Henry Collins1,2,3,4,5,6

#3056, b. circa 1606, d. February 1686/87


     Henry Collins was born at London, England, circa 1606. He died in February 1686/87 at Lynn, Essex, Mass. He was buried in February 1686/87 at Western Burial Groung Cemetery Lynn, Essex, Mass.7

Other Events

     Henry Collins emigrated from England to Lynn, Essex, Mass., on the Abigail in 1635.8 Henry Collins became a Freeman at Boston, Suffolk, Mass., on 9 March 1636/37.9 Henry was a starch maker.


Y-DNA Male
F-A-G Memorial Found


  1. James Savage, A Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England, 4 vols. (Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1860-1862), 1:434.
  2. Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages Prior to 1700, 3 vols. (Boston: NEHGS, 2011), 1:356.
  3. Martin E. Hollick, New Englanders in the 1600s (Boston: NEHGS, 2012), 056.
  4. Meredith B. Colket, Jr, Founders of Early American Families, 2nd rev. ed. (Cleveland: Order of the Founders and Patriots of America, 2002), 077.
  5. Robert Charles Anderson, The Great Migration: Immigrants to New England, 1634-1635, 7 vols., (Boston: NEHGS, 1999-2011), 2:164-69.
  6. Caroline Martino and Marcia Lindberg, "Henry Collins of Lynn and his Descendants," The Essex Genealogist 10 (1990):145-52.
  7. Find A Grave Memorial.
  8. Robert Charles Anderson, The Great Migration Directory (Boston: NEHGS, 2015), 074.
  9. Nathaniel B. Shurtleff, Records of the Governor and Company of the Massachusetts Bay in New England, 1628-1686, 5 vols. in 6 (Boston: The Legislature, 1853-1854), 1:373.