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COLLIER Lewis "Jesse"

COLLIER Lewis "Jesse"

Male 1876 - 1962  (85 years)

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  • Name COLLIER Lewis "Jesse"  [1
    Born 27 Sep 1876  , Edgar Springs, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    1880 U.S. Census 1 Jun 1880  , Edgar Springs, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Age: 3y 
    • He was recorded as the son of Amos Collier and was 3 years old at the time of this census. Missouri was his reported birthplace.
    1880 U.S. census, Missouri, Phelps County, Edgar Springs [COLLIER, Amos C.]
    1880 U.S. census, Missouri, Phelps County, Edgar Springs [COLLIER, Amos C.]
    1900 U.S. Census 1 Jun 1900  , Spring Creek Twp., Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Age: 23y 
    • He was recorded as the son of Agnes Collier, and 23 years old at the time of this census. His birthdate was recorded as Sept 1876. Missouri is his reported birthplace.
    1900 U.S. census, Missouri, Phelps County, Spring Creek [MARSH, James & COLLIER, Agnes A]
    1900 U.S. census, Missouri, Phelps County, Spring Creek [MARSH, James & COLLIER, Agnes A]
    News Item 30 Apr 1903  , Yancy Mills, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • -- L.J. Collier purchased a team of horses from John Perry last week [23 Apr 1903].
      -- L.J. Collier will soon depart for St. Louis.

      [transcribed from the Rolla Herald-Democrat by Kathy Kult]
    1910 U.S. Census 15 Apr 1910  , Spring Creek Twp., Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Age: 34y 
    • He was recorded as the son of Agnes Collier, widowered, and 34 years old at the time of this census. Missouri was his reported birthplace, as well as that of his father and mother.
    1910 U.S. census, Missouri, Phelps County, Spring Creek [COLLIER, Agnes, MARSH, George, & ARTHUR, George]
    1910 U.S. census, Missouri, Phelps County, Spring Creek [COLLIER, Agnes, MARSH, George, & ARTHUR, George]
    Signature 12 Sep 1918  , Rolla, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Signature, COLLIER, Lewis Jesse
    Signature, COLLIER, Lewis Jesse
    Physical Description medium height, medium build, blue eyes, red hair  [7
    Occupation U.S. Military WWI Veteran  [7
    Military Draft Registration 12 Sep 1918  , Rolla, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Age: 41y 
    MILITARY, WWI, Registration Card, [COLLIER, Lewis Jesse]
    MILITARY, WWI, Registration Card, [COLLIER, Lewis Jesse]
    1920 U.S. Census 1 Jan 1920  , St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Age: 40y 
    • He was recorded as the head of household, widowered, and 40 years old at the time of this census. His occupation was "Laborer", and Missouri was his reported birthplace, as well as that of his father and mother.
    1920 U.S. census, Missouri, St. Louis (Independent City), Ward 2 [COLLIER, Louis]
    1920 U.S. census, Missouri, St. Louis (Independent City), Ward 2 [COLLIER, Louis]
    Occupation 9 Jan 1920  [9
    laborer in a brass foundry 
    1930 U.S. Census 1 Apr 1930  , Spring Creek Twp., Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Age: 52y 
    • He was recorded as a lodger in the household of John M. Phelps, and was 52 years old at the time of this census. Missouri was his reported birthplace, as well as that of both his father and mother.
    1930 U.S. census, Missouri, Phelps County, Spring Creek [COLLIER, L Jesse]
    1930 U.S. census, Missouri, Phelps County, Spring Creek [COLLIER, L Jesse]
    FindAGrave
    Died 11 Jun 1962  , Rolla, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Death Certificate of COLLIER, Lewis Jesse
    Death Certificate of COLLIER, Lewis Jesse
    Buried Edgar Springs Cemetery, Edgar Springs, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Gravestone for COLLIER, Lewis Jesse
    Gravestone for COLLIER, Lewis Jesse
    Transcription:
    FATHER | L. JESSE COLLIER
    SEPT. 27, 1876 | JUNE 11, 1962
    Photographed by Kathy Kult on 7 October 2005
    Person ID I1215  Kult-Lawhorn-Case-Collier Family Tree | Collier Branch
    Last Modified 25 May 2016 

    Father COLLIER Amos C.,   b. 28 Mar 1840, , Lebanon, Pulaski [later Laclede] County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Nov 1882, , Edgar Springs, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years) 
    Mother WRIGHT Agnes Ann,   b. 21 Jan 1850, , Yancy Mills, Pulaski [later Phelps] County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jan 1915, Oak St. between 6th & 7th, Rolla, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 13 Sep 1874  , Rolla, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Marriage of COLLIER, Amos and WRIGHT, Agnes Ann
    Marriage of COLLIER, Amos and WRIGHT, Agnes Ann

    Transcription:

    Collier to Wright

    State of Missouri }
    County of Phelps } ss.

    This Certifies That Amos Collier and Agnes A. Wright of Phelps Co in the State of Mo were at said County, by me joined together in Holy Mat-
    rimony on the 13th day of Sept AD 1874.

    John A Sally
    County Justice

    Filed for Record }
    Sept 16, 1874 }

    Photos
    Family of COLLIER, Amos C.
    Family of COLLIER, Amos C.
    (L-R) Lewis Jesse, Amos C., John Henson, and Agnes Ann (Wright) Collier

    SOURCE: Phelps County Missouri Heritage, Volume 1, page 91
    Family ID F595  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family MARSH Keziah Elizabeth,   b. 15 Aug 1882, , Yancy Mills, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jan 1910, , Yancy Mills, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years) 
    Married 6 Jan 1905  James Marsh house, Yancy Mills, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [14, 15
    Marriage License of COLLIER, Lewis Jesse and MARSH, Bessie
    Marriage License of COLLIER, Lewis Jesse and MARSH, Bessie
    Marriage Application of Louis Jessie COLLIER and Bessie E. MARSH
    Marriage Application of Louis Jessie COLLIER and Bessie E. MARSH
    Children 
    +1. COLLIER Tartan Wright,   b. 10 Nov 1905, , Yancy Mills, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Sep 1988, , Rolla, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    +2. COLLIER Mary Frances,   b. 20 Oct 1908, , Yancy Mills, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 2001, , Rolla, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
    Photos
    COLLIER, Jesse & Bessie
    COLLIER, Jesse & Bessie
    SOURCE: Private photo collection of Martha Kult
    Last Modified 4 Jul 2009 
    Family ID F411  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Sep 1876 - , Edgar Springs, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1880 U.S. Census - Age: 3y - 1 Jun 1880 - , Edgar Springs, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1900 U.S. Census - Age: 23y - 1 Jun 1900 - , Spring Creek Twp., Phelps County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNews Item - 30 Apr 1903 - , Yancy Mills, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 Jan 1905 - James Marsh house, Yancy Mills, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1910 U.S. Census - Age: 34y - 15 Apr 1910 - , Spring Creek Twp., Phelps County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsSignature - 12 Sep 1918 - , Rolla, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Draft Registration - Age: 41y - 12 Sep 1918 - , Rolla, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1920 U.S. Census - Age: 40y - 1 Jan 1920 - , St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1930 U.S. Census - Age: 52y - 1 Apr 1930 - , Spring Creek Twp., Phelps County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 Jun 1962 - , Rolla, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Edgar Springs Cemetery, Edgar Springs, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    COLLIER, Jesse & Bessie
    COLLIER, Jesse & Bessie
    SOURCE: Private photo collection of Martha Kult
    Mary Kay Kult and her Great-Grandfather, Lewis Jesse Collier
    (At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.)
    COLLIER, Jesse & Tart
    COLLIER, Jesse & Tart
    SOURCE: Private photo collection of Martha Kult
    COLLIER, Lewis 'Jesse'
    COLLIER, Lewis "Jesse"
    Family of COLLIER, Amos C.
    Family of COLLIER, Amos C.
    (L-R) Lewis Jesse, Amos C., John Henson, and Agnes Ann (Wright) Collier

    SOURCE: Phelps County Missouri Heritage, Volume 1, page 91

  • Sources 
    1. [S34] Case, Mary Ruth. "The Case/Collier Family Genealogy." Supplied by compiler, Rolla, Missouri.

    2. [S787] Primary Source unavailable.
      Phelps County started recording births in 1883, therefore no birth record is available from Phelps County records.

    3. [S177] Missouri. Phelps County. 1880 U.S. census, population schedule. Digital images. Ancestry.com. http://www.ancestry.com : 2007 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S733] Missouri. Phelps County. 1900 U.S. census, population schedule. Digital images. Ancestry.com. http://www.ancestry.com : 2007 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S646] Missouri. Rolla. The Rolla Herald-Democrat. 30 Apr 1903.

    6. [S740] Missouri. Phelps County. 1910 U.S. census, population schedule. Digital images. Ancestry.com. http://www.ancestry.com : 2007 (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S154] "U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918." Database and digital images. Ancestry.com, (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 2006-present), Lewis Jesse Collier, serial no. 372, order no. a609, Draft Board 0, Rolla, Phelps County, Missouri; citing World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, NARA microfilm publication M1509, roll 1683498 (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S259] Missouri. St. Louis (Independent City). 1920 U.S. census, population schedule. Digital images. Ancestry.com. http://www.ancestry.com : 2007 (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S259] Missouri. St. Louis (Independent City). 1920 U.S. census, population schedule. Digital images. Ancestry.com. http://www.ancestry.com : 2007.

    10. [S752] Missouri. Phelps County. 1930 U.S. census, population schedule. Digital images. Ancestry.com. http://www.ancestry.com : 2007 (Reliability: 3).

    11. [S801] Missouri. Department of Health and Senior Services. Certificates of Death. Bureau of Vital Statistics. Jefferson City. (Reliability: 3).

    12. [S518] Edgar Springs Cemetery (Edgar Springs, Phelps County, Missouri; LAT/LON N37.7087° W-91.86735°; from Rolla, Missouri, take Rt. 63 south for 20 miles to Edgar Springs; then turn left (east) onto State Hwy M (Broadway Street), then turn left onto 1st street to the north; Edgar Springs Cemetery is on the right). Grave markers, L. Jesse Collier marker; personally read and photographed, 7 October 2005 (Reliability: 3).

    13. [S912] Missouri. Phelps County."Marriages." MSA microfilm C20224 (Vol A, pp 200-end, 1857-1867; Vol 1, pp 1-300, 1867-1881; Index). Missouri State Archives, Jefferson City., (1867-1881), 1:224, entry for Amos COLLIER and Agnes Ann Wright, 13 September 1874; MSA microfilm C20224, Missouri State Archives, Jefferson City (Reliability: 3).

    14. [S913] Missouri. Phelps County."Marriages." MSA microfilm C20225 (Vol 1, pp 301-end, 1867-1881; Vol 2, 1880-1881; Vol 3, 1881-1888; Vol 4, 1888-1891; Vol 5, 1895-1901; Vol 6, 1897-1907; Vol 7, 1901-1906, Vol 8, pp 1-455, 1907-1913). Missouri State Archives, Jefferson City, (1901-1906), 7:310, entry for Louis Jesse Collier and Keziah Elizabeth "Bessie" Marsh, 6 January 1905; MSA microfilm C20225, Missouri State Archives, Jefferson City (Reliability: 3).

    15. [S914] Missouri. Phelps County."Marriage Applications." MSA microfilm C41802 (Box 1/F21, 1903-07 to 1903-12; Box 2/F1 - Box 2/F5, 1904-01 to 1907-06). Missouri State Archives, Jefferson City, (Jan 1904 - Jun 1907; Box 2/F1 - Box 2/F5), entry for Lewis Jesse COLLIER and Bessie MARSH, 6 Jan 2905; MSA microfilm C41802, Missouri State Archives, Jefferson City (Reliability: 3).