Collins Family History & Genealogy
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Collins Surname History
Lily Collins, Phil Collins, and Eddie Collins have been suggested as famous members of the Collins family but none of their accomplishments have been listed. In addition, the history and country of origin of the Collins family, as well as the origin and the meaning of the surname Collins have yet to be shared on this page.
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Collins Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Collins can be very difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Collins may be in dispute as result of whether the name came about naturally and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of names that are based on a professional trade, which can come into being in multiple countries independently (such as the family name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Collins Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Collins come may come from a profession, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these craft-based family names may be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is useful to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its early ancestors. Many modern names like Collins are inspired by religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and so forth. In many cases these names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Worthy of praise".
Collins Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Collins were transliterated based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have led to misspellings of Collins. Family names like Collins vary in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across villages, family lines, and countries across time. Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Collins last name are important to understanding the etymology of the name.
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Collins Family Tree
Here are a few of the Collins biographies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Collinses
- Elizabeth Freeman Collins
- Ina Mae Collins 1897 - ?
- Edith Collins 1898 - ?
- Pauline Collins
- Scott Arlo Collins 1878 - ?
- Mary Alice Collins 1873 - ?
- Lena V. Collins Abernathy 1895 - ?
- Virgil Collins
- Margaret A McLinn Collins 1914 - ?
- E.R. Collins
Famous People named Collins
The following have been suggested as famous members of the Collins family:
- Lily Collins
- Phil Collins
- Eddie Collins