.                   Commodore C. Collier, 1852 - c1904, s/o Abel Collier
.                                                                                                      (INDEX)
.                                                                author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

2311   Commodore C. Collier,5                                                                                     231   (Elias,4,Abel,3,?Shadrack,2)
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.                b Apr 1852 Scott Co, Va; d ca 1904 Princess, Boyd Co, Ky (murdered).
.                m(1) 17 Jun 1870 Scott Co, Va to Mary Elizabeth Easterling, b 19 Oct 1852 Scott Co, d ca 1889-90 Lawrence Co, Ky, d/o Silas
.                         Easterling and Rebecca Elam.
.                m(2) 1 Feb 1897 Carter Co, Ky to Polly Ann Barker, b 3 Mar 1874 Morgan Co, Ky (b Jan 1872 acc to 1900 census), d 1958.
.                         She was supposedly d/o Jeremiah (Jerry) Barker and Catherine McMillian, but may have actually been the d/o Jordan
.                         (Jerd) and Catherine S. (?Susanna) Barker, judging by the census records.  Jerry and Catherine had a dau Polly, age 7 in
.                         1880, and Jordan and Catherine S. had a dau Polley, age 9 in 1880.  Her father was "John" acc to her 2nd marr rec.
.                Commodore and Polly div and she m(2) 25 May 1905 Carter Co to George Clevinger, s/o J.N. Clevinger.
.                         She may have been the Polly Clevenger who d 1 May 1959 Carter Co, age "91".
.                Commodore had a common law wife Pearl Cartwright.  Pearl was his widow acc to Carter Co court records and she received
.                county assistance for support for her 2 young daus.  She was poss the Pearl Collier, who d 15 Nov 1956 Boyle Co, Ky, resi-
.                dence Carter Co, age "74".

.                1880 Lawrence Co, Ky census, Lyon, p 386C, #270/274, Comedore Collier,28 Va, farming, Mary,27 Va, Becca J.,10 Va,
.                         Emma,8 Va, John,5 Va, Hannah S.,2 Ky, Ulisses,2/12 Ky (Apr), Susana Greer,23 Va (adopted).
.                1900 Carter Co, Ky census, Dist 1, ED 27, sheet 7A, #103/109, Comodore Colier, Apr 1842 Va (age 48), farmer, Polly, Jan
.                         1872 Ky (marr 4 yrs, 2 ch, 1 living), Albert, Mar 1900 Va.
.                1910 census, family not located.

.                issue:

.                
1.   Rebecca Jane Collier (Becca), b ca 1870 Va, d ca 1904-10 Cincinnati, Hamilton Co, Ohio, m 7 Jul 1887 Lawrence Co to
.                      John W. Collier, b Nov 1863, s/o John J. Collier (s/o John Collier and Mary Holbrook) and Rachel Kelly.

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2.   Emma Elizabeth Collier, b 10 Aug 1873 Va, d 6 Jun 1869 Louisa, Ky, m 18 Apr 1894 Lawrence Co to William Henry
.                      Terry, b 12 Oct 1868 Elliott Co, Ky, d 19 Jul 1951 Phoenix, Ariz, s/o Isaac Terry and Mary Ann Hay.

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3.   John Henry Collier, b Aug 1875 Va (b 1 Nov 1875 acc to Cal d rec), m Mary M. Jones.
.                      Moved to San Bernardino and Los Angeles Co's, Cal.

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4.   Mary Anna Collier, b 2 Jan 1878 Lawrence Co, d 4 Sep 1941 Redlands, Cal, m 23 Dec 1892 Lawrence Co to Larry Cass
.                      Elkins, b 2 Apr 1871 WVa, d 2 Dec 1942 San Bernardino Co, Cal, s/o Kelly Darby and Nancy Elkins.

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5.   Ulysses Collier, b Apr 1880 Ky.

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6.   Grant E. Collier, b 3 Sep 1882 Ky, m Ora Gertrude Wilson.
.                      Moved to Hennepin Co, Minn.

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7.   Charles C. Collier (Charlie), b 7 Jun 1887 Lawrence Co, Ky, m Lula M. Skaggs (Lulie).

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8.   Albert Collier, b 8 Mar 1900 Carter Co, Ky, m Lettie Hay.

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9.   Rosie Collier, b ca 1901-02.

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10.   Anna Belle Collier, b ca 1903-04 Carter Co, m 27 Oct 1919 Carter Co to Alvey Kelley, b 20 May 1898, d Jul 1950.







.               Ref:  1. "
Early Settlers, Lee County, Va", 1977, Chapter 18, Collier Family.
.                        2.   Rhonda Fraley Burnett's notes at
www.rootsweb.com, email: rhonda.burnett@ncr.com  
.                        3.   Kenneth L.  Dyer's notes on
www.genforum.com and www.rootsweb.com, email: kldyer@prodigy.net  
.                        4.   Al Benton's notes at
www.rootsweb.com, email: bigcity@insightbb.com  
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