John Pruitt Collins1

b. 6 December 1847
Last Edited=11 Nov 2012
1st cousin 4 times removed of Joseph Michael Flint
     John Pruitt Collins was born on 6 December 1847 at Georgia.1 He was the son of Archibald Collins and Mary Nix.2

On 21 October 1850 John Pruitt Collins was enumerated in the household of Archibald Collins on the 1850 U. S. census for 85th District, Union County, Georgia as John Collins, 2 years old, birthplace of Georgia. Also enumerated in the household were Mary Nix, Caroline Collins, William Collins, James N Collins, Ivan Carr Collins, Celia Emiline Collins, Sarah Malinda Collins and Thomas F Collins.3


  1. Mayme C. Aydelotie, Descendents of Thompson and Celia Collins, Revised Edition (Fairburn, Georgia: Mayme Collins Aydelotie, 1972), 17; My Grandmother's copy with her hand written notes, May Collins Flint Papers, privately held by Joseph M Flint, Seattle, King County, Washington.
  2. Mayme C. Aydelotie, Descendents of Thompson and Celia Collins, 9.
  3. 1850 U. S. census, Union County, Georgia, population schedule, 85th District, p. 484 (written) p. 242 back (stamped), dwelling 565, family 565, Archabald Collins; digital image, ( : accessed 26 Dec 2010); citing NARA microfilm publication M432, Roll 84.