOHN and HANNAH (SAUNDERS) ROSS of Westerly,
Washington County RI), who was born 2 Apr 1760.  She died 29 Apr 1836 in
the Town of Orleans, Jefferson Co NY and is also buried in the Stone Mills
Cemetery.   

(William had a sister Hannah who married William Rouse)

Children, b CT; COLLINS:

+       2     i     POLLY COLLINS      

+       3     ii    JOHN B. COLLINS

+       4     iii   RACHEL COLLINS
                                              
+       5     iv    LYDIA COLLINS                    

+       6     v     WILLIAM COLLINS                 

+       7     vi    TACY COLLINS
 
+       8     vii   SOPHIA COLLINS
        
+       9     viii  HANNAH COLLINS 


2. POLLY COLLINS, (daughter of WILLIAM and POLLY (ROSS) COLLINS) was born
18 Apr 1786.  She d 16 May 1857 and is buried in Clayton Cemetery,
Clayton, Jefferson Co.

She married in 1801 at Plainfield, Otsego Co NY 

TRUMAN KILBORN, (son of Captain JOHN and ANNA (SMITH) KILBORN) was born in
Adams, MA.  He removed to Brownville NY in 1804; TRUMAN KILBURN was a
taxpayer in the Town of Orleans in 1824.  He died 6 Sep 1831 at (Twp
Orleans?) Brownville, Jefferson Co. 

Children, all but first born Brownville; KILBORN:

+       10    i     ANNIE KILBORN 

+       11    ii    WILLIAM COLLINS KILBORN

+       12    iii   TRUMAN KILBORN

+       13    iv    FREDERICK KILBORN

+       14    v     JOHN KILBORN

+       15    vi    DANIEL KILBORN

+       16    vii   MARY KILBORN


3. JOHN B. COLLINS, (son of WILLIAM and POLLY (ROSS) COLLINS) was born 18
Apr 1787 at Stonington CT.  He moved with his father's family to Jefferson
County, and took up land near what is now Stone Mills in the Town of
Orleans.  JOHN B. COLLINS and PETER PRATT built a limestone grist mill,
and the place was then known as Collins Mills.  The name was later changed
to its present Stone Mills.  JOHN B. COLLINS also made early surveys of
the area.  He died 1 May 1866 and is buried at Stone Mills.

He married about 1806

CLARA/CLARISSA RHODES, (daughter of JOSEPH and RHODA (WHEELER) RHODES) b
Chemung Co 1791; died 8 Oct 1869 and is buried at Stone Mills.

Children, probably all born present Twp Orleans, Jefferson County;
COLLINS:

+       17    i     JOSEPH COLLINS married MARY EDDY 

+       18    ii    JOHN W. COLLINS married CLARISSA EDDY                  
          
        19    iii   JAMES L. COLLINS

        20    iv    WILLIAM B. COLLINS

        21    v     CORDELIA COLLINS

+       22    vi    THOMAS W COLLINS married MARTHA HAMLIN

        23    vii   CLARISSA COLLINS

        24    viii  GEORGE R. COLLINS 

+       25    ix    ERWIN S. COLLINS married ADELIA DILLENBECK

+       26    x     DANIEL COLLINS married MARTHA HOLLOWAY

        27    xi    ROSS COLLINS 

                                          Collins Frasier, an adopted son    


4. RACHEL C. COLLINS, (daughter of WILLIAM and POLLY (ROSS) COLLINS)  was
born 29 (26?) Jul 1789 at Stonington, CT.  She died 22 Sep 1876 in the
Town of Orleans, Jefferson Co, and is buried in the Stone Mills Cemetery,
Stone Mills, Town of Orleans, Jefferson County.

She married, probably in Jefferson County,

ROBERT SMITH, (son of NICHOLAS and ANNAATJE (HAGEDORN) SMITH) who was born
10 Sep 1784 at Schenectady, Schenectady Co NY.  A farmer, he died 23 Sep
1867 in the Town of Orleans and is buried in the Stone Mills Cemetery. 

Children, born Twp Orleans; SMITH:

+       28    i     HARMON SMITH married LUCRENIA HURD 

+       29    ii    DANIEL SMITH married SALLIE ANN DIXON 

+       30    iii   NANCY SMITH married ROBERT B. DIXON, JR 

        31    iv    NICHOLAS SMITH                                      

        32    v     POLLY SMITH  

+       33    vi    HANNAH SMITH married SANFORD PETRIE 

+       34    vii   ROBERT SMITH married ALMA TUTTLE 

+       35    viii  WILLIAM COLLINS SMITH married LAURA TUTTLE


5. LYDIA COLLINS, (daughter of WILLIAM and POLLY (ROSS) COLLINS) was born
12 Feb 1790 at Stonington CT.  She died 26 Sep 1854 in the Town of
Orleans, Jefferson Co and is buried in the Perch River Cemetery at Perch
River in the Town of Brownville.

She married

ROSWELL BAXTER, (son of JOHN and ANNA (BOWDY) BAXTER) who was born 14 Jul
1787 at Sandisfield MA.  He died 7 Jan 1866 and is also buried in the
Perch River Cemetery. 

Children, order uncertain, probably all born Twp Orleans; BAXTER:

        36    i     TACY BAXTER married (---) ROGERS            

        37    ii    POLLY ANN BAXTER   

        38    iii   NANCY BAXTER married SILAS SPICER  

        39    iv    ALBERT BAXTER (eldest son) married POLLY COLLINS

        40    v     ELBRIDGE BAXTER  (lvd Pike's Peak, CO, 1866)

        41    vi    SARAH BAXTER married CHAUNCY ROGERS

        42    vii   CORNELIA BAXTER 


6. WILLIAM COLLINS, (son of WILLIAM and POLLY (ROSS) COLLINS) was born 10
Jul 1792 at Stonington CT.  He died 8 May 1876 in the Town of
(?)Brownville, Jefferson Co.
 
He married 12 Jun 1816 at Brownville, Jefferson County 

SALLY CRAWFORD, (daughter of WILLIAM and HULDAH (---) CRAWFORD) who was
born in Chenango County.  She died 18 Oct 1884 at Stone Mills, Jefferson
County. 

Children, COLLINS:

        43    i     HENRY COLLINS married (1) SALLY STETSON; (2) HULDAH BRAUT
     
        44    ii    WILLIAM PATRICK COLLINS married CYNTHIA ELIZABETH CRUMB 
        
        45    iii   RHODA COLLINS   

        46    iv    ALMIRA COLLINS married DAVID H. DIXON   

        47    v     POLLY COLLINS married ALBERT BAXTER

        48    vi    EDWARD COLLINS    

        49    vii   HUSE COLLINS                 

        50    viii  JOHN W. COLLINS 


7. TACY COLLINS, (daughter of WILLIAM and POLLY (ROSS) COLLINS) was born
15 Sep 1795 at Stonington, CT.  She died about 1887.

She married 

SUMNER KIBBE, (probably the son of ISAAC and NAOME (KIBBE) KIBBE) who was
born 2 Nov 1788. 

Children, probably born Twp Orleans, KIBBE:

        51    i     PELL KIBBE married TABITA PERMELIA LIVINGSTON 

        52    ii    ELISIA KIBBE 

        53    iii   BETSY KIBBE married AMBROSE LITTLEFIELD 

+       54    iv    MARY LENORA KIBBE married LEWIS ARNOLD 

        55    v     ABAGAIL KIBBE married CYRUS NOYES 

        56    vi    LYDIA B. KIBBE  

        57    vii   GEORGE W. KIBBE married BELLE HARRIET WEST 

        58    viii  CLARISSA KIBBE married (1) JEROME WHITE; (2) LEWIS LAMSON
 
Possibly also ALONZO KIBBE and LINUS KIBBE 


8. SOPHIA COLLINS, (daughter of WILLIAM and POLLY (ROSS) COLLINS) was born
13 May 1800 at Stonington, CT.  She died 15 Mar 1869 at Cole Camp, MO.

She married

WILLIAM ROUSE, Jr. (son of WILLIAM and HANNAH (COLLINS) ROUSE) who was
born 5 Apr 1793 in CT.  He moved to Missouri in 1869, came back to die in
1885 at Stone Mills, Jefferson County.

Children, ROUSE:

        59    i     ALONZO ROUSE married (1) AMY ORLIVA CRUMB; (2) REBECCA CANFIELD

        60    ii    WILLIAM ROUSE  married (1) (---); (2) (---)

        61    iii   HANNAH ROUSE married SILAS SPICER         

        62    iv    POLLY ROUSE  married Maj. LUTHER KIEFFER        

        63    v     GILBERT ROUSE 

        64    vi    SARAH R. ROUSE  married PETER SWAIM


9. HANNAH COLLINS, (daughter of WILLIAM and POLLY (ROSS) COLLINS) was born
23 Oct 1802 at Stonington, CT.  She died 12 Sep 1865

She married

MOSES HUSE

Children, probably born Twp Orleans, HUSE:

        65    i     SARAH ANN HUSE married GEORGE P. MARSH           

        66    ii    ALPHEUS G. HUSE married LAURA BOARDMAN             


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