Person:Samuel Collins (2)

Ensign Samuel Collins
m. 20 Nov 1628
  1. Daniel CollinsAbt 1629 - Aft 1658
  2. Rev. John Collins1631/32 - 1687
  3. Sybil CollinsEst 1634 - 1672
  4. Ensign Samuel Collins1636 - 1695/96
  5. Martha Collins1639 - Bef 1674
  6. Rev. Nathaniel Collins1642 - 1684
  7. Abigail Collins1644 - 1673/74
  8. Edward CollinsAbt 1646 - Aft 1663/64
  9. Phebe CollinsEst 1648 - 1653
  • HEnsign Samuel Collins1636 - 1695/96
  • WMary Marvin1636 - 1713/14
m. Bef 1664
  1. Edward Collins1664 - Aft 1695/96
  2. Martha Collins1665 - 1750
  3. Samuel Collins1668 - Bef 1702/03
  4. Sybil Collins1669/70 - Bef 1757
  5. Mary Collins1672 - 1760
  6. Abigail Collins1673 - 1757
  7. Daniel Collins1675 - 1689
Facts and Events
Name[1][2][3][4] Ensign Samuel Collins
Gender Male
Christening[1] 2 Aug 1636 Framlingham, Suffolk, England
Residence[3] 1658 Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
Marriage Bef 1664 Saybrook, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States (probably)Estimate based on date of birth of eldest known child (Edward).
to Mary Marvin
Death[1][2][5][6] 10 Jan 1695/96 Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States
Burial[1][5][6][8] Riverside Cemetery, Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States
Estate Inventory[7] 1 Feb 1695/96 £216-10-06. Taken Daniel Markham sen., Samuel Bidwell, William Sumner.
Probate[7] 5 Mar 1695/96 Administration to the widow.
References
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 4. Samuel 4 Collins, in Collins, James Wade Ferris. The Family and American Descendants of Deacon Edward Collins of Cambridge, Medford, and Charlestown, Massachusetts. New England Historical and Genealogical Register. (New England Historic Genealogical Society, Winter 2020)
    174:60-61.

    "4. Samuel2 Collins (Edward1, JohnA-B) was baptized in Framlingham, Suffolk, on 2 August 1636, died in Middletown, Connecticut, on 10 January 1695/6, aged 59, and was buried in Riverside (also called MacDonough) Cemetery, Middletown. … Samuel2 emigrated with his parents from England to Cambridge, Massachusetts, in 1638. He visited his brother John2 in Scotland in 1658. Samuel moved to Middletown about 1665, where he was an early settler. He and his brother Nathaniel2 were admitted freemen on 9 May 1667. Probate of Samuel’s estate was begun in Middletown after January 1695/6."

  2. 2.0 2.1 1. Edward1 Collins, in Holman, Winifred Lovering. English Connections of Dea. Edward Collins of Cambridge, Mass. New England Historical and Genealogical Register. (New England Historic Genealogical Society, Jan, Apr 1935)
    89:149-50.

    "Ensign Samuel (Collins), of Cambridge and of Middletown, Conn., b. in England about 1635; brought by his parents to New England; d at Middletown 10 Jan. 1695/6, aged 60; m. Mary Marvin, bapt. at Great Bentley, co. Essex, Eng., 23 Oct. 1636, d. at Middletown 5 Mar. 1713/14, daughter of Reynold and Mary Marvin, later of Lyme (then a part of Saybrook), Conn. See Register, vol. 62, p. 304 (July 1908). Mary, wife of Samuel Collins, was admitted to full communion with the church at Cambridge 31 May 1664. Samuel Collins went to Scotland in 1658, when his brother John was at Edinburgh, but soon returned to New England. He probably resided in Cambridge until 1664, when he moved to Saybrook and soon afterwards to Middletown. He was a representative in 1672."

  3. 3.0 3.1 3. Samuel2 Collins, in Smith, Ralph D., and Bernard C. Steiner. Edward and John Collins and Their Descendants. New England Historical and Genealogical Register. (New England Historic Genealogical Society, Jul 1907)
    61:282.

    "3. Samuel2 Collins (Dea. Edward1) … at Cambridge, May 31, 1664, where he probably resided until 1664, when he removed to Saybrook, and shortly afterwards to Middletown, where he resided most of his life. He went to Scotland in 1658, while his brother John was at Edinburgh, but came back soon, and was casually at Cambridge, 1675, and Charlestown, 1678, otherwise he resided mostly at Middletown. He had lands recorded at Middletown, Feb. 28, 1667; and on Mch. 22, 1670, had a list of £58. He was Representative in 1672."

  4. Samuel Collins, in Savage, James. A Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England: Showing Three Generations of Those Who Came Before May, 1692, on the Basis of Farmer's Register. (Boston: Little, Brown, and Co, 1860-1862)
    1:436.

    "Samuel (Collins), Middletown, br. of Rev. Nathaniel, b. in Eng. aft. com. with his f. to Cambridge, there m. bef. 1664, and had Edward, b. 8 Jan. 1664, went to Scotland, perhaps a. 1658 or 9, came back soon, and was, perhaps, casually at Cambridge 1675, and Charlestown 1678, but sat down at M. there was rep. 1672, and d. 1696, leav. Edward; Martha, b. 3 Mar. 1666; Samuel, 21 Oct. 1668; Sibyl, 25 Feb. 1671; Mary, 16 June 1672; Abigail, 2 June 1673; and Daniel, 5 Oct. 1675. His w. d. 5 Mar. 1714. See Hutch. Coll. 475."

  5. 5.0 5.1 Samuel Collins, in Find A Grave.
  6. 6.0 6.1 Connecticut Headstone Inscriptions Vol 28, 711-19 McDonough Cemetery, Middletown, in Hale, Charles R. Hale Collection of Connecticut Cemetery Inscriptions. (Connecticut, United States: Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War, 1934)
    640.

    "Collins, Samuel, died Jan. 10, 1695/6, age 59 yrs."

  7. 7.0 7.1 Collins, Samuel, Middletown, in Manwaring, Charles W. A Digest of the Early Connecticut Probate Records. (Hartford, Conn.: R. S. Peck & Co., 1904-06)
    1:429-30.

    "Probate Records. Vol. V, 1687 to 1695. Page 220.

    Collins, Samuel, Middletown. Invt. £216-10-06. Taken 1st February, 1695-6, by Daniel Markham sen., Samuel Bidwell, William Sumner. The children: Edward, Martha, Samuel, Sibbell, Mary, Abigail, all of age.

    Court Record, Page 97—5 March, 1695-6: Adms. to Mrs. Mary Collins. Mr. John Hamlin, Daniel Marcum and William Sumner to be Overseers.

    Court Record, Page 84 (Vol. VIII) July, 1712: Mrs. Mary Collins of Middletown petitioned this Court for permission to sell some of the land which belonged to her husband Samuel Collins, late of Middletown, Decd, to pay some debts.

    Page 86: Permission to sell to the value of £42-18-00, due to Estate of Mr. Richard Bryan.

    Page 215—4 October, 1714: The Widow now deceased and Adms. not finished. Adms. to Sergt. William Ward of Middletown."

  8. Samuell Collins, in Find A Grave.