William Collins[1]

Male Abt 1817 - 1879  (~ 62 years)


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  • Name William Collins 
    Born Abt 1817  Cumberland St., The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Pioneer Register Vol. 26
      Matthew Charlton. born circa 1794, Doncaster, Yorkshire, arrived 17.12.1819, on ship Recovery, convict
      married 30.1.1821, St Phillips Sydney,
      Hannah graves nee-, (government Servant).
      Children;
      1. George Collins, stepson, born 1815, Sydney, (father Thomas Collins)
      2. William Collins, (Stepson), born circa 1816, Sydney, (father Thomas Collins)
      3. Matthew Collins, born 1825, son of Hannah Graves and Matthew Charlton

      Pioneer Book
      Thomas Collins, born circa 1766, died 18.2.1820, Sydney, married (no marriage found) Hannah Graves, nee-, government Servant,
      Children
      1. George , b., circa, 1815, Sydney
      2. William, born, circa 1816, Sydney.


    Gender Male 
    Census 1822  Cumberland St., The Rocks, Sydney Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1822 Convict Muster
    Graves, Hannah, status, ticket of leave, servant, Minstral, sentence 7 years, wife of Matthew Charlton, Sydney
    Graves, George, age 7, born in the Colony
    Graves, William, age 6 years, born in the Colony
    Children of Hannah Graves
    (New South Wales and Tasmania, Australia Convict Musters, 1806-1849) 
    Personal 1825  Pioneer Register Vol. 26 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Pioneer Register Vol. 26
    Matthew Charlton. born circa 1794, Doncaster, Yorkshire, arrived 17.12.1819, on ship Recovery, convict
    married 30.1.1821, St Phillips Sydney,
    Hannah Graves nee-, (government Servant).
    Children;
    1. George Collins, stepson, born 1815, Sydney, (father Thomas Collins)
    2. William Collins, (Stepson), born circa 1816, Sydney, (father Thomas Collins)

    Pioneer Book
    Thomas Collins, born circa 1766, died 18.2.1820, Sydney, married (no marriage found) Hannah Graves, nee-, government Servant,
    Children
    1. George , b., circa, 1815, Sydney
    2. William, born, circa 1816, Sydney.

    Possible Reference
    1828
    New South Wales Census
    Collins, william, born in the colony, age 15, religion Protestant, labourer to David Campbell, Cessnock, district, Luskentyre
    Ref. C1785 
    Census 1825  Sydney Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1825 Convict Muster
    16629. Collins, George, age 11, born in the colony, son of Hannah Greaves, Sydney
    166230.Collins, William , age 8, born in the colony, son of Hannah Greaves, Sydney
    X22854. Greaves, Hannah (Index)
    General Section
    X22854. Graves, free by servitude, ship Minstrel, 1812, 14 years, wife of Matthew Charlton
    X35738. Pate, William, status, convict, shipRecovery, 1819, 14 years, government servant to Hannah Greaves, the Rocks.
    X15433. Charlton, Matthew, age 1, born in the colony, son of Matthew Charlton, Sydney
    (Cross Reference to Matthew Charlton
    Charleton,Matthew, , convict, Recovery, 1819, sentence life, government srvant to his wife, Sydney 
    Died 5 Dec 1879  Grahamstown, New South wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • William's occupation was Labourer
      His parents were unknown
      The Informant of his death was his son Alfred Henry Collins, Grahamstown
      William was born at The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales. He had lived in New South Wales for about 34 years, 28 years in Victoria, and 2 years in South Astralia.
      He was married to Sarah Berringer at age 29 in Sydney.
      Children
      Alfred Henry 36
      William Richard John Berringer, 31 (Twins)
      Australia Louisa Ann 29
      Emily Sarah, 27
      Frederick Augustus, 22
      Ethelinda Ernestine, 19
      Ernest Leopold, 16
      Victor Valantine, 14
      Adolphus Henry, 12
      Violet May, 10
      2 Boys dead
      1 Girl dead

      William Richard Collins had a twin called John Berringer Collins. He died at birth and William Richard Collins became William Richard John Berringer



    Buried 6 Dec 1879  Adelong Cemetery, New South wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Death 13 Dec 1879  Australian Town and Country Journal, New South Wales Find all individuals with events at this location 
    COLLINS - December 5, at Graham Town, near Adelong, Mr. William Collins, late of Victoria, youngest son of the late George Collins, of Cumberland-street, Sydney, ship owner, and stepson of Matthew Charlton, Esq., Sussex-street, Sydney, leaving an affectionate wife and large family to mourn their loss. Beechworth papers please copy.
    Australian Town and Country Journal, New South Wales, Saturday 13 December 1879
    Note
    William Collins was the son of Thomas Collins.
    George Collins was his brother.

    December 13th.- The death at Grahamstown near Adelong of Mr. William Collins late of Victoria, youngest son of the late George Collins of Cumberland Street, Sydney, Ship Owner.
    (The Australian Handbook and Almanic, 1879, 19th Issue)
     
    Death Notice 27 Dec 1879  The Sydney Mail and New South Wales Advertiser, New South Wales Find all individuals with events at this location 
    COLLINS.-December 5, at Grahamstown, near Adelong, Mr. William Collins, late of Myrtleford, Victoria, youngest son of the late George Collins, Cumberland-street, Sydney, stepson of Matthew Charlton, Esq., Sussex-street, Sydney, leaving an affectionate wife and large family to mourn their loss.
    The Sydney Mail and New South Wales Advertiser, New South Wales, Saturday 27 December 1879

     
    Death Notice 31 Dec 1879  The Sydney Morning Herald, New South Wales Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Dec. 5, Grahamstown, William Collins.
    The Sydney Morning Herald, New South Wales, Wednesday, 31 December 1879
     
    Person ID I13552  Hickey, List, Bundesen, Thomsen, Jensen, Jessen
    Last Modified 28 Aug 2016 

    Father Thomas Collins,   b. 17 Jul 1764?, London, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1820, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 55 years) 
    Mother Hannah (Wife of William/Grave Graves) Wane/Grave/ Graves,   b. Circa 1785 - 1790, Cumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Sep 1828, Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 38 years) 
    Family ID F4728  Group Sheet

    Family Sarah Berringer,   b. 25 Feb 1823, Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Dec 1891, Cootamundra, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 13 Mar 1845  St. Lawrence's Church, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Marriage Certificate Number 132 V30B
      William Collins and Sarah Berringer were married on 13 Mar 1845 by Licence in St Lawrence Church, Sydney. William's abode was Murrumbidgee. Sarah was a spinster and her abode was St Lawrence Parish. The Minister was William H. Walsh
      The witnesses were Peter X Hanslow of George Street, Sydney, and Ann Huff of Castlereagh Styreet, Sydney. The Groom signed with his Mark.
    Marriage 18 Mar 1845  The Sydney Morning Herald, New South Wales Find all individuals with events at this location 
    MARRIED. By special license, at St. Lawrence's Church on the 13th instant, by the Rev. Mr. Walsh, William Collins, of Goulburn, to Miss Sarah Berringer, of Sydney.
    The Sydney Morning Herald, New South
    Wales, Tuesday 18 March 1845
     
    Children 
    +1. Alfred Henry Collins,   b. 30 Jan 1845, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1930, Burragong District Hospital, Young, New South Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     2. George Frederick Collins,   b. 8 Apr 1846, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1847, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
    +3. William Richard John Berringer Collins,   b. 11 Jun 1847, Murrumbidgee River, , New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jul 1908, Gundagai Hospital, Gundagai, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
    +4. Australia Ann Louisa Collins,   b. 21 Apr 1849, Gawler, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1888, Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years)
    +5. Emily Sarah Collins,   b. 19 Aug 1851, Warerville, Adeliade, South Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Aug 1935, Grahamstown, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     6. Harriet Augusta Collins,   b. 9 Oct 1853, Collingwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1859, Prahran, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 5 years)
    +7. Frederick Alexander Augustus Collins,   b. 4 Aug 1855, North Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Sep 1935, Auckland, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     8. Walter Robert Jordan Collins,   b. 26 Nov 1859, Taradale, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1859, Taradale, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    +9. Ethelinda Ernestina Collins,   b. 16 Aug 1860, Myrtleford, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Mar 1912, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
     10. Ernest Leopold Collins,   b. 6 Jan 1862, Myrtleford, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Feb 1927, Sacred Heart Hospice, Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     11. Victor Valentine Collins,   b. 14 Feb 1864, Beechworth, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Apr 1962, Papakura, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 98 years)
     12. Sidney Adolphus Henry Collins,   b. 1866, Beechworth, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jun 1909, Otaika, Whangarei, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)
     13. Violet May Collins,   b. 5 Jun 1870, Bowman's Forest, Beechworth, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 12 Aug 2016 
    Family ID F4729  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S115] Trove.


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