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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, Oliver — of Somers, Tolland County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Somers, 1823, 1830. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Pam — of Berkley, Oakland County, Mich. Libertarian. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 35th District, 1998. Female. Still living as of 1998.
  Collins, Patrick Andrew (1844-1905) — also known as Patrick A. Collins — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Fermoy, County Cork, Ireland, March 12, 1844. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1868-69; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1870-71; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1876, 1880, 1888, 1892, 1904; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 4th District, 1883-89; U.S. Consul General in London, 1893-97; mayor of Boston, Mass., 1902-05; defeated, 1899; died in office 1905. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Died in Hot Springs, Bath County, Va., September 13, 1905 (age 61 years, 185 days). Interment at Holyhood Cemetery, Brookline, Mass.; memorial monument at Commonwealth Avenue Mall, Boston, Mass.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Collins, Patrick F. — of Kingman, Mohave County, Ariz. Postmaster at Kingman, Ariz., 1889. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Paul A. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Paul M. — of Peotone, Will County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Paul V. (b. 1860) — of St. Peter, Nicollet County, Minn.; Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn.; Washington, D.C. Born in Camden, Preble County, Ohio, July 22, 1860. Newspaper correspondent; newspaper editor and publisher; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1888; Progressive candidate for Governor of Minnesota, 1912. Presbyterian. Member, Sons of the American Revolution. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel Collins and Abigail Jane (Patton) Collins; married, June 20, 1889, to Mary Graves Rhoads.
  Collins, Percy — of Allegany County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Allegany County, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Perry McDowell — of California. Born in New York. U.S. Commercial Agent (Consul) in Nikolayevsk on Amur, 1856-58, 1861-69; U.S. Vice Consul in SAINT Petersburg, 1862-63. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Peter S. — Democrat. Delaware state treasurer; elected 1940; defeated, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Peter W. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 9th District, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Phil See Philip W. Collins
  Collins, Phil — of Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Collins, Phil See Philip Andrew Collins
  Collins, Philip Andrew (b. 1967) — also known as Phil Collins — of Cook County, Ill.; Las Vegas, Clark County, Nev. Born in Port Hueneme, Ventura County, Calif., March 8, 1967. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 9th District, 2014; candidate for mayor of Las Vegas, Nev., 2019; Prohibition candidate for President of the United States, 2020; Independent candidate for Vice President of the United States, 2020. Lutheran. Still living as of 2020.
  See also Wikipedia article — Ballotpedia article
  Collins, Philip W. — also known as Phil Collins — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1940 (alternate), 1944 (alternate), 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Phoebe A. — of Connellsville, Fayette County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Connellsville, Pa., 1871-74. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Preston See L. Preston Collins
  Collins, R. A. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Ralph M. — of Barnegat, Ocean County, N.J. Postmaster at Barnegat, N.J., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Raner Christercunean (b. 1952) — Born in Malvern, Hot Spring County, Ark., 1952. U.S. District Judge for Arizona, 1998-. Still living as of 2017.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Collins, Richard — of Sussex County, Del. Republican. Candidate for Delaware state house of representatives from Sussex County 5th District, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Richard — of Beaver Dam, Dodge County, Wis. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wisconsin, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Collins, Richard A. — of Wayne County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Wayne County, 1893-94. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Richard A. — also known as Dick Collins — of Verbank, Dutchess County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1988 (alternate), 1992, 2000; candidate for New York state assembly, 1988; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 19th District, 1998. Member, American Legion; Lions. Still living as of 2000.
  Collins, Richard E. — of Redding, Shasta County, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Richard J. — of St. Louis, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from St. Louis City 5th District, 1903-04. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Richard M. — of Largo, Pinellas County, Fla. Mayor of Largo, Fla., 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Richard T. — of Delaware. Delaware state auditor, 1970. Still living as of 1975.
  Collins, Rip See Loree Collins
  Collins, Rita — of Ely, White Pine County, Nev. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Nevada, 1952. Female. Still living as of 1952.
  Collins, Robert — of Rensselaer County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Rensselaer County, 1826. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Robert A. (b. 1924) — of Wauwatosa, Milwaukee County, Wis. Born in Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis., November 4, 1924. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; lawyer; member of Wisconsin state assembly from Milwaukee County 21st District, 1959-62. Member, Eagles; American Legion. Still living as of 1962.
  Collins, Robert Frederick (b. 1931) — Born in New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La., 1931. U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Louisiana, 1978-93; resigned 1993. Still living as of 1993.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Collins, Robert J. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Robert L. — of Jackson County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state senate 9th District, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Collins, Robert S. — of Superior, Pinal County, Ariz. Democrat. Postmaster at Superior, Ariz., 1947-50 (acting, 1947-48). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Robert W. — of Jackson, Hinds County, Miss. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Collins, Robin — Democrat. Candidate for Texas state house of representatives 78th District, 1994. Still living as of 1994.
  Collins, Ronald F. — of Wells, York County, Maine. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Collins, Ross Alexander (1880-1968) — also known as Ross A. Collins — of Meridian, Lauderdale County, Miss. Born in Collinsville, Lauderdale County, Miss., April 25, 1880. Democrat. Lawyer; Mississippi state attorney general, 1911-19; candidate in primary for Governor of Mississippi, 1919; U.S. Representative from Mississippi 5th District, 1921-35, 1937-43; Democratic candidate for U.S. Senator from Mississippi, 1934 (primary), 1947. Presbyterian or Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows; Knights of Pythias; Woodmen. Died in Meridian, Lauderdale County, Miss., July 14, 1968 (age 88 years, 80 days). Interment at Magnolia Cemetery, Meridian, Miss.
  Relatives: Son of Nathaniel Monroe Collins and Rebecca J. (Ethridge) Collins; married, November 2, 1904, to Alfreda Grant.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Collins, Ruby W. — of High Point, Guilford County, N.C. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.


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