Name: COLLINS, URIAS or URIAH
Rank: Private
Enlisted: 7 October 1861 at Westville, Dale County
Service History: 
Date of Birth: abt 1840 Place of Birth: North Carolina
Date of Death: 16 November 1861 (of typhoid) Place of Death: Centreville, Virginia
Buried: Virginia
Father: Uriah David Collins (b 1808 in North Carolina, d abt 1857 in Dale County, Alabama)
Mother: Aquilla Johnston (b 1817 in North Carolina, daughter of Whitmill Johnston and Elizabeth Messer, married 8 January 1839 in Johnston County, North Carolina) She was the sister of Whitmill Marion Johnston
Spouse(s): Not married
Children: None
Occupation: Farmer
Residence(s): 
Other: Never paid. He is entitled to commutation for clothing from the time enlisted to the time he died. He is indebted to the Confederate States for stoppages on account of clothing drawn to the amount of nothing. Enlisted by Capt Brooks.
On muster roll as Uriah; 1850 Census as Urias D.; 1860 Census as Uriah, and has a 5 year old brother also named Uriah D. 
Nephew of Whitmill Marion Johnston
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Submitter: Georgia V. Fleming E-mail: hyacinth@ala.net