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COLLINS (Soundex C452) — See also CALLENS, CLANCEY, CLINES, CLUNIS, CLYNES, COLL, COLLI, COLLIN, COLLING, COLLINGE, COLLINGS, COLLINGWOOD, COLLINGWORTH, COLLINI, COLLINS-DOERRER, COLLINS-SORRELLS, COLLINSON, COLLINSWORTH, COLLINWOOD, COLLIS, CULLENS, CULLINS, DOLLINS, HOLLINS, HOLLINSHEAD, HOLLINSHED, HOLLINSWORTH, KLENZ, LINS, NICOLLS, NICOLS, ROLLINS, ROLLINSON, SCOLLINS.

  Collins, E. E. — of South Dakota. South Dakota superintendent of public instruction, 1899-1903. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, E. K. — of Laurel, Jones County, Miss. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Collins, Earl P. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 9th District, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Collins, Earlean — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Elected Illinois state senate 4th District 1992; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Collins, Earnest Bilbe (1873-1967) — also known as Earnest B. Collins — of Fox, Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska; Fairbanks, Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska. Born in Indiana, 1873. Republican. Lawyer; member of Alaska territorial House of Representatives 4th District, 1913-16, 1919-22; Speaker of Alaska Territory House of Representatives, 1913-16; mayor of Fairbanks, Alaska, 1934-38; member of Alaska territorial senate 4th District, 1947-50; delegate to Alaska state constitutional convention, 1955-56. Methodist. Died in 1967 (age about 94 years). Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Edd — of Gillette, Campbell County, Wyo. Mayor of Gillette, Wyo., 1990-95. Still living as of 1995.
  Collins, Eddy — of Norman, Cleveland County, Okla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Collins, Edward — of Northwood, Worth County, Iowa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Edward See J. Edward Collins
  Collins, Edward — of Edison, Middlesex County, N.J. Postmaster at Stelton, N.J., 1947-55 (acting, 1947-49); Edison, N.J., 1955-60. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Edward W., Jr. — of Springfield, Hampden County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 2000, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Collins, Ela (1786-1848) — of Lowville, Lewis County, N.Y. Born in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., February 14, 1786. Democrat. Member of New York state assembly from Lewis County, 1814-15; U.S. Representative from New York 20th District, 1823-25. Died in Lowville, Lewis County, N.Y., November 23, 1848 (age 62 years, 283 days). Interment at Jackson Street Cemetery, Lowville, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Lois (Cowles) Collins and Oliver Collins (1762-1838); married to Maria Clinton (1791-1871); father of William Collins; grandfather of Helen Herron (who married William Howard Taft (1857-1930)); great-grandfather of Robert Alphonso Taft and Charles Phelps Taft II; second great-grandfather of William Howard Taft III, Robert Taft, Jr. and Seth Chase Taft; third great-grandfather of Robert Alphonso Taft III.
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Collins, Elizabeth — of Miami, Miami-Dade County, Fla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Collins, Elizabeth J. — of Pittsgrove, Salem County, N.J. Republican. Candidate for Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Relatives: Married to Jack Collins (1945?-).
  Collins, Elizabeth T. — of Greens Landing, Deer Isle, Hancock County, Maine. Postmaster at Greens Landing, Maine, 1889. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Elmer H. — of Harrison County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Harrison County, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Emerson — of Williamsport, Lycoming County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Emmett J. — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Democrat. Candidate for Wisconsin state assembly from Milwaukee County 9th District, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Enos — of Warner, Merrimack County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state house of representatives from Warner, 1844-45. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Erasmus B. (1825-1866) — of Indiana. Born in Kentucky, 1825. Physician; secretary of state of Indiana, 1855-57; served in the Union Army during the Civil War. Died January 31, 1866 (age about 40 years). Interment at Elmwood Cemetery, Manteno, Ill.
  Collins, Ernest J. — of Lansing Township, Ingham County, Mich. Republican. Supervisor of Lansing Township, Michigan; elected 1901, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Erwin S. — of Columbia, Tolland County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Columbia, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Eugene L. — of Danbury, Merrimack County, N.H. Republican. Member of New Hampshire state house of representatives from Danbury; elected 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Evelyn — of Texas. Republican. Presidential Elector for Texas, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Collins, F. H. — of Goldendale, Klickitat County, Wash. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Washington, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, F. W. — of Willow Lake, Clark County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 32nd District, 1889-90. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Francis Dolan (1841-1891) — also known as Francis D. Collins — of Scranton, Lackawanna County, Pa. Born in Saugerties, Ulster County, N.Y., March 5, 1841. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Pennsylvania state senate 13th District, 1872-74; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 11th District, 1875-79. Died in Scranton, Lackawanna County, Pa., November 21, 1891 (age 50 years, 261 days). Interment at Cathedral Cemetery, Scranton, Pa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Collins, Francis J. — of Brookfield Center, Brookfield, Fairfield County, Conn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Collins, Francis M. — of Troy, Rensselaer County, N.Y. Democrat. Postmaster at Troy, N.Y., 1943-47. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Francis X. — of Salem, Essex County, Mass. Democrat. Mayor of Salem, Mass., 1953-55; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1956, 1960, 1964 (alternate). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: Francis Xavier
  Collins Middle School, in Salem, Massachusetts, is named for him.
  Collins, Frank — of Lebanon, Grafton County, N.H. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Hampshire, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Frank See J. Frank Collins
  Collins, Frank — of Newark, New Castle County, Del. Democrat. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from New Castle County 9th District, 1923-24; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Delaware, 1928 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Frank — of Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich. Democrat. Nominated in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Kent County 1st District 1948, but withdrew before election. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Frank S. — of Mercer County, Ohio. People's candidate for Ohio state house of representatives from Mercer County, 1897. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Fred — of Michigan. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Fred — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Louisiana, 1986. Still living as of 1986.
  Collins, Frederick W. — of Gulfport, Harrison County, Miss. Republican. Mississippi Republican state chair, 1904; U.S. Collector of Customs, 1909. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Frederick W. — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Independent candidate for U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


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