Robert MCay1

b. circa 1826
Last Edited=11 Nov 2012
     Robert MCay was also known as Bob McCoy.2 He was born circa 1826 at Georgia.1

On 21 October 1850 Robert MCay was enumerated in the household of Thompson Collins on the 1850 U. S. census for 85th District, Union County, Georgia as Robert McCay, 24 years old, birthplace of Georgia, occupation of Farmer. Also enumerated in the household were Celia Self, Nancy Collins, Olive Collins and Ivan Kimsey Collins.1

Robert MCay married Olive Collins, daughter of Thompson Collins and Celia Self, circa 1852.2


  1. 1850 U. S. census, Union County, Georgia, population schedule, 85th District, p. 484 (written) p. 242 back (stamped) and p. 485 (written) p. 243 (stamped), dwelling 566, family 566, Thompson Collins; digital image, ( : accessed 26 Dec 2010); citing NARA microfilm publication M432, Roll 84.
  2. Mayme C. Aydelotie, Descendents of Thompson and Celia Collins, Revised Edition (Fairburn, Georgia: Mayme Collins Aydelotie, 1972), 13; My Grandmother's copy with her hand written notes, May Collins Flint Papers, privately held by Joseph M Flint, Seattle, King County, Washington.