Indiana McCaslins

William CollisonAge: 65 years18601926

Name
William Collison
Source: S2743
Birth May 1860 26 23
Birth of a sisterJane Collison
about 1862 (Age 20 months)
Birth of a brotherCharles Edson Collison
about 1865 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a sisterEmma Collison
about 1867 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a sisterGertrude Collison
about 1870 (Age 9 years)
Census 1870 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a sisterMargaret Collison
about 1874 (Age 13 years)
Census 1875 (Age 14 years)
MarriageFrances Emily NaumannView this family
August 15, 1886 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a son
#1
Cecil Leroy Collison
February 7, 1888 (Age 27 years)
Birth of a son
#2
Elwin Lavern (Al) Collison
August 6, 1890 (Age 30 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Birth of a daughter
#3
Bessie Fern Collison
August 3, 1891 (Age 31 years)
Source: S2743
Birth of a daughter
#4
Eva L Collison
May 1893 (Age 33 years)
Birth of a son
#5
Lyle Ervin Collison
March 27, 1896 (Age 35 years)
Birth of a son
#6
Harold Emery Collison
November 27, 1897 (Age 37 years)
Census 1900 (Age 39 years)
Death of a motherHannah Collison
1907 (Age 46 years)
Burial of a motherHannah Collison
1907 (Age 46 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Riverside Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 32782233)
Marriage of a childCecil Leroy CollisonElsie HagedornView this family
June 22, 1910 (Age 50 years)
Death of a fatherReuben Collison
October 20, 1910 (Age 50 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a fatherReuben Collison
after October 20, 1910 (Age 50 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Riverside Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 32782190)
Census 1910 (Age 49 years)
Marriage of a childGeorge Newton (Newton George) McCaslin (McCasland)Bessie Fern CollisonView this family
June 16, 1913 (Age 53 years)

Death April 10, 1926 (Age 65 years)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage:
elder brother
2 years
himself
3 years
younger sister
4 years
younger brother
3 years
younger sister
4 years
younger sister
5 years
younger sister
Family with Frances Emily Naumann - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: August 15, 1886Elmore, Faribault, Minnesota
18 months
son
3 years
son
Elwin Lavern (Al) Collison
Birth: August 6, 1890 30 20Easton, Faribault, Minnesota
Death: August 29, 1977Spokane, Spokane, Washington
1 year
daughter
22 months
daughter
3 years
son
20 months
son
William Robert Lloyd + Frances Emily Naumann - View this family
wife’s husband
wife
Marriage: about 1925

Shared note

In the 1870 US Federal Census for Seward, Winnebago, Illinois, 61-year-old Massachusetts-born housekeeper Harriet Litts owns $3,000 worth of real estate and $500 worth of personal property. Harriet has in her household 34-year-old Canadaian born farmer Reuben Collison, his wife 32-year-old Hannah [Collison] Collison and their children, 12-year-old George E, 10-year-old William, 8-year-old Jane, 5-year-old Edson and 3-year-old Emma. George, William and Jane were born in Canada, and Edson and Emma in Illinois. The Collison's parents were all born in Canada. The relationship between Harriet and the Collisons is unknown.

In the 1875 Minnesota State Census for Elmore, Faribault, Minnesota, 45-year-old [sic] Canadian-born Ruben [sic] and his 38-year-old Canadian-born wife Hannah [Collison] Collison have in their household their children, 18-year-old G.E, [George] 16-year-old William, 13-year-old Jane, 10-year-old Edson, 7-year-old Emma, 5-year-old Gertrude, and 1-year-old Margaret. George, William and Jane were born in Canada, Edson, Emma and Gertrude were born in Illinois, and Margaret in Minnesota.

In the 1900 US Federal Census for Elmore, Faribault, Minnesota, 40-year-old Canadian day laborer William and his 30-year-old Minnesota-born wife Frances E [Newman] Collison have been married 14 years and have had six children, all of whom are living with them. These six Minnesota-born children are 12-year-old Cecil L, 10-year-old Elwin, 9-year-old Bessie, 7-year-old Eva L, 4-year-old Lyle, and 2-year-old Harold E. Cecil, Elwin, Bessie and Eva have attended school nine month of the past year. William, Frances, Cecil, Elwin, Bessie and Eva can read, write and speak English. William has had no months out of work in the past year. He owns the house they live in, free of mortgage. William's parents were born in Canada, while Frances' father was born in Germany and her mother in Canada. The year of William's immigration to the US is not known.

In the 1910 US Federal Census for Elmore, Faribault, Minnesota, 49-year-old Canadian William and his 40-year-old Minnesota-born wife Frances E [Newman] Collison have been married 23 years and have had six children, all of whom are living with them. These six Minnesota-born children are 22-year-old Cecil L, 20-year-old Elwin, 18-year-old Bessie, 16-year-old Eva L, 14-year-old Lyle, and 12-year-old Harold. William is a teamster for a tile factory, Cecil is a general farm laborer, Bessie is a seamstress for a private family, and Eva is a hired girl for a private family. Lyle and Harold have attended school in the past year. Everyone can read write and speak English. The family is living in a house that William owns, free of mortgage, on Henry Street. William's parents were born in Canada, while Frances' father was born in Germany and her mother in Canada.