James Gautney Collier

M, #1598, b. 24 February 1812, d. 23 October 1896
Relationship
2nd great-granduncle of Joseph Wayne Peery
James Gautney Collier
1812-1896
Husband of Elizabeth Ann Stewart
Husband of Elizabeth Wynn Stewart
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     James Gautney Collier was born on 24 February 1812 at Twiggs County, Georgia.1,2,3 He was the son of Benjamin Columbus Collier II and Margaret Peggy Lane. He married Elizabeth Ann Stewart, daughter of John Stewart and Lucretia Wynn, on 27 September 1832.4 He became a widower upon the death of his wife, Elizabeth Ann Collier, on 2 April 1843 at Blakely, Early County, Georgia.5,4 He married Elizabeth Wynn Stewart, daughter of John Stewart and Lucretia Wynn, on 4 June 1843 at Early County, Georgia. He and his wife Elizabeth Wynn Stewart appeared on the census of 9 August 1850 at Early County, Georgia.6 He was employed as a farmer on 9 August 1850 at Early County, Georgia.6 In circa 1853,James Gautney Collier and Elizabeth Wynn Stewart moved his family to Texas.1 He and his wife Elizabeth Wynn Stewart appeared on the census of 12 July 1860 at Woodville, Tyler County, Texas.1 He was employed as a farmer on 12 July 1860 at Woodville, Tyler County, Texas.1 He and his wife Elizabeth Wynn Stewart appeared on the census of 15 June 1880 at Tyler County, Texas.7 He was employed as a farmer on 15 June 1880 at Tyler County, Texas.7 He died on 23 October 1896 at Beech Creek Community, Tyler County, Texas, at age 84 years, 7 months and 29 days.2,3 He was buried at Beech Creek Baptist Cemetery, CR 4540, Spurger, Tyler County, Texas.2,3

Children of James Gautney Collier and Elizabeth Ann Stewart

Children of James Gautney Collier and Elizabeth Wynn Stewart

Citations

  1. [S396] 12 Jul 1860, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: M653_1306, P361B.
  2. [S483] E. W. & J. G. Collier, Cemetery Marker, Beech Creek Baptist Cemetery, CR 4540, Spurger, Tyler County, Texas.
  3. [S1043] Jim W. and Ann Crews Laird, Tyler County Texas Cemeteries, p. 41.
  4. [S1089] Mary Simons, "E-Mail Messages from Mary Simons," e-mail to Joe Peery, 15 Apr 2011.
  5. [S806] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com, Memorial# 29383865 - Elizabeth Ann Stewart Collier.
  6. [S397] 09 AUG 1850, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: M432_68, P. 298.
  7. [S398] 15 Jun 1880, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: T9_1329, P. 353.