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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, L. B. — of Mississippi. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Mississippi 6th District, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, L. C., Jr. — of Norwood Park, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, L. L. — Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 7th District, 1931. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, L. Preston (c.1897-1952) — of Marion, Smyth County, Va. Born in Lynchburg, Va., about 1897. Democrat. Lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1940, 1944 (alternate), 1948, 1952; Lieutenant Governor of Virginia, 1946-52; died in office 1952. Suffered a heart attack, and died, at the dedication of the Robert S. Sheffey Consolidated Elementary School, near Austinville, Wythe County, Va., September 20, 1952 (age about 55 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Lewis Preston Collins and Ella (Moorman) Collins; married to Pauline Hull Staley.
  Collins, Lansing II See V. Lansing Collins II
  Collins, Lawrence See T. Lawrence Collins
  Collins, Lawrence J. — of Troy, Rensselaer County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1948; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 32nd District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Lemuel W. — of Warner, Merrimack County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state house of representatives from Warner, 1869-70. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, LeRoy See Thomas LeRoy Collins
  Collins, Lester W. — U.S. Vice Consul in Georgetown, as of 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Levi — of Lewis County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Lewis County, 1812-13. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Levi — of Warner, Merrimack County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state house of representatives from Warner, 1854-55. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Lillian — of Boulder City, Clark County, Nev. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Nevada, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.
  Collins, Linda H. — of Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga.; Marietta, Cobb County, Ga. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1996, 2000, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Collins, Mrs. Linton M. See Josephine Collins
  Collins, Linton McGee (1902-1972) — also known as Linton M. Collins — of Miami, Miami-Dade County, Fla.; Washington, D.C. Born in Reidsville, Tattnall County, Ga., June 21, 1902. Lawyer; Judge of U.S. Court of Claims, 1964-72; died in office 1972. Baptist. Member, American Bar Association; Federal Bar Association; Phi Delta Theta; Rotary. Died in Washington, D.C., April 12, 1972 (age 69 years, 296 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Ernest Clyde Collins and Beulah Edna (Rogers) Collins; married, January 30, 1934, to Josephine Staten Hardman (daughter of Lamartine Griffin Hardman (1856-1937)).
  Political family: Collins-Hardman family of Georgia.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Collins, Lloyd M. — of Arvada, Jefferson County, Colo. Mayor of Arvada, Colo., 1955-57. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Lola — of Red Oak, Latimer County, Okla. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.
  Collins, Loree (1927-1995) — also known as Rip Collins — of Summit, Union County, N.J. Born November 10, 1927. Republican. Served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean conflict; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Union County, 1964-65; defeated, 1965; chair of Union County Republican Party, 1966-68. Died, of cancer, at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., December 14, 1995 (age 68 years, 34 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Martha Sherley Lohrke.
  Cross-reference: Nicholas St. John La Corte
  Collins, Loren Warren — also known as Loren W. Collins — of St. Cloud, Stearns County, Minn. Republican. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 1881-84 (District 31 1881-82, District 40 1883-84); justice of Minnesota state supreme court, 1887-1904; appointed 1887; resigned 1904. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Collins, Lorenzo D. — of Watervliet, Albany County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Albany County 4th District, 1859-60; member of New York state senate 13th District, 1866-67. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Lou W. — of Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Mich. Republican. Mayor of Kalamazoo, Mich., 1941-43; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 3rd District, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Louis L. (b. 1882) — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in St. Cloud, Stearns County, Minn., October 6, 1882. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; Lieutenant Governor of Minnesota, 1921-25; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Loyd See A. Loyd Collins
  Collins, Lucille — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Democrat. Member of Wisconsin Democratic State Central Committee, 1954. Female. Still living as of 1954.
  Collins, Lukus — of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Okla. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Oklahoma, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Collins, M. D. — of Georgia. Georgia state superintendent of schools, 1953. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, M. Hampton — of Connellsville, Fayette County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Connellsville, Pa., 1874-79. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, M. J., Jr. — of Glens Falls, Warren County, N.Y. Democrat. Chair of Warren County Democratic Party, 1927. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Mac See Michael Allen Collins
  Collins, Manley — of Calhoun County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Calhoun County, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Marcia — of Balboa Heights, Canal Zone (now Panama). Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Canal Zone, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Collins, Marcy — of Wenatchee, Chelan County, Wash. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Washington, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Collins, Martha Layne (b. 1936) — of Versailles, Woodford County, Ky. Born in Bagdad, Shelby County, Ky., December 7, 1936. Democrat. School teacher; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1972, 1980; Permanent Chair, 1984; clerk of the Kentucky court of appeals; elected 1975; Lieutenant Governor of Kentucky, 1979-83; Governor of Kentucky, 1983-87. Female. Baptist. Still living as of 2014.
  Martha Layne Collins High School, in Shelbyville, Kentucky, is named for her.
  See also NNDB dossier
  Books about Martha Layne Collins: Frances Smith, The Little Girl Who Grew Up to Be Governor : Stories from the Life of Martha Layne Collins
  Collins, Marvin — U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Texas, 1985-93. Still living as of 1993.
  Collins, Mary — of Avon, Livingston County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Collins, Mary — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Florida 16th District, 1986. Female. Still living as of 1986.
  Collins, Mary Ann — of Wyoming. Republican. Presidential Elector for Wyoming, 1992. Female. Still living as of 1992.
  Collins, Mary Ann — Republican. Presidential Elector for Texas, 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.
  Collins, Mary Duffy — of Tucson, Pima County, Ariz. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arizona, 1944. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Michael — of Salem, Rockingham County, N.H. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Hampshire, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Collins, Michael Allen (b. 1944) — also known as Mac Collins — of Hampton, Henry County, Ga. Born in Butts County, Ga., October 15, 1944. Republican. Member of Georgia state senate, 1989-93; defeated, 1984, 1986; U.S. Representative from Georgia, 1993-2005 (3rd District 1993-2003, 8th District 2003-05); candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from Georgia, 2004. Methodist. Still living as of 2014.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier
  Collins, Michael F. — of Troy, Rensselaer County, N.Y. Democrat. Member of New York state assembly from Rensselaer County 1st District, 1886-87; member of New York state senate, 1888-91, 1894-95 (16th District 1888-91, 18th District 1894-95); candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1890 (18th District), 1916 (28th District). Interment at St. Mary's Cemetery, Troy, N.Y.
  Collins, Michael J. — of near Baltimore, Baltimore County, Md. Democrat. Member of Maryland state senate 6th District; elected 1998. Still living as of 1998.
  Collins, Miles W. — of Bloomington, Hennepin County, Minn. Candidate for mayor of Bloomington, Minn., 2003. Still living as of 2003.
  Collins, Moses — of Connellsville, Fayette County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Connellsville, Pa., 1871. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Moses J. — of Warner, Merrimack County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state house of representatives from Warner, 1867-68. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Nathaniel W. — of Owsley County, Ky. Member of Kentucky state senate, 1853-56. Burial location unknown.


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