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Amos C. COLLIER

Male 1840 - 1882  (42 years)


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  • Sources

    (Reliability ratings:
      0=Unreliable   1=Questionable   2=Secondary   3=Primary)

    1. [S34] Mary Ruth Case, "The Case/Collier Family Genealogy ," compiled 10 Dec 1990, supplied 2004 by Case, Rolla, Missouri; no specific documentation for any piece of data. (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S207] Phelps County Genealogical Society (Mo.), Phelps County Missouri Heritage, Vol. I, (Rolla, Missouri : Phelps County Genealogical Society, 1992), p. 91.

    3. [S787] Primary Source unavailable, Unfortunately, the Pulaski County Courthouse burned down in 1903 and no records survived, therefore no birth record is available from Pulaski County records.

    4. [S575] 1840 U.S. census, Greene County, Missouri, no township, p. 256 (stamped), line 1, Jesse Collier household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 28 May 2006); citing National Archives microfilm publication M704, roll 223. (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S178] 1860 U.S. census, Webster County, Missouri, population schedule, Washington Township, p. 25 (penned), dwelling 156, family 156, William T. Burford household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 11 August 2005); citing National Archives microfilm publication M653, roll 660. (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S717] 1860 U.S. census, Laclede County, Missouri, population schedule, Union Township, p. 96 (penned), dwelling 579, family 2, Jesse Collier household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 29 May 2006); citing National Archives microfilm publication M653, roll 627. (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S1155] Compiled Service Records of Confederate Soldiers Who Served in Organizations from the State of Missouri, microfilm publication M322, 193 rolls (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Service), roll 54, CSR for Amos C. Collier, Pvt., Co. B, 9th (Elliott's) Missouri Cavalry. (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S300] "Soldiers and Sailors Database, The Civil War," database, U.S. National Park Service (http://www.nps.gov/civilwar/soldiers-and-sailors-database.htm : 2007-present : entry for Amos Collier, Pvt., Co. B, 9 (Elliott's) Mo. Cav., Confederate; Regiment Name : 9 (Elliott's) Missouri Cavalry Side : Confederate Company : B Soldier's Rank_In : Private Soldier's Rank_Out : Private Film Number : M380 roll 3. (Reliability: 2).

    9. [S943] "U.S. Civil War Prisoner of War Records, 1861-1865," database with images, Ancestry.com (https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/1124/ : accessed 18 March 2010), entry for "Amos Collier," confederate; citing Confederate Prisoners of War, 1861-1865; (National Archives Microfilm Publication M598, 145 rolls); War Department Collection of Confederate Records, Record Group 109; National Archives, Washington, D.C.. (Reliability: 3).

    10. [S1189] 1876 Missouri State census, Phelps County, Township 34, p. 128, lines 20-23, Amos Collier household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 6 May 2019); citing Missouri State Census collection, Jefferson City, MO : Missouri State Archives. (Reliability: 3).

    11. [S177] 1880 U.S. census, Phelps County, Missouri, population schedule, Edgar Springs, enumeration district (ED) 128, p. 9 (penned), p. 398A (stamped), dwelling 80, family 83, Amos Collier household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 12 June 2005); citing National Archives microfilm publication T9, roll 709. (Reliability: 3).

    12. [S54] "Amos C. Collier," obituary, The Herald (Rolla, Missouri), 16 Nov 1882, p. 3, col. 3, half way down the page; MST Periodical Microfilm roll 071.78594 R647h 1881 (Jan)/1884 (Dec), Missouri S&T Library, Western Historical Manuscript Collection, Missouri University of Science & Technology, Rolla, Missouri, (Reliability: 3).

    13. [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), personally read and photographed, (Reliability: 3).

    14. [S54] "Amos C. Collier," obituary, The Herald (Rolla, Missouri), 16 Nov 1882, p. 3, col. 3, half way down the page; MST Periodical Microfilm roll 071.78594 R647h 1881 (Jan)/1884 (Dec), Missouri S&T Library, Western Historical Manuscript Collection, Missouri University of Science & Technology, Rolla, Missouri, (Reliability: 2).

    15. [S787] Primary Source unavailable, Phelps County started recording deaths in 1883, therefore no death record is available from Phelps County records..

    16. [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), joint grave marker for Amos (father) and Anna Laura (daughter) Collier; personally read and photographed, 7 October 2005. (Reliability: 3).

    17. [S34] Mary Ruth Case, "The Case/Collier Family Genealogy ," compiled 10 Dec 1990, supplied 2004 by Case, Rolla, Missouri; no specific documentation for any piece of data.

    18. [S912] Phelps County, Missouri, "Marriages", (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).



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