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Descendants of John Collins

Generation No. 4


      6. John4 Collins (William3, John2, John1) was born Abt. 1642 in Isle of Wight Co., VA, and died January 16, 1693 in Isle of Wight Co., VA (Source: Anst File#: S3JF-CC.). He married Eleanor Oliver Bef. 1665 in Isle of Wight Co., VA, daughter of John Oliver and Ellen Unknown. She was born July 2, 1648 in Isle of Wight Co., VA, and died Bef. December 10, 1694 in Isle of Wight Co., VA (Source: Anst File#: S3JF-45 & 1VTF-67.).

Notes for John Collins:
1665: John Collins, son of William of Maidstone, England, married Eleanor Oliver, daughter of John Oliver, as seen by court proceedings related to the will of John Oliver filed in Isle of Wight Co., VA. Sources: 1) Historical Southern Families by John Bennett Boddie, and 2) DeLoach of Isle of Wight and North and South Carolina.

Notes for Eleanor Oliver:
1652: Eleanor's father, John Oliver, was bound for England when he made his will on April 19, 1652, recorded June 16, 1655, and evidently never returned from England. He mentions wife Ellen and gave his son John and two daughters land at Blackwater (Book 2-79). Gov. Berkeley had granted John Oliver 300 acres on the Blackwater on July 2, 1650 (Book 17c-541). On January 5, 1666, John Collins who married Eleanor, daughter of John Oliver, and John Wakefield who married Mary, youngest daughter of John Oliver, deeded, with their wife's consent, this 300 acres to John Branch. Sources: 1) Historical Southern Families Volume II by John Bennett Boddie, and 2) DeLoach of Isle of Wight and North and South Carolina.
     
Children of John Collins and Eleanor Oliver are:
+ 8 i.   John5 Collins, born Abt. 1666 in Isle of Wight Co., VA; died Abt. 1748 in King & Queen Co., VA.
+ 9 ii.   Joseph Collins, Sr., born Abt. 1668 in Courtland, Isle of Wight Co., VA; died May 3, 1748 in King & Queen Co., VA.
+ 10 iii.   William Collins, born Abt. 1670 in Isle of Wight Co., VA; died Aft. 1720 in Essex Co., VA.
+ 11 iv.   Thomas Collins, Sr., born Abt. 1675 in Isle of Wight Co., VA; died Abt. 1748 in King & Queen Co., VA.
  12 v.   Eleanor Collins, born Abt. 1678 in Isle of Wight Co., VA; died Abt. 1750 in Brunswick Co., VA (Source: LDS.). She married William Michael DeLoach Abt. 1700 in Isle of Wight Co., VA (Source: LDS.); born Abt. 1677 in Isle of Wight Co., VA; died Abt. 1746 in Brunswick Co., VA (Source: LDS.).


      7. William4 Collins (William3, John2, John1) was born Abt. 1647 in Isle of Wight Co., VA, and died Bef. 1687 in Isle of Wight Co., VA. He married Ann King Abt. 1665 in Isle Of Wight Co., VA. She was born Abt. 1651 in Isle Of Wight Co., VA, and died Abt. 1700 in Isle Of Wight Co., VA.

Notes for William Collins:
1665: William married Ann Wilds widow of Thomas Wilds in Isle of Wight Co.
1687: The administer of William's estate was Alexander Murray, who married William's widow, Ann King Wilds Collins.

Notes for Ann King:
Ann's probate record: Individual=John Collins, Location=Isle Of Wight, Record Type=Probate, Record ID=21213, Description=Son, Prove Date=Feb 10, 1700, Book Page=2-434. Remarks: Ann Murray, Age 49, Nuncupative, proven by Francis Parker and Robert King. Leg: son John Collins, daughter Ann Collins, daughter Martha Murray, daughter Mary Murray, last two named daughters to live with their uncle Robert King. Source: Probate Record extracted from microfilmed copies of the original Will Book.
     
Children of William Collins and Ann King are:
  13 i.   John5 Collins, born Abt. 1667.
  14 ii.   Ann Collins, born Abt. 1671.


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