Archibald Collins1

b. circa 1811
Last Edited=31 Jul 2015
3rd great-granduncle of Joseph Michael Flint
     Archibald Collins was born circa 1811 at Buncombe County, North Carolina.1 He was the son of Thompson Collins and Celia Self.1

Archibald Collins married Mary Nix, daughter of William Nix and Susannah Stonecypher, on 3 January 1838.1

Archibald Collins was enumerated on 21 October 1850 as head of household on the 1850 U. S. census for 85th District, Union County, Georgia as Archabald Collins, 39 years old, birthplace of North Carolina, occupation of Farmer, value of real property $300.. Also enumerated in the household were Mary Nix, Caroline Collins, William Collins, James N Collins, Ivan Carr Collins, Celia Emiline Collins, John Pruitt Collins, Sarah Malinda Collins and Thomas F Collins.2

Children of Archibald Collins and Mary Nix


  1. Mayme C. Aydelotie, Descendents of Thompson and Celia Collins, Revised Edition (Fairburn, Georgia: Mayme Collins Aydelotie, 1972), 9; My Grandmother's copy with her hand written notes, May Collins Flint Papers, privately held by Joseph M Flint, Seattle, King County, Washington.
  2. 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.