Celia Collins1

b. circa 1826
Last Edited=17 Nov 2012
3rd great-grandaunt of Joseph Michael Flint
     Celia Collins was born circa 1826 at Habersham County, Georgia.2 She was the daughter of Thompson Collins and Celia Self.2

Celia Collins married James West on 31 December 1842 at Union County, Georgia.1

On 21 October 1850 Celia Collins was enumerated in the household of James West on the 1850 U. S. census for 85th District, Union County, Georgia as Celia West, 23 years old, birthplace of Georgia. Could not read or write. Also enumerated in the household were William West, John West, Soloman West and Thompson West.3

Children of Celia Collins and James West


  1. Mayme C. Aydelotie, Descendents of Thompson and Celia Collins, Revised Edition (Fairburn, Georgia: Mayme Collins Aydelotie, 1972), 12; 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. 485 (written) p. 243 (stamped) and , p. 486 (written) p. 243 Baxk (stamped), dwelling 573, family 573, James West; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 26 Dec 2010); citing NARA microfilm publication M432, Roll 84.