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James Monroe COLLIER[1]

Male 1822 - 1894  (71 years)


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  • Name James Monroe COLLIER 
    Born 9 Nov 1822  [1
    • James' tombstone and obituary give his birthdate as 9 Nov 1823.
    Gender Male 
    Census 1830  Howard County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • William Collier head of household:
      1 male under age 5: [Lewis]
      2 males age 5 to 10: [Joseph, James]
      1 male age 20 to 30
      1 male age 30 to 40: [William]
      3 females under age 5: [Kitty, Elizabeth, Susan]
      2 females age 10 to 15: [Sally Ann, Francis]
      1 female age 30 to 40: [Susan]
    Census 21 Oct 1850  Shelby County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Address:
    District 94 
    • Anthony Gooch, age 28, born in Kentucky; farmer with real property valued at $800
      James M. Collier, age 27, born in Kentucky; brick mason
      Catherine B. Collier, age 26, born in Kentucky
      James W. Collier, age 7, born in Missouri
      Mary S. Collier, age 5, born in Missouri
      Ophir Collier, age 3, born in Missouri
      Oscar Collier, age 3, born in Missouri
      Sarah C. Collier, age 1, born in Missouri
    Census 25 Aug 1860  Shelbyville, Shelby County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • James Collyer, age 36, born in Kentucky; Brick Mason; owned real property valued at $4,000 & personal property valued at $700
      Catherine Collyer, age 35, born in Kentucky
      James Collyer, Jr., age 13, born in Missouri
      Mary S. Collyer, age 13, born in Missouri
      Oscar Collyer, age 10, born in Missouri
      Ophir Collyer, age 7, born in Missouri
      Sarah Collyer, age 5, born in Missouri
      Charles Collyer, age 17, born in Missouri, school boy
      Laura Collyer, age 16, born in Missouri
      Richard Collyer, age 3, born in Missouri
    Census 7 Jul 1870  Black Creek Township, Shelby County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • This family was listed in this census with no surname; however, it's clearly the James M. Collier family, despite the fact that Catherine is missing.

      James [Collier], age 48, born in Kentucky; Sheriff; owned real property valued at $7,000 & personal property valued at $7,480
      James [Collier], age 27, born in Missouri
      Susan [Collier], age 25, born in Missouri
      Ophir [Collier], age 24, born in Missouri
      Louisa [Collier], age 16, born in Missouri; school
      Richard [Collier], age 12, born in Missouri; school
      Eddy [Collier], age 9, born in Missouri
      Betsie Chore, servant, age 18, born in Missouri
    Census 23 Jun 1880  Shelbyville, Shelby County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • James M. Collier, age 56, born in Kentucky, both parents born in Kentucky; bookkeeper
      Catharine B. Collier, age 55, born in Kentucky, both parents born in Kentucky
      Mary Tolan, age 22, servant, born in Pennsylvania, both parents born in Pennsylvania
    Will 11 Aug 1894 
    Died 25 Sep 1894  [7
    Buried 27 Sep 1894  Shelbyville, Shelby County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Address:
    Shelbyville Masonic Temple Cemetery 
    Person ID I905  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 26 Dec 2014 

    Father William COLLIER,   b. 11 Mar 1792, Madison County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Oct 1870  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Susan HIGBEE,   b. 29 Sep 1796, Jessamine County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1887  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 19 Dec 1816  Jessamine County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 8
    Family ID F287  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Ada BIGELOW 
    Last Modified 23 Feb 2016 
    Family ID F2744  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Catherine Blackford GOOCH,   b. 24 Jan 1824, Jessamine County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jan 1888, Shelby County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 15 Feb 1842  Shelby County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Children 
     1. Charles COLLIER,   b. Abt 1843, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +2. James W. COLLIER,   b. Abt 1843, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Laura B. COLLIER,   b. Abt 1844, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +4. Mary Susan COLLIER,   b. 12 Oct 1844, Shelby County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jun 1933, Black Creek Township, Shelby County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     5. Ophir COLLIER,   b. Abt 1847, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Oscar COLLIER,   b. Abt 1847, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Sarah C. COLLIER,   b. Abt 1849, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +8. Richard COLLIER,   b. 25 Nov 1857, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Mar 1917, Spokane, Spokane County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
    +9. Edwin Elmer COLLIER,   b. 10 Jul 1861, Shelby County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Apr 1943, Hunnewell, Shelby County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    Last Modified 23 Feb 2016 
    Family ID F2743  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1830 - Howard County, Missouri Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Feb 1842 - Shelby County, Missouri Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Address:
    District 94 - 21 Oct 1850 - Shelby County, Missouri
    Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 25 Aug 1860 - Shelbyville, Shelby County, Missouri Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 7 Jul 1870 - Black Creek Township, Shelby County, Missouri Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 23 Jun 1880 - Shelbyville, Shelby County, Missouri Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    Shelbyville Masonic Temple Cemetery - 27 Sep 1894 - Shelbyville, Shelby County, Missouri
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  • Documents
    Will - page 1 - James Monroe Collier
    Will - page 1 - James Monroe Collier
    Will - page 2 - James Monroe Collier
    Will - page 2 - James Monroe Collier
    Marriage Record - James M. Collier & Ada Bigelow
    Marriage Record - James M. Collier & Ada Bigelow

    Histories
    Title page - James Collier biography
    Title page - James Collier biography
    James Monroe Collier biography - page 2
    James Monroe Collier biography - page 2
    Page 1 - James Monroe Collier biography
    Page 1 - James Monroe Collier biography

  • Sources 
    1. [S83] Collier family lineage - Ancestry.com, ID numbers 1006, 1112517876, and 11025.

    2. [S1694] Missouri, Howard - 1830 - William Collier.
      {William Collier head of household:
      1 male under age 5: [Lewis]
      2 males age 5 to 10: [Joseph, James]
      1 male age 20 to 30
      1 male age 30 to 40: [William]
      3 females under age 5: [Kitty, Elizabeth, Susan]
      2 females age 10 to 15: [Sally Ann, Francis]
      1 female age 30 to 40: [Susan]}

    3. [S3649] Missouri, Shelby - 1850 - James M. Collier, District 94; page 250B; dwelling 595, family 617; James M. Collier family; viewed; 22 April 2014.

    4. [S3650] Missouri, Shelby - 1860 - James Collier, Shelbyville; page 309; dwelling 824, household 839; James Collyer household; viewed; 22 April 2014.

    5. [S3652] Missouri, Shelby - 1870 - James Collier household, Black Creek; page 18A; dwelling 21, household 21; James [Collier] household beginning at line 9; viewed; 23 April 2014.

    6. [S3651] Missouri, Shelby - 1880 - James M. Collier, Shelbyville; 64; page 466B; dwelling 320, household 329; James M. Collier household; viewed; 22 April 2014.

    7. [S3356] Find A Grave, Entry for Capt. James M. Collier.

    8. [S221] Kentucky, Jessamine - Marriages 1812-1840.

    9. [S3621] Missouri Marriages, 1750-1920, viewed; 20 April 2014; Entry for James M. Collier & Catharine B. Gooch.


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