Etta Frances Blackmer

#342, b. 18 September 1867, d. 16 February 1901
FatherJames Alexander Blackmer b. 26 Jan 1839, d. 14 Jun 1913
MotherAnn B Douglass b. 21 Mar 1844, d. 11 Feb 1914


Howard Louis Collins b. Sep 1864, d. 23 Oct 1936


     Etta Frances Blackmer was born on 18 September 1867 at Otisco, Ionia, Mich; Per family search labs, death record, marriage record, and census. She married Howard Louis Collins, son of Charles Erving/Erwin Collins and Elida Jane Sadler, on 8 October 1889 at Pewano, Ionia, Mich; Per family search labs. Etta Frances Blackmer died on 16 February 1901 at Hamlin, Eaton, Mich, at age 33; Per seeking michigan, listed as "ELTA". She was buried on 18 December 1901 at Rosehill Cemetery Eaton Rapids, Eaton, Mich.1,2

Other Events

     Etta and her daughters appeared in the census of 1900 twice: first in Hamlin, Eaton Co, on June 7th, with her husband and his parents; and second in Lyons, Ionia Co, on June 11th, with her parents.
Etta Frances Blackmer and Harriet Marian Blackmer were sisters. Their husbands were brothers.
ChartsMale Descendants of John Collins
Descendants of Thaddeus Collins
Leslie Collins-Winnifred Collins
Thad + 4G
Thad + 5G


Y-DNA Spouse
F-A-G Memorial Found


  1. Find A Grave Memorial.
  2. Rosehill Cemetery, Block G, Lot 58, Lat 42D 29.826M North, Long 84D 39.770M West.
  3. US Census 1880, Lyons, Ionia Co, MI, Series T9, Roll 584, Page 182, ED 97, Sheet 18B, FN 193, Line 25, 12 Jun 1880.
  4. US Census 1900, Hamlin, Eaton Co, MI, Series T623, Roll 709, Page 204, ED 74, Sheet 03B, FN 68, Line 74, 7 Jun 1900.
  5. US Census 1900, Lyons, Ionia Co, MI, Series T623, Roll 717, Page 175, ED 17, Sheet 05B, FN 95, Line 73, 11 Jun 1900.