Frederick Wilson/Wade Collins

#169, b. 14 February 1826, d. circa 1893
FatherMoses Foster Collins b. 22 May 1795, d. 14 Jul 1878
MotherMary Wade b. 18 Sep 1799, d. 11 Aug 1870


Mary Eliza McDowell b. c 1830, d. 1905


     Frederick Wilson/Wade Collins was born on 14 February 1826 at Rose, Wayne, NY; Per census.1 He married Mary Eliza McDowell, daughter of Samuel Drake McDowell and Charlotte Merrill, on 22 February 1849 at Pittsfield, Washtenaw, Mich. Frederick Wilson/Wade Collins died circa 1893; Per SD State Legislative records. He was buried on 22 October 1893 at Collins Cemetery Willow Lake, Clark, SD.2

Other Events

     In 1834, Frederick Wilson/Wade Collins and his family moved from Rose, Wayne, NY, to Pittsfield, Washtenaw, Mich.3
Frederick served in the Michigan State House of Representatives for the first district in Barry County in 1873-1874. He also served in the South Dakota State House of Representatives from Clark County in 1889-1890.
Frederick Wilson/Wade Collins and Mary Lovina Collins were siblings. Their spouses were siblings.

Time Line

Birth1826, Rose, Wayne, NY1
Census1830, Rose, Wayne, NYMoses Foster Collins4
Move-to1834, Pittsfield, Washtenaw, MichMoses Foster Collins3
Census1840, Pittsfield, Washtenaw, MichMoses Foster Collins5
Marriage1849, Pittsfield, Washtenaw, MichMary Eliza McDowell
Census1850, Pulaski, Jackson, MichMary Eliza McDowell6
Birth of Daughter1854, MichHarriet Collins
Birth of Son1858, MichCharles/Chester Collins
Census1860, Leighton, Allegan, MichMary Eliza McDowell7
Birth of Son1861, Leighton, Allegan, MichDaniel Drake Collins
Birth of Daughter1863, MichJessie Mary Collins
Census1870, Thornapple, Barry, MichMary Eliza McDowell8
Census1880, Thornapple, Barry, MichMary Eliza McDowell9
Deathc 1893
Burial1893, Collins Cemetery Willow Lake, Clark, SD2
ChartsDescendants of Jonathan Wade
Male Descendants of John Collins
Descendants of Thaddeus Collins
Descendants of Samuel Drake McDowell
Thad + 2G
Thad + 3G
Thad + 4G
Thad + 5G
Daniel (11)
Mary (20)


Y-DNA Male
F-A-G Memorial Found


  1. Alfred S Roe, Rose Neighborhood Sketches, Wayne County, New York (Worcester, Mass: The Author, 1893), Pages 154-155.
  2. Find A Grave Memorial.
  3. Roe, Rose Neighborhood Sketches, Page 155.
  4. US Census 1830, Rose, Wayne Co, NY, Series M19, Roll 117, Page 172, Line 10, 1 Jun 1830.
  5. US Census 1840, Pittsfield, Washtenaw Co, MI, Series M704, Roll 211, Page 125, Line 06, 1 Jun 1840.
  6. US Census 1850, Pulaski, Jackson Co, MI, Series M432, Roll 352, Page 248, Sheet 495, FN 379, Line 36, 30 Jul 1850.
  7. US Census 1860, Leighton, Allegan Co, MI, Series M653, Roll 535, Page 490, Sheet 228, FN 1785, Line 13, 18 Jul 1860.
  8. US Census 1870, Thornapple, Barry Co, MI, Series M593, Roll 661, Page 269, Sheet 06, FN 43, Line 30, 9 Aug 1870.
  9. US Census 1880, Thornapple, Barry Co, MI, Series T9, Roll 570, Page 058, ED 36, Sheet 10B, FN 101, Line 15, 8 Jun 1880.