James Collett1,2,3,4,5

M, #408301, b. 6 July 1803, d. 31 August 1872
Last Edited=23 Nov 2009
     James Collett was born on 6 July 1803 at Wayne County, Kentucky, U.S.A..2,1,6,3,4,5 He was the son of Samuel Collett and Elizabeth Whitaker.5 He married Elizabeth Cooper.6,3,4,5 He married Mary R. Burton on 30 December 1850 at Johnson County, Indiana, U.S.A..7,3,4,5 He married Elizabeth Cooper on 17 March 1825 at Wayne County, Kentucky, U.S.A..2,8,3,4,5 He died on 31 August 1872 at age 69 at Johnson County, Indiana, U.S.A..9,1,10,3,4,5 He was buried at East Hill Cemetery, Morgantown, Morgan County, Indiana, U.S.A..9,3,4,5
     Reference: 2390.5 [Mary Berkley 21 6 03 (2).FTW]

[coningsby (Terry).FTW]

James was living in Hensley Twp., Johnson Co., IN in 1850.
According to the 1850 census, James was born in N. Carolina.
Estate of James Collett Dec'd

In the Matter of the distribution of the Estate of James Collett deceased Mrs Ellen Shank (Witness) at the Death of James Collett of his children living. Sarah A. Hiatt, Ellen Shank, Nancy Cox, Jane Hickey who left the country about Aug 1867 and from whom nothing has ever been heard by me or any one else so far as I know, and Wm E Collett and Julia M Collett who afterwards married Chas M Cantsey and has since died leaving two children, James P and John W and her husband surviving who has since died leaving surviving her four children whos names are James D., Nellie C., Ora E., Harry G. and her husband surviving her.
My father James Collett left a widow surviving him whos name was Mary R Collett, who is now deceased and died about five years ago. She was the mother of Julie Cantsey, Mary V. Montgomery, James P Collett.
Mary R Collett was the second wife. The mother of all the other children died about thirty years ago.
I have received of the Administrators thirteen hundred and eighty six dollars

Witness William E. Collett
I have received of the Administrators thirteen hundred and eighty six dollars
Sarah Hiatt also received from admrs thirteen hundred and eighty six dollars

Witness James P Collett
I received from the admrs $1500.66

Witness Chas M Canatsey
Julia A Canatsey received from admrs $1500.66

Witness John W Montgomery
Mary V Montgomery received from admrs $l500.66

Witness Dunken Montgomery
says that the widow Mary R Collett received fifty two hundred dollars

Witness Wm E Collett
say that Nancy Cox received from Admrs $1386.00

Taken before GM Overstreet Jr comr appointed by the court
Nov 21st 1881
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(State of Indiana) in the Circuit Court Johnson County - September Term 1874
Duncan Montgomery guardian of James Collett and Mary Montgomery, children and heirs of James Collett deceased would respectfully represent that his said ward James Collett is now over the age of twenty one years and that his ward Mary is the wife of John W Montgomery who is over the age of twenty one years, and that he has accounted with his said wards and paid over to them the amount found due them, and now makes this exhibit for final settlement of his said trust

His tombstone gave his age as 69 years, 1 month, 25 days.5 [Mary Berkley 21 6 03 (2).FTW]

[coningsby (Terry).FTW]

There is no mention of James or Samuel in the 1850 census.5

Children of James Collett and Elizabeth Cooper

Children of James Collett and Mary R. Burton

Citations

  1. [S4303] Unknown author, Letter from Suie Owens (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  2. [S4262] 1975 June Baldwin Bork, Wayne Co., KY Pioneers - Biographical Sketches and Civil Court Records- Vol 4. (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  3. [S4224] Robin J Conisbee Wood, online <e-mail address>, Robin J Conisbee Wood (unknown location).
  4. [S4225] Unknown author, Mary Berkley 21 6 03 (2).FTW (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  5. [S4132] Robin J Conisbee Wood, online <e-mail address>, Robin J Conisbee Wood (unknown location), downloaded 23 November 2009.
  6. [S4102] Ancestry.com, 1850 United States Federal Census (n.p.: Provo, UT, USA: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2005, unknown publish date), Roll 155, page 125.
  7. [S4276] Unknown author, Letter from Tonya Cox dated 16 May 1999 (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  8. [S4325] Unknown subject, FTM - CD #2 - Marriage Index - Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio &Tennessee 1720-1926, CD-ROM (n.p.: Broderbund), ABBR FTM - CD #2 - Marriage Index.
  9. [S4266] Unknown author, East Hill Cemetery Records, Morgantown, IN (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  10. [S291] Clark W. Jennings, Waves of Time (n.n.: Self published, 1994), Page 7 - Collett. Hereinafter cited as Waves of Time.

James Walker1,2,3,4

M, #408302, b. circa 1794
Last Edited=23 Nov 2009
     James Walker was born circa 1794 at Kentucky, U.S.A..1,2,3,4 He married Abrilla Collett, daughter of Samuel Collett and Elizabeth Whitaker, on 25 March 1816 at Wayne County, Kentucky, U.S.A..1,5,6,2,3,4
     Reference: 2391.4 He was also known as Jr.4 [Mary Berkley 21 6 03 (2).FTW]

[coningsby (Terry).FTW]

One record has the marriage as 25 Mar 1811 with S. Collett signing the bond.4

Children of James Walker and Abrilla Collett

Citations

  1. [S4262] 1975 June Baldwin Bork, Wayne Co., KY Pioneers - Biographical Sketches and Civil Court Records- Vol 4. (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  2. [S4224] Robin J Conisbee Wood, online <e-mail address>, Robin J Conisbee Wood (unknown location).
  3. [S4225] Unknown author, Mary Berkley 21 6 03 (2).FTW (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  4. [S4132] Robin J Conisbee Wood, online <e-mail address>, Robin J Conisbee Wood (unknown location), downloaded 23 November 2009.
  5. [S4324] Mildred Moody Nutter, Marriages of Wayne Co. KY 1801-1860 (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  6. [S4325] Unknown subject, FTM - CD #2 - Marriage Index - Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio &Tennessee 1720-1926, CD-ROM (n.p.: Broderbund), ABBR FTM - CD #2 - Marriage Index.

Josiah Barnes1,2,3,4

M, #408303, b. circa 1789, d. before November 1828
Last Edited=27 Nov 2009
     Josiah Barnes was born circa 1789.1,2,3,4 He married Mary Collett, daughter of Samuel Collett and Elizabeth Whitaker, on 14 October 1816 at Wayne County, Kentucky, U.S.A..5,6,7,2,3,4 He died before November 1828 at Wayne County, Kentucky, U.S.A..8,2,3,4

Children of Josiah Barnes and Mary Collett

Citations

  1. [S4268] Unknown author, Letter from Lydia Collett (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  2. [S4224] Robin J Conisbee Wood, online <e-mail address>, Robin J Conisbee Wood (unknown location).
  3. [S4225] Unknown author, Mary Berkley 21 6 03 (2).FTW (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  4. [S4132] Robin J Conisbee Wood, online <e-mail address>, Robin J Conisbee Wood (unknown location), downloaded 23 November 2009.
  5. [S4262] 1975 June Baldwin Bork, Wayne Co., KY Pioneers - Biographical Sketches and Civil Court Records- Vol 4. (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  6. [S4324] Mildred Moody Nutter, Marriages of Wayne Co. KY 1801-1860 (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  7. [S4325] Unknown subject, FTM - CD #2 - Marriage Index - Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio &Tennessee 1720-1926, CD-ROM (n.p.: Broderbund), ABBR FTM - CD #2 - Marriage Index.
  8. [S4304] J.B. Bork, Wayne Co., KY Marriage & Vital Records - 1801-1860 (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).

John Westly Caughron1,2,3,4

M, #408304
Last Edited=23 Nov 2009
     John Westly Caughron married Arah Collett, daughter of Samuel Collett and Elizabeth Whitaker, on 29 July 1824 at Wayne County, Kentucky, U.S.A..5,6,7,2,3,4
     Reference: 2393.4 [Mary Berkley 21 6 03 (2).FTW]

[coningsby (Terry).FTW]

The bond was signed by James Collett and consent was given by Samuel Collett.4

Citations

  1. [S4268] Unknown author, Letter from Lydia Collett (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  2. [S4224] Robin J Conisbee Wood, online <e-mail address>, Robin J Conisbee Wood (unknown location).
  3. [S4225] Unknown author, Mary Berkley 21 6 03 (2).FTW (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  4. [S4132] Robin J Conisbee Wood, online <e-mail address>, Robin J Conisbee Wood (unknown location), downloaded 23 November 2009.
  5. [S4262] 1975 June Baldwin Bork, Wayne Co., KY Pioneers - Biographical Sketches and Civil Court Records- Vol 4. (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  6. [S4324] Mildred Moody Nutter, Marriages of Wayne Co. KY 1801-1860 (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  7. [S4325] Unknown subject, FTM - CD #2 - Marriage Index - Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio &Tennessee 1720-1926, CD-ROM (n.p.: Broderbund), ABBR FTM - CD #2 - Marriage Index.

Enos Barnes1,2,3,4

M, #408305
Last Edited=23 Nov 2009
     Enos Barnes married Nancy Collett, daughter of Samuel Collett and Elizabeth Whitaker, on 3 December 1823 at Wayne County, Kentucky, U.S.A..1,5,6,2,3,4 He married Elizabeth Collett, daughter of Samuel Collett and Elizabeth Whitaker, after 1860 at Johnson County, Indiana, U.S.A..7,2,3,4
     Reference: 2394.4 [Mary Berkley 21 6 03 (2).FTW]

[coningsby (Terry).FTW]

Bond signed by Samuel Collett.4

Citations

  1. [S4262] 1975 June Baldwin Bork, Wayne Co., KY Pioneers - Biographical Sketches and Civil Court Records- Vol 4. (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  2. [S4224] Robin J Conisbee Wood, online <e-mail address>, Robin J Conisbee Wood (unknown location).
  3. [S4225] Unknown author, Mary Berkley 21 6 03 (2).FTW (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  4. [S4132] Robin J Conisbee Wood, online <e-mail address>, Robin J Conisbee Wood (unknown location), downloaded 23 November 2009.
  5. [S4324] Mildred Moody Nutter, Marriages of Wayne Co. KY 1801-1860 (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  6. [S4325] Unknown subject, FTM - CD #2 - Marriage Index - Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio &Tennessee 1720-1926, CD-ROM (n.p.: Broderbund), ABBR FTM - CD #2 - Marriage Index.
  7. [S4302] Unknown author, Letter from Kate Barnes Leary dated 5/17/99 (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).


Thomas Walker1,2,3,4

M, #408306, b. 1 April 1800, d. 1865
Last Edited=23 Nov 2009
     Thomas Walker was born on 1 April 1800 at Kentucky, U.S.A..5,1,2,3,4 He married Miranda Collett, daughter of Samuel Collett and Elizabeth Whitaker, on 4 December 1827 at Wayne County, Kentucky, U.S.A..5,6,7,1,2,3,4 He died in 1865 at Morgan County, Indiana, U.S.A..8,2,3,4
     He was a farmer.1,2,3,4

Children of Thomas Walker and Miranda Collett

Citations

  1. [S4102] Ancestry.com, 1850 United States Federal Census (n.p.: Provo, UT, USA: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2005, unknown publish date), Roll 155, page 125.
  2. [S4224] Robin J Conisbee Wood, online <e-mail address>, Robin J Conisbee Wood (unknown location).
  3. [S4225] Unknown author, Mary Berkley 21 6 03 (2).FTW (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  4. [S4132] Robin J Conisbee Wood, online <e-mail address>, Robin J Conisbee Wood (unknown location), downloaded 23 November 2009.
  5. [S4262] 1975 June Baldwin Bork, Wayne Co., KY Pioneers - Biographical Sketches and Civil Court Records- Vol 4. (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  6. [S4324] Mildred Moody Nutter, Marriages of Wayne Co. KY 1801-1860 (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  7. [S4325] Unknown subject, FTM - CD #2 - Marriage Index - Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio &Tennessee 1720-1926, CD-ROM (n.p.: Broderbund), ABBR FTM - CD #2 - Marriage Index.
  8. [S4262] 1975 June Baldwin Bork, Wayne Co., KY Pioneers - Biographical Sketches and Civil Court Records- Vol 4., Vol 4.

John Hamilton1,2,3,4

M, #408307, b. circa 1781
Last Edited=23 Nov 2009
     John Hamilton was born circa 1781.2,3,4 He married Ellender Collett, daughter of Samuel Collett and Elizabeth Whitaker, on 5 October 1809 at Wayne County, Kentucky, U.S.A..5,6,1,7,2,3,4
     Reference: 2396.4

Citations

  1. [S4273] Editor Charles Blanchard, Counties of Morgan, Monroe and Brown, Indiana. Historical &Biographical (n.p.: F. A. Battey & Co., Chicago, unknown publish date), Page 251, Wayne County.
  2. [S4224] Robin J Conisbee Wood, online <e-mail address>, Robin J Conisbee Wood (unknown location).
  3. [S4225] Unknown author, Mary Berkley 21 6 03 (2).FTW (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  4. [S4132] Robin J Conisbee Wood, online <e-mail address>, Robin J Conisbee Wood (unknown location), downloaded 23 November 2009.
  5. [S4262] 1975 June Baldwin Bork, Wayne Co., KY Pioneers - Biographical Sketches and Civil Court Records- Vol 4. (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  6. [S4324] Mildred Moody Nutter, Marriages of Wayne Co. KY 1801-1860 (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  7. [S4325] Unknown subject, FTM - CD #2 - Marriage Index - Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio &Tennessee 1720-1926, CD-ROM (n.p.: Broderbund), ABBR FTM - CD #2 - Marriage Index.

Abraham Cooper1,2,3,4,5

M, #408308, b. 9 November 1798, d. 9 October 1850
Last Edited=23 Nov 2009
     Abraham Cooper was born on 9 November 1798 at Pennsylvania, U.S.A..6,2,3,4,5 He married Elizabeth Collett, daughter of Samuel Collett and Elizabeth Whitaker, on 13 September 1821 at Wayne County, Kentucky, U.S.A..7,8,1,9,3,4,5 He died on 9 October 1850 at age 51 at Johnson County, Indiana, U.S.A..10,6,11,3,4,5 He was buried at East Hill Cemetery, Morgantown, Morgan County, Indiana, U.S.A..6,3,4,5
     Reference: 2397.5 [Mary Berkley 21 6 03 (2).FTW]

[coningsby (Terry).FTW]

.5

Children of Abraham Cooper and Elizabeth Collett

Citations

  1. [S4305] Unknown author, Will of George Frederick Cooper - New Will Book A pg 76-78 (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  2. [S4102] Ancestry.com, 1850 United States Federal Census (n.p.: Provo, UT, USA: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2005, unknown publish date), Roll 155, page 126.
  3. [S4224] Robin J Conisbee Wood, online <e-mail address>, Robin J Conisbee Wood (unknown location).
  4. [S4225] Unknown author, Mary Berkley 21 6 03 (2).FTW (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  5. [S4132] Robin J Conisbee Wood, online <e-mail address>, Robin J Conisbee Wood (unknown location), downloaded 23 November 2009.
  6. [S4266] Unknown author, East Hill Cemetery Records, Morgantown, IN (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  7. [S4262] 1975 June Baldwin Bork, Wayne Co., KY Pioneers - Biographical Sketches and Civil Court Records- Vol 4. (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  8. [S4324] Mildred Moody Nutter, Marriages of Wayne Co. KY 1801-1860 (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  9. [S4325] Unknown subject, FTM - CD #2 - Marriage Index - Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio &Tennessee 1720-1926, CD-ROM (n.p.: Broderbund), ABBR FTM - CD #2 - Marriage Index.
  10. [S4262] 1975 June Baldwin Bork, Wayne Co., KY Pioneers - Biographical Sketches and Civil Court Records- Vol 4., Vol 4.
  11. [S291] Clark W. Jennings, Waves of Time (n.n.: Self published, 1994). Hereinafter cited as Waves of Time.

Elizabeth Cooper1,2,3,4,5

F, #408309, b. 2 February 1800, d. 14 March 1850
Last Edited=23 Nov 2009
     Elizabeth Cooper was born on 2 February 1800 at Wayne County, Kentucky, U.S.A..6,7,3,4,5 She married James Collett, son of Samuel Collett and Elizabeth Whitaker.8,3,4,5 She married James Collett, son of Samuel Collett and Elizabeth Whitaker, on 17 March 1825 at Wayne County, Kentucky, U.S.A..7,9,3,4,5 She died on 14 March 1850 at age 50 at Johnson County, Indiana, U.S.A..6,3,4,5 She was buried at East Hill Cemetery, Morgantown, Morgan County, Indiana, U.S.A..6,3,4,5
      [Mary Berkley 21 6 03 (2).FTW]

[coningsby (Terry).FTW]

There is no mention of James or Samuel in the 1850 census.5 Elizabeth Cooper also went by the nick-name of Betsy. Her married name became Collett.5

Children of Elizabeth Cooper and James Collett

Citations

  1. [S4303] Unknown author, Letter from Suie Owens (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  2. [S4305] Unknown author, Will of George Frederick Cooper - New Will Book A pg 76-78 (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  3. [S4224] Robin J Conisbee Wood, online <e-mail address>, Robin J Conisbee Wood (unknown location).
  4. [S4225] Unknown author, Mary Berkley 21 6 03 (2).FTW (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  5. [S4132] Robin J Conisbee Wood, online <e-mail address>, Robin J Conisbee Wood (unknown location), downloaded 23 November 2009.
  6. [S4266] Unknown author, East Hill Cemetery Records, Morgantown, IN (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  7. [S4262] 1975 June Baldwin Bork, Wayne Co., KY Pioneers - Biographical Sketches and Civil Court Records- Vol 4. (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  8. [S4102] Ancestry.com, 1850 United States Federal Census (n.p.: Provo, UT, USA: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2005, unknown publish date), Roll 155, page 125.
  9. [S4325] Unknown subject, FTM - CD #2 - Marriage Index - Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio &Tennessee 1720-1926, CD-ROM (n.p.: Broderbund), ABBR FTM - CD #2 - Marriage Index.

Mary Jane Collett1,2,3,4

F, #408310, b. 30 August 1827, d. 1 October 1871
Last Edited=23 Nov 2009
     Mary Jane Collett was born on 30 August 1827 at Wayne County, Kentucky, U.S.A..5,1,2,3,4 She was the daughter of William Collett and Rhoda Menefee Ingram.4 She married Samuel Gann on 18 March 1847 at Wayne County, Kentucky, U.S.A..5,6,1,2,3,4 She died on 1 October 1871 at age 44 at Wayne County, Kentucky, U.S.A..5,2,3,4 She was buried at Gann Cemetery, Wayne County, Kentucky, U.S.A..5,2,3,4
      Her married name became Gann.4 Reference: 2399.4

Children of Mary Jane Collett and Samuel Gann

Citations

  1. [S4102] Ancestry.com, 1850 United States Federal Census (n.p.: Provo, UT, USA: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2005, unknown publish date), Roll 221, Sheet 245.
  2. [S4224] Robin J Conisbee Wood, online <e-mail address>, Robin J Conisbee Wood (unknown location).
  3. [S4225] Unknown author, Mary Berkley 21 6 03 (2).FTW (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  4. [S4132] Robin J Conisbee Wood, online <e-mail address>, Robin J Conisbee Wood (unknown location), downloaded 23 November 2009.
  5. [S4262] 1975 June Baldwin Bork, Wayne Co., KY Pioneers - Biographical Sketches and Civil Court Records- Vol 4. (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  6. [S4325] Unknown subject, FTM - CD #2 - Marriage Index - Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio &Tennessee 1720-1926, CD-ROM (n.p.: Broderbund), ABBR FTM - CD #2 - Marriage Index.