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William Collier

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Collier, William
Descendant of William Collier. Served as a private in the Sinepuxent Battalion of Worcester County, Maryland under Captain Dale.
Copy of William Collier's service files by Laura Powell Woodward, National number 324081.
(1.) I am the daughter of William B. S. Powell born on September 9th, 1872, in Worcester County, Maryland, died on October 7th, 1933, in Ocean City, Worcester County, Maryland, married on June 20th, 1900, in Ocean City, Worcester County, Maryland to Bessie Estelle Dennis born on August 16th, 1879, in Worcester County, Maryland, died on May 22nd, 1903, in Ocean City, Worcester County, Maryland.
2. The said William B. S. Powell was the child of James Z. Powell, born on May 26th, 1846 in Worcester County, Maryland, died on September 27th, 1908 in Ocean City, Worcester County, Maryland, married on January 21st, 1869 in Worcester County, Maryland to Mary E. Coffin born on July 1st, 1852, in Worcester County, Maryland.
3. The said James Z. Powell was the child of Mary Ann Collier born January 25th, 1825, in Worcester County, Maryland, died on August 5th, 1914, in Worcester County, Maryland, married on August 21st, 1845, in Worcester County, Maryland to William T. Powell, born on June 20th, 1816, in Worcester County, Maryland, died on April 9th, 1877, in Worcester County, Maryland.
4. The said Mary Ann Collier was the child of Kendel Collier born on February 7th, 1791, in Worcester County, Maryland, died on October 14th, 1841, in Worcester County, Maryland, married on April 13th, 1815, in Worcester County, Maryland to Sally G. Johnson born April 15th 1799, in Worcester County, Maryland, died on January 9th, 1854, in Worcester County, Maryland.
Signed M. Elizabeth Powell
The following data were obtained from the Office of the Division of Vital Records and Statistics, Department of Health, of the State of Maryland, 2411 North Charles Street, Baltimore 18, Maryland.
The Certificate of Death #10569 of Captain William B. S. Powell, Registration District No 352, shows that he died on October 7th, 1933, male, white, married; that he was born September 9th, 1872 in Maryland; that his father was James Z. Powell, born in Maryland, that his mother was Eliza Coffin, born in Maryland.....
The Certificate of Death of James Z. Powell shows that he died September 27th, 1908 at Ocean City, Worcester County, Maryland, age 62 years, 4 months, white, male; born in Berlin, Maryland, farmer, residing in Ocean City, Maryland at the time of his death; married, name of wife Eliza Coffin, name of father William T. Powell, born in Worcester County, Maryland; name of mother Mary A. Collier, born in Worcester County, Maryland. Information given by son William B. S. Powell.......
The Maryland Revolutionary War Militia List, on file at the Maryland Historical Society, 201 West Monument Street, Baltimore 1, Maryland, on page 246 shows the following data:
William Collier, member of Captain Dale's Company, 1st Class, #6 on list, Sinepuxent Battalion, classed this 25th day of July, 1780.
I hereby certify that the above data were copied from the sources as stated and are true to the best of my knowledge and belief.
Signed Winifred Harris
Subscribed and sworn to before me a Notary Public in and for the City of Baltimore, State of Maryland, this the 9th day of May, 1956.
Signed Norris Harris
My commission expires
May 7th, 1957.

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